Alexandra Park

Buckshole Reservoir in Alexandra Park, Hastings, offers a serene setting with ducks and swans.

Fishing enthusiasts can enjoy a variety of fish, including carp that can weigh up to 36lb.

Managed by the local angling association, day tickets are available for fishing, excluding areas with trees on the bank and pets.

Alexandra Park

Alexandra Park, Parkstone Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 2TL

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Alexandra Park

About Alexandra Park

Buckshole Reservoir is a big, deep 8-acre lake in Alexandra Park in Hastings. It’s a peaceful place where you can see lots of ducks and a few swans.

The reservoir has a variety of fish for people who like to fish. There are plenty of coarse fish for those who enjoy match fishing, big carp for carp enthusiasts, and some large pike.

Fishing for carp at Buckshole Reservoir can be challenging, but the fish are worth it as some can weigh up to 36lb.

The lake is managed by Hastings, Bexhill and District Freshwater Angling Association, who allow people to fish there with a day ticket.

You can buy a day ticket at the lake, but remember you can’t fish from the bank with trees on it. Keepnets and live bait are allowed, but dogs are not allowed at the reservoir.