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LDAC 2014 mid year Newsletter  

Members on e-mail will have received the 2014 mid year newsletter in their inbox this morning…

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2014 AGM Minutes  

The Feb 2014 AGM minutes were adopted by the LDAC Committee on 15th April 2014. Any comments should be forwarded to the secretary at sec@ldac. org. ukDownload the AGM Minutes here

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Caradon Wood (Beat 13)  

We regret to advise that LDAC has been unable to renew the fishing lease on the Caradon Wood Beat (13) on the River Lynher for the 2014 season. This is due to a change of ownership. With immediate effect (and for the season start on 1st March 2014) LDAC…

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New Fowey Fishing  

The Club is pleased to advise that the Coode Beat (3) on the River Fowey has now been extended 500m northwards beyond the two fields above Ashford Bridge. Access remains the same - from Ashford Bridge - and the [End of Beat] sign has been moved

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Insurance Update  

As of 1/2/14 Members no longer get complimentary 3rd Party Liability Insurance - this is due to a change in the Club's insurance company.

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New Lynher Fishing  

The club has acquired a long lease on a new stretch of fishing at PlushabridgeIt joins up with the Harann Beat 12 and provides improved access. Download the new maps here

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2014 Prices  

The 2014 Ticket Prices are out -2014 Prices - a small increase in line with inflationAdult £ 87.50 Adult over 65 or registered disabled £ 82.50Junior 14 to 17 years £ 15.00Junior Under 14 years £ 10.00Life membership £ 1093.75Joining fee for new…

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Members beware  

Please be careful out there - many beats have new hazards due to all the rain - not confined to rabbit holes on the path, fallen branches and dangerous trees - Please take care and be safe at all times.

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LDAC 2017 Newsletter and updated forms  

Dear MemberPlease find attached the 2017 Newsletter, Catch Return and Membership Application formWishing you a Merry Xmas on behalf of the CommitteePaul Jordan Download the Newsletter 2017 & Forms from the Downloads Page

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URGENT - EA Emergency Bylaw - River Camel  

IMPORTANT: EA Emergency Bye Law - River Camel( includes LDAC Beat 22, Wenfordbridge). All members:The Environment Agency (EA) have issued an Emergency Bylaw on the River Camel.EA fishing restrictions effective 1st November 2017 on the River Camel. Please…

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EA Consultation on LDAC rivers - please read  

Managing salmon rod and net fisheries - The EA are seeking your viewsThe Committee would encourage all members to participate in this key consultation. Visit this link - complete the document - it takes a couple of minutes -http://environment-agency. uk…

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Barbless hooks before 16th June  

BARBLESS HOOKSThe LDAC Committee asks that all members follow the following guideline Before June 16th in any season:Barbless Hooks Only on all rivers"This will help to preserve salmon stocks and aid successful catch/release before June 16th of each

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Angling Trust South West Fisheries Forum  

The Angling Trust, in association with The Environment Agency invite all anglers and fisheries owners to a meeting at Carvynick Country Club -Carvynick Country Club - Summercourt, Newquay, TR8 5AFSaturday 24th June 2017Tea, Coffee and Biscuits…

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Chairman's Report 2017  

From the 2017 AGM Minutes -The season started reasonably well, spring salmon and some large sea trout being caught but it never really got going due to low water conditions during the year and fishing was, once again, challenging. When rain did come…

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Secretary's Report 2017  

The Secretary noted that it had been quite a busy season behind the scenes. All the usual activities took place (meetings, newsletters, membership correspondence, rental renewals etc. ) and additionally -The Duchy leases were re-negotiated and the…

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Treasurer's Report 2017  

From the AGM Minutes 2017 -The Treasurer reviewed the 2016 profit/loss account for the Club and provided a breakdown of all expenditures and income for the year to 31st December 2016. He illustrated that the finances were in fair order but that the Club…

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Colliford Hatchery update 2017  

