News headlines May 13
22.03.13 Take someone fishing for free The TAKE A FRIEND FISHING campaign, organised and run by the Angling Trades Association, is back to encourage parents, grandparents and friends to take the time over the Easter break to give family members and friends the chance to have a go at fishing. Particularly if there’s nothing they want to watch on the TV and they have an extra few days off work!
21.03.13 Workshop Invitation - Valuing The Marine Environment You are invited to take place in workshops taking place across the UK throughout March and April which will help us understand how anglers value the marine environment.
19.03.13 MPs briefed on Angling Trust cormorant report highlighting the case for better controls to protect our fisheries The Angling Trust has taken the case for tougher controls on cormorant numbers to Parliament with a special briefing for MPs from the All Party Angling Group on their recently published 10,000 word report highlighting the damage done to fisheries and wild fish stocks in the UK as a result of a fifteen fold increase in cormorant numbers over the last 25 years.
16.03.13 Beware of rod licence rip-off says Angling Trust Buy your rod licence from the EA web site or a Post Office to avoid scam
15.03.13 Angling Trust launches new multi-lingual poster to support the campaign against illegal close season fishing The Angling Trust is playing its part in the campaign against illegal close season fishing with a new publicity blitz aimed at making sure that all anglers are aware of the rules.