WFA AGM 2016

Details of the WFA AGM and speaker are here:

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Ladies and Gentlemen,
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WFA ANNUAL MEETING SCHEDULED FOR THIS SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER HAS HAD TO BE POSTPONED, DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.

THE NEW DATE FOR THE MEETING WILL BE SUNDAY 4TH DECEMBER AT THE SAME PLACE, LANGFORD LAKES LODGE.

The agenda for the day will include:

· Formal AGM business, including reports on the swan project, weed cutting etc.

· A report on the 2016 fishing season

· A presentation on the Avon catchment sediment pathways project

· A talk by well-known local angler, entomologist and author: PETER HAYES on EMERGING FLYFISHING HERESIES. Peter is the author of two important books: Fly Fishing Outside the Box and Imitators of the Fly, and has been a regular contributor to Trout & Salmon and Fly Fishing & Fly Tying magazines

A sandwich lunch will be provided, for which we will ask a nominal contribution.

After lunch a river walk is planned to a recent river enhancement project site, weather permitting. Please bring suitable clothing.

Please contact the WFA secretary Bob Male on 01722 503939 or rmale123@virginmedia.com , before 27th November to let him know if you plan to attend or not. This is essential for the planning of catering.

We very much look forward to seeing you.

Best wishes

Bob

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Dates for WFA Committee Meetings and AGM 2016

The proposed WFA Committee meeting dates in 2016 are:

The pattern has emerged for two committee meetings, in spring and summer, and a combined committee and AGM in the autumn.  We will continue to meet at Langford Lakes Lodge.  The dates for 2016 are:

WFA Committee – Thursday May 5th – 13.00.

WFA Committee – Thursday July 7th – 13.00.

WFA Committee – Saturday 8th October –  10.00

WFA AGM – Saturday 8th October – 13.00.

Bob Male (Hon. Sec.)

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WFA AGM 2015 – 8 OCT 15

The Annual general Meeting of the Wiltshire Fishery Association will take place at The Wiltshire Wildlife Trust’s Lodge at Langford Lakes on October 8th 2015.
The meeting will begin at 13.00, and a free buffet and refreshments will be available from 12.00 to 13.00.

AGENDA

1. Apologies for absence.
2. Approval of the Minutes of the last AGM.
3. Matters arising from the Minutes.
4. Financial report on accounts for 2015-16.
5. Chairman’s Report
6. Election of Officers and Committee
7. Any Other Business

A report, “The 2015 Fishing Season”, will be presented.

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The Angling Trust South West Freshwater Forum

Angling Trust Open Forum Invitation

You are invited to attend:

The Angling Trust South West Freshwater Forum

19th March 2015

Chippenham Town Hall
High Street
Chippenham
Wiltshire.
SN15 3ER

Tea and coffee served from 6.45pm meeting begins 7.15pm

The Agenda will include:

Beavers in the Wild: Implications for Anglers: Mark Lloyd, Angling Trust CEO
The Wilts & Berks Canal Link- Project Overview: Paul Lenaerts, Wilts & Berks Canal Trust
Funding Opportunities for Fishing and Fisheries projects: Dean Asplin, Angling Trust Regional Officer
Q&A Sessions with all Speakers & Environment Agency Staff
The meeting is free to attend and open to all. Please let as many of your angling friends and colleagues as possible know about the meeting.

If you would like to attend, please register by emailing our National Regions Manager on john.cheyne@anglingtrust.net

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