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Joining and Rejoining LDAC & Online Banking payments  

In light of the current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic and being aware that many people will be suffering financial hardship at this time, we have decided that for the remainder of this season only to waive the joining/rejoining fee. Full details…

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New LDAC Maps - download or ONLINE  

Click the Maps link in the menu - or go to http://maps. ldac. org. uk

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Lures with single hooks / Catch & Release information  

Please find some useful information about adapting your fishing tackle to single hooks - download a copy here

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IMPORTANT : New 2018 LDAC Club Rules now in force  

Please read the following update to the LDAC Club rules - for 2018 season (onward)You can download a copy of this information hereAt the LDAC AGM on 13th February 2018 the LDAC Committee announced that a new set of fishing rules had been approved for the…

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FRA Newsletter 2017-18  

Click here to download the Fowey Rivers Association 2017-18 Newsletter

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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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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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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 Trophy keepsake  

At the recent LDAC AGM - winners of Trophies were given their cup for the year - but also these rather nice keepsake LDAC Paperweights - very nice.

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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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Sparctic Trout - E.A. Advisory Note  

The Environment Agency has released a note about catches of Sparctic Trout in the Tamar and Tavy river catchments. Please read the announcement here or click the image below

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Fishing on the West Looe River and River Inny  

We are delighted to advise that, with the kind support of the Duchy of Cornwall, the Club has been able to renegotiate the leases for both the Inny (Beat19) and the West Looe (Beat 20). There are no changes to the rules, regulations and season dates that…

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LDAC 2020 Trophy Winners  

The 2020 Trophy Winners have been published - see the information here

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New LDAC Club Policies  

Please note that new/updated LDAC Club Policies on Health and Safety, Data Protection and Risk Assessments have been published and are available to all members on the Club website - Click hereAll members, guests and daily/weekly permit holders should…

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Lynher Hatchery update 2020  

GH reported that brood stock collection had been difficult in winter 2019 and that there had been a shortage of cock fish. Despite the slow start 28,000 eggs had been laid down and hatching was progressing wellHe noted that 30% of the alevins were…

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Colliford Hatchery update 2020  

Colliford Hatchery (R Grieve) RG firstly mentioned the recent passing of C Bettinson, a long-term member of the Club and a keen supporter of the Colliford hatchery.RG noted that the Facebook page was being effectively used and that external interest in…

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Treasurer's Report 2020  

The Treasurer presented and reviewed the P&L account for year ending December 31st 2019. Allowing for all costs in the year the Club carried forward a loss of £1,602.00 for the year. This is the first recorded loss for the Club and is…

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Secretary's Report 2020  

The Committee met 4 times with excellent attendance. Committee discussed and took the lead in implementing voluntary restrictions on the Fowey (and other rivers) to support fish stocks in the future. These are being rolled over into 2020 with no…

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Chairman's Report 2020  

At the 2020 AGM the Chairman reported that the 2019 season proved once again one of the more challenging in recent years as drought conditions across England and Wales led to a marked decline in the rod catch both locally and nationally.2018 National…

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2020 LDAC AGM Minutes  

The AGM minutes for 2020 have now been adopted by the LDAC Committee. Members are asked to review them here. Any comments should be sent to secretary@ldac. org. uk

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LDAC Work Parties 2021  

LDAC Work Parties for 1Q, 2021Due to on-going Government restrictions on group gatherings all LDAC work parties scheduled for the first quarter of 2021 are now cancelled. These will be re-scheduled when we can and the dates and beats/locations will be…

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LDAC AGM 2021 CANCELLED  

Due to on-going Government restrictions on group gatherings the 2021 LDAC AGM, originally scheduled for 9th February is now cancelled until further notice. As outlined in the December newsletter members must now apply to the Treasurer directly for their…

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LDAC 2020 Newsletter  

Dear MemberPlease download the 2020 Newsletter, Catch Return and Membership Renewal forms from the Downloads Page

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Environment Agency Red Skin Disease information  

The Environment Agency has produced a leaflet on Red Skin Disease - a condition that has been sighted on a small number of Salmon in many countries including the UK. The Environment Agency would like you to read the attached leaflet and report any…

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LDAC waters to re-open on Wednesday 13th May 2020  

LDAC waters to re-open on Wednesday 13th May 2020 - please follow the Angling Trust guidelines below - or follow this linkWe do recommend that you follow the Angling Trust guidelines when returning to your sport (see below)Don’t forget to renew your…

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LDAC members to follow HMG Covid-19 regulations with immediate effect  

Angling Trust has this afternoon published recommendations online in support of 23rd March HMG restrictions pertaining to Covid-19. All angling clubs are being recommended to close their fisheries by Angling TrustIt is therefore necessary to advise LDAC…

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EA Rod License Reminder 2021  

Members are reminded that they must hold a valid Environment Agency Migratory Fish Rod License to fish LDAC water. Many members will have a renewal date of 1st April each year - so Get you Rod License renewed todayVisit - https://www. gov.