From the 2017 AGM Minutes -The new FRA-operated hatchery at Colliford is now up and running thanks to the generous funding from SWW and the efforts of all the volunteers who helped set it up and run it. Initial concerns over water temperature…

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Lynher Hatchery update 2017  

From the 2017 AGM Minutes -Firstly Arthur White thanked LDAC for the financial contribution it makes to the running of the hatchery on the Lynher. Unlike the Colliford hatchery the Lynher hatchery receives no funding from SWW or other external agencies…

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2017 AGM Minutes  

The AGM minutes for 2017 have now been adopted by the LDAC Committee (11th April 2017). Members are asked to review them hereAny comments should be sent to secretary@ldac. org. uk  

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River Fowey: Beat 3: Ashford Mill/Bridge/RHB: New Tenants  

Please note that the 2 meadows directly above Ashford Bridge have been leased from Coodes to the occupants of Ashford Mill. Our fishing rights and our access point upriver is unchanged but the meadows have now been cleared and planted up. Please ensure…

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River Fowey/Beat 6: A38/Lewarne Plantation pull-in/parking restrictions  

Due to the ongoing road works west of Trago and with 4 weeks of planned night closures through April there will be no access to the Lewarne Plantation pull-in/parking between Jacks and the Halfway House. The club gate will remain locked until all the…

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Spawning Gravels - Maintenance & Improvements  

The FRA will be organising Gravel Cleaning meetings and works this summer. Please - if you can help, contact Rob Williams on ra. williams@sky. com

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LDAC Members discount at Orvis, Exeter  

I am pleased to confirm that LDAC members will now be entitled to receive 10% discount on all fishing related goods at the Exeter Orvis Store…

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LDAC AGM Invite  

Reminder - Liskeard & District Angling Club AGMDate - 7th Feb 2017Time - 7.30pmLocation - Constitution Club, 9 Market St, Liskeard PL14 3JHSee you there....

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South West Fly Fair - Roadford Lake  

Liskeard & District Angling Club will be at the South West Fly Fair again this year. Date - Saturday 25th Feb. Time - 10:00 - 16:00Free parkingLDAC will be there in conjunction with WestCountry Rivers Trust. See you there ...... More details…

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LDAC 2016 Newsletter  

The LDAC 2016 Newsletter is out todayMembers with e-mail should have received it already while members with only postal details will receive it in a few days. Download a copy -LDAC 2016 Newsletter

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LDAC 2015 Catch Return Summary  

The season saw a very encouraging increase in the total of rod-caught salmon year-on-year, rising from 33 in 2014 to 93 in 2015, up 282%. Sea trout increased from 253 in 2014 to 268 for the 2015 season, a rise of 6% year-on-year. On a river-by-river…

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LDAC 2016 mid year Newsletter  

Download a copy of the LDAC 2016 mid year Newsletter here Members with e-mail will have received their copy this weekend. Members who have only provided a postal address will get a copy in 3-5 days time. If you would like to update the club with your…

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Salmon & Sea Trout - Length/Weight conversion table  

Here is an interesting chart (produced by the Lower Teign Fishing Association) for converting Salmon & Sea Trout length into an estimated weight -LENGTH-WEIGHT-CONVERSION-SEATROUT-SALMON. pdf

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2016 AGM Minutes  

The AGM minutes for 2016 have now been adopted by the LDAC Committee (12th April 2016). Members are asked to review them hereAny comments should be sent to secretary@ldac. org. uk 

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Salmon & Sea Trout License - Reminder  

** Reminder ** A 'Migratory Fish' license is required to fish LDAC water. Buy or renew your Salmon & Sea Trout Rod License on the Post Office websitehttp://www. postoffice. co. uk/rod-fishing-licence

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Fields for rent - Ashford Bridge  

LDAC rent the fishing at Ashford Bridge from Coodes Estate - they have asked if we can distribute details of the some fields available to rent - those North of the bridge, where LDAC have the fishing. See the map below - please contact Paul Jordan…

