News headlines Jul 14
29.07.14 Government Fracking Controls Not Enough – says Angling Trust Angling and conservation groups have given a lukewarm welcome to this week’s Government announcement that National Parks and Areas of Natural Beauty will be afforded special protection and fracking developments will only be allowed within them under ‘exceptional circumstances’. Although a useful step in the right direction this definition remains unclear and will not prohibit all fracking in these areas.
25.07.14 Nottingham Anglers Association awarded funding from Sport England Nottingham Anglers Association is among 324 local sports projects to secure a share of £17 million of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund.
24.07.14 Top Politicians make a beeline for the Angling Trust stand at the Game Fair The new Environment Secretary Lizz Truss was one of a clutch of senior politicians to visit the Angling Trust stand at this year’s Game Fair at Blenheim Palace in one of her first public appearances since taking over from Owen Paterson.
24.07.14 Membership Boost for Angling Trust at the Game Fair The Angling Trust signed up over a hundred new members at this year’s CLA Game Fair at Blenheim Palace during the weekend despite a smaller than usual fishing presence at the annual country sports and lifestyle event.
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