The Bingley angling club is an old well-established club based in Bingley itself. They have some very good fishing on the river Aire the river wharfe Nidd and Swale. They have a water to suit every kind of angling including barbel fishing, in fact, it says on their website that they have some of the best barbel and perch fishing and they welcome enquiries from near and far.
The membership fee is very good and with only a £5 entry fee it is very good value for money. The claimed Yorkshire record barbel came out of the river Wharfe at Boston Spa on the Bingley stretch at 15lb 8oz also a fish at a claimed 14lb 15oz came out by the club chairman. There are large chub and perch with fishing for Dace, Roach, Eels, Pike, Carp, Grayling