"A large pool set within the grounds of the old Randlay Brickworks"
Randlay Pool is set within the outskirts of the Telford Town Park. The pool was the former main water source used by the former Randlay Brickworks.
The pool is longer than it is wide, and can only be fished on one side due to the other side belonging to the council and Telford Town Park.
Randlay Pool has a good mixed list of species with good numbers of silvers as well as carp.
Randlay Pool is not an "easy" water, but those that put the time in and find the fish have great results.
See below for more details of Randlay Pool.
Species Of Fish In Randlay Pool
Here's a list of what you can expect to catch fishing Randlay Pool.
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Common Carp and Mirror Carp
Depth Of The Randlay Pool
The Pool ranges from 2-14 ft maximum depth (by the tower).
Parking At The Randlay Pool
Parking for Randlay Pool can be accessed at the Telford Town Park and in Stirchley residential area (providing it is not private property) however, there will be some walking involved due to the location of the pool.
There is a small parking area near the pool however, this can only be granted via special request and is for those who are "Blue badge" holders.
Is Randlay Pool Disabled Friendly?
Getting to the pool is not disabled friendly unless you have a special parking permit. Many of the pegs require access via a mud path that is very narrow in places.
All anglers fishing TAA waters are to assess their own capabilities before deciding to visit.
How Many Pegs Are There On Randlay Pool?
There are approximately 10 pegs around the pool. These are generally clearings rather than purpose built pegs, and the pool can be fished from most accessible areas which makes it ideal for stalking.
There is room on some of the pegs suitable for those who like to night fish using a bivvy.
Can I Night Fish At The Randlay Pool?
Night fishing on Randlay Pool is allowed for adult (18 and over) TAA members as part of their ticket. The pool can be night fished all year.
Baits And Methods On Randlay?
Whether you're a course anger, or you favour carp or Pike fishing tactics, you can have a great day's fishing on Randlay Pool.
If you are targeting Roach, Perch and Bream, you cant beat the usual course fishing methods such as Waggler (float) , Feeder and Bomb tactics. Maggots, Casters, Hemp, a good quality groundbait, pellets, sweetcorn and small bandable boilies and wafters will always get the attention of the fish in Randlay Pool.
If you are targeting the many good sized carp, with carp fishing tactics, many of the best fish are caught using PVA bags with pellet, particle feed with boilies, wafters and pop-ups on the hook.
Spodding is allowed on the pool.
Deadbaits (course and Sea) are best used for the Pike in the pool. Lures can and do work also however, there are many tree that surround the pool and the pegs in general.
**PLEASE THINK OF FISH CARE AND FISH SAFETY AT ALL TIMES ON TAA WATERS, WE WOULD LIKE OUR FISH TO LIVE LONG AND HAPPY LIVES**
How To Get To Randlay Pool
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More Information about Randlay Pool
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