News headlines Nov 14
31.10.14 Angling and Fisheries Organisations Call for Government Action to Protect Fish and Fishing at National Angling Summit Letter to Environment Minister George Eustice from Angling Trust & Fish Legal, Angling Trades Association, Atlantic Salmon Trust, Bass Anglers Sportfishing Society, Countryside Alliance, Institute of Fisheries Management, Salmon & Trout Association, The Rivers Trust and the Wild Trout Trust
31.10.14 Write to your MP to Save British Bass The Angling Trust has this week urged anglers to flood MPs' offices with thousands of letters and emails pressing parliamentarians to raise the bass conservation issues with the Fisheries Ministers in both Westminster and the Welsh Assembly Government.
22.10.14 Angling Trust and Environment Agency Launch Review of Multiple Rod Licence The Angling Trust has begun discussions with the Environment Agency on the controversial issue of the coarse angling licence for the use of multiple rods, which has been a longstanding complaint of many carp and specimen anglers who feel aggrieved at having to buy two separate rod licences.
21.10.14 New Appointments to Angling Trust Board of Directors and Fish Legal Committee At the AGM of the Angling Trust earlier in October, and at the AGM of Fish Legal on the same day, the members of each organisation respectively voted almost unanimously to appoint two new Directors to the Angling Trust Board, one new Trustee to the Fish Legal Committee and to support changes to the rules of both organisations.
21.10.14 Dredging up Trouble: Government urged to resist calls to return to dredging disasters of the past Report calls for government not to prioritise dredging over more effective and sustainable measures to reduce flooding.
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