Venue 4 – River Rother, Bodiam Bridge adjacent Bodiam Castle


Postcode TN32 5UA

Grid Reference TQ 783 252

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General description

Downstream of the road bridge, fish the right hand bank, the field opposite the castle, and upstream it’s the right hand bank through to Udiam Bridge (About 40 yards is excluded; below the Castle Inn garden.)

Sea Trout run through here.

Known Species

  • Chub
  • Gudgeon
  • Perch
  • Roach
  • Dace
  • Bream
  • Pike
  • Rudd
  • Tench
  • Eel

Special Conditions

RFA Members ONLY.

All access points are clearly marked with large RFA signs – green background / white text (although on some older signs it is green text on while background.)

Check RFA Rules before fishing – for example, there is NO NIGHT FISHING ALLOWED!


Limited parking for 3 cars on the lay bye on the road, also free parking for up to 2 RFA cars in Bodiam Castle car park upon production of RFA permit.