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A38 Access for LDAC Members  

A38 Twowatersfoot and Drift Lane edge stabilisation – Liskeard & District Angling Club Access for Night Fishing - April and June/July 2020IMPORTANT: Please read the this short note from Highways England - It enables access for LDAC Members for night…

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LDAC 2019 Newsletter  

Dear MemberPlease download the 2019 newsletter, catch return and membership renewal forms from the Downloads PagePlease note that in-line with many other clubs, existing members renewals must now be received by 1st April each year to avoid paying the…

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River Camel - Salmon & Sea Trout - Protection Bylaw  

Please find a copy of the River Camel Salmon and Sea Trout Protection Bylaw here

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Lynher Hatchery update 2019  

At the LDAC AGM Arthur White gave a brief hatchery update. The 2017/18 output of 56,000 fry into the river at a cost of 5p per fryThe cost of the operation being solely dependent upon donations and acknowledged the critical financial contributions made…

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Colliford Hatchery update 2019  

At the LDAC AGM Richard Grieve gave an update on the great progress at Colliford Salmon Hatchery. He gave an interesting discussion on the hatchery operations and water flow issues. Richard reported that this was the start of the third year of operation…

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Treasurer's Report 2019  

At the LDAC AGM The Treasurer presented an overview of the Club’s efforts to purchase the River Fowey Newbridge fishing in 2018. He noted that the Club had always sought to purchase fishing if it became available. As background he stated that…

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Secretary's Report 2019  

At the LDAC AGM The Secretary noted that the Committee had met 6 times in the year and that their attendance had been excellent. Much time and effort had been spent at these meetings trying to find the right balance between managing…

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Chairman's Report 2019  

At the LDAC AGM The Chairman noted that 2018 had been one of the more difficult seasons on record the Chairman indicated that overall fishing efforts had been low throughout the year and it was likely that this would be reflected in low(er) catch return…

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2019 LDAC AGM Minutes  

The AGM minutes for 2019 have now been adopted by the LDAC Committee. Members are asked to review them here. Any comments should be sent to secretary@ldac. org. uk

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EA Rod License reminder  

Members are reminded that they must hold a valid Environment Agency Migratory Fish Rod License to fish LDAC water. Many members will have a renewal date of 1st April each year - the price remains the same as last year.>> Get you Rod License renewed today

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** Workparty Cancelled ** Wheelpit 3/3/19  

Sadly the workparty at Wheelpit this weekend is cancelled - there is some very bad weather forecast which makes it too dangerous. Please see check here and the Facebook page for a rescheduled workparty

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LDAC AGM  

All members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Liskeard and District Angling Club -12th February 2019 – 19:30Constitutional Club9 Market StLiskeardPL14 3JHGoogle Maps - https://bit. ly/2HYGWBo

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Environment Agency announces new national salmon and sea trout byelaws  

Click here to read the EA announcement about new Salmon and Sea Trout bylaws

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LDAC 2018 Newsletter  

Dear MemberPlease find attached the LDAC 2018 Newsletter along with Membership Renewal Form and Catch Return which must be returned along with your renewal. On behalf of myself and the committee may I wish you all a Happy Xmas and Healthy New Year. Kind…

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River Camel - Extension to the EA Emergency Bylaw  

ENVIRONMENT AGENCY - NOTICE OF EXTENSION TO THE RIVER CAMEL EMERGENCY SALMON PROTECTION BYELAWAs you will be aware, in October 2017, the Environment Agency implemented an emergency byelaw to protect Atlantic salmon in the River Camel. This was in…

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LDAC featured in Trout & Salmon - Autumn 2018  

Liskeard & District Angling Club were very pleased to invite Trout & Salmon magazine to fish our water. See the article and please share it as it is great publicity for the Club. Download here -

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Join the Angling Trust - LDAC Member discount  

Join the Angling Trust and get a voucher for the same amount to spend on fishing tackle.

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Chairman's Report 2018  

At the LDAC AGM in February 2018 - The Chairman, Rob Williams, gave his report for the year - noting that the 2017 season had started well, spring salmon and a few large sea trout being caught, aided by frequent rainfall ensuring river conditions were…

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Secretary's Report 2018  

At the LDAC AGM in February 2018 The Secretary noted that the Committee had met 5 times in the year and that their attendance had been excellent. Key issues in the year have includedRenewing leases for 2018 and beyondThe Coodes Lease for the Ashford Beat…

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Treasurer's Report 2018  

At the LDAC AGM in February 2018 - Trevor Sobey, The Treasurer, presented and reviewed the P&L account for year ending December 31st 2017It was noted that exceptional capital purchase items (the purchase of Hendergrove and a significant…

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Colliford Hatchery Update 2018  

At the LDAC AGM in February 2018 - Richard Grieve gave an update on Colliford Salmon Hatchery acitivy, including - Thanked LDAC for continued support for the hatchery. Noted the good collaboration between EA/SWW/FRA/WRT in making the…

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Lynher Hatchery Update 2018  

At the LDAC AGM in February 2018 - Arthur White a brief overview of the Lynher Hatchery activities includingThe 2017 output of 30,000 fryThe cost of the operation being solely dependent upon donations and acknowledged the contributions made by LDAC in…

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2018 LDAC AGM Minutes  

The AGM minutes for 2018 have now been adopted by the LDAC Committee (10th April 2017). Members are asked to review them hereAny comments should be sent to secretary@ldac. org. uk 

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