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Lynher Webcam - back online  

We are very pleased to announce the Lynher webcam is back online - At Measham / Rilla MillYou can view it here -http://www. farsondigitalwatercams. com/locations/rillamillYou may also be interested in these links -Fowey webcam - http://www…

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Colliford Hatchery - volunteers please register  

Please see this post on the FRA website - Please register if you would like to volunteer at the re-opened Colliford Hatchery later this year. http://riverfowey. org/essays/2016/02/hatchery-volunteers-please-register-here/

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LDAC 2015 Newsletter  

The LDAC 2015 Newsletter is out today .! Members with e-mail will receive a copy today. Members who only register their postal address will receive a paper copy in the coming weekThe Fowey Rivers Association Newsletter is also out todayDownload the LDAC…

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Closure of Beat 9 (Lynher Farm, Bathpool)  

Closure of Beat 9 (Lynher Farm, Bathpool)Due to the planned sale of Lynher Farm (Bathpool), LDAC no longer have the opportunity to lease the fishing on Beat 9 from the current owners. Please note that with immediate effect neither access nor fishing is…

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Voluntary Bailiff Service  

The Angling Trust are seeking Volunteer Bailiffs - applications in by 16th December - so time is short .! See the note here - www. ldac. org. uk/documents/Voluntary_Bailiff_Service. pdf

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LDAC 2015 mid year Newsletter  

Download a copy of the LDAC 2015 mid year Newsletter hereMembers with e-mail will have received their copy today. Members who have only provided a postal address will get a copy in 3-5 days time. If you would like to update the club with your e-mail…

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Save our Salmon  

LDAC Members - please take a moment to look at - and vote for - the scheme which you think will help reinstate Salmon to UK waters. The Fowey Rivers Association and the South West Rivers Association are very much behind Pitch #6 which is specifically…

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New gate in Lewarne  

The eagle-eyed amongst you will have spotted a new gate at the 'tarmac pull-in' off the A38, 1/2 way down Lewarne. Following the clearance of roadside trees and improved drainage channels - the entrance had become a little rutted - so a new piece of…

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Chairman's Report 2014  

As I write this, the 2014 season is coming to an end and with the river running clear and no sign of imminent rain, a late run of Salmon is looking less likely but we must remain optimistic. The season overall has been unpredictable and although good…

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Secretary's Report 2014  

The Club continues to provide the largest choice of game fishing in Cornwall and the southwest. We currently have access to six rivers with a total of 21 miles of fishing. We rely heavily on the goodwill of our riparian owners for continuing to lease…

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Treasurer's Report 2014  

Whilst the underlying financial position of the club remains sound we continue to find ourselves under financial pressure to ensure that the club does not run at a loss. As discussed at the last AGM the membership levels are key to the future of the…

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2015 AGM Minutes  

The Feb 2015 AGM minutes were adopted by the LDAC Committee on 14th April 2015. Any comments should be forwarded to the secretary at sec@ldac. org. ukDownload the AGM Minutes here

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EA South West - Rod & Line Bylaws  

Members should always keep themselves up-to-date with The Environment Agency - Rod & Line - SouthWest Bylaws - download it here -https://www. gov. uk/government/publications/environment-agency-rod-fishing-byelaws-south-west-region

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Salmon & Sea Trout License  

** Reminder ** A 'Migratory Fish' license is required to fish LDAC water. Buy or renew your Salmon & Sea Trout Rod License on the Post Office website -http://www. postoffice. co. uk/rod-fishing-licence

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Club Trophies  

The LDAC Club Trophies were awarded at the AGM. See details and download the Trophies History list back to 1951 here

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LDAC 2015 Prices published  

The LDAC Committee have published the Subscription rates for 2015 - download and application form hereIn addition you can also download a Catch Return form with the Application Form included in one document here

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LDAC 2014 Newsletter  

The Liskeard & District Angling Club 2014 Newsletter is published - download it here

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Environment Agency Bylaws  

Here is a useful document published by the Environment Agency. It details many dates, methods, bylaws, minimum sizes and a host of other details for all the rivers in the South West - view it here

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