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14 July 2014

Veterans Match Results

12 July 2014

Adult & Ladies Match Groups come and join us !!!

01 July 2014

Latest ladies match at Walkers Dam 30June14

10 June 2014

Ladies match latest results

21 May 2014

Match results catch up (three Groups)



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Welcome to Wakefield Angling Club!


BOGUS WATER BAILIFFS



The Wakefield Angling Club
is receiving reports of a bogus water bailiff who is demanding
a day ticket payment on the bankside.
The club has no day ticket sales, you have paid your yearly membership fee.
You must not pay anybody any money, even if they have official bits of paper.
If you can identify these people please inform the treasurer Peter Hayton
peter@haytonossett.freeserve .co.uk
ALL OUR BAILIFFS CARRY A PHOTO IDENTITY CARD WITH THEIR
NAME ON IT, AND IT IS SIGNED BY THE TREASURER.
DO NOT PART WITH ANY MONEY IT IS A SCAM !!!!!
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Wakefield ac Junior team Angling Trust National 2014
Left to right
Alicia Rose---Emily Rose---Thomas Hayward---James Cunnane
Ben Hawkins---Zak Summerscales


http://www.wakefieldac.co.uk/images/CopyofJuniors2014A.jpg

The Junior Team smartly kitted out with tee shirts kindly donated by
Tails Pet Store, Brook Street, Wakefield.
Thanks also for the teams generous sponsorship of bait from Tails Pet Store
 
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  (Latest up-date.14th July  2014p)

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Wakefield Angling Club Charity Match

Levi's Star. Childrens Brain Tumer Charity
In memory of Levi Ringer aged 6. 1/2 years

Sat 19 July 2014
Venue WALKERS DAM 
This match is not in the membership book as closed for the day,
this water is for the participants of this charity match all day until it is finished
then we anticipate that from 5pm onwards the water can be fished by
the membership

Meet around 8 - am Draw 8 - 30am Fish 10am - 3pm
Organiser is Ian Bain 0786 176 4314 ( limited number of tickets left)
Tickets £7 of which £2 goes to the golden peg, if not won then the
money will be put into the charity pot
Pools payout is to be 1st---2nd---& 3rd only
After the weigh in the competitors to make their way down to
Balne Lane Working Mens Club where a free buffet is to be provided and
the match results announced.
Then do not run away !! as there is to be an auction of a variety of fishing tackle
of which the money raised also goes into the charity pot.
If you have any tackle that can be added into the auction then please
let Ian Bain the organiser know.
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Ladies Cup Match
Now then all you lady members out there here is a chance to have a go
at winning some money (vouchers) next Monday evening July 14th
at Flanshaw Dam, Draw 5 - 15pm (Ladies W.C.on site)
Contact Angie Barbour on    01924 258477   for any further details

1st Prize £40 / 2nd Prize £30 / 3rd Prize £20 / 4th Prize £15 / then
below 4th all competitors will receive a £10 voucher


Ladies you must be a member of Wakefield Angling club to compete.

JUST TURN UP ON TIME

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BOILIES

With reference to the 2014 membership book, you will see in various places that
boilies are banned, this is incorrect !!!
Due to a misunderstanding when the book was being prepared for printing the article
on banned baits was altered to include Boilies, I do apologize for this error.
The committee recommend that on the smaller waters a maximum of half a kilo of boilies is sufficient to use in a session.
I do hope that this clarifies the position, regards, Peter Hayton (Treasurer).
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Breaking News = SEE NEWS ARTICLE (on right) NEWMILLERDAM
(Fishing in the closed season)
 
>>>>>>NO PRICE INCREASES  FOR
<<2014<<<<

GOOD NEWS FOR ALL MEMBERS

The 2014 Membership books are now in the listed tackle shops

All new members, details how to join are on the  Membership Page
For queries on membership contact Peter Hayton (E Mail address at the bottom of
the membership page)

URGENT NEWS
With immediate effect ALEXANDERS ROD & GUN The Springs Wakefield
has closed (Retirement) 30 Dec 2013
If you used to obtain your membership book or bait etc from Alexanders you can still obtain your membership book & bait etc at the top of The Springs at Tails Pet Shop
The location is on Brook Street at the side of The Olde Fish & Chip Shop.
(Membership books available now)


Members living in South Yorkshire,  You can obtain your membership book from The Barnsley Bait Co at Mapplewell, Barnsley , which is now under the new ownership
of Mathew Marshall
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NEW !!! !CLICK on = GALLERY Top Right On This Page For Random PHOTOS
 
 For match results updates - go to Membership Groups

Members Please send us your pictures & catch details
via e-mail for our picture gallery
 info@wakefieldac.co.uk
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Wakefield Angling Club is a member of the three groups listed below:-

Friends of Newmillerdam / Friends of Kettlethorpe Hall / Friends of Horbury Lagoon
    http://www.newmillerdam.org  /
The Wakefield Angling Club caters for anyone wishing to fish waters in and around the City of Wakefield.

Our fisheries consist of lakes, ponds, canals and a local stretch of the River Calder. Some still waters are ideal for disabled anglers and juniors.

The club is a member of the Angling Trust, and enters teams in the National and Regional Championships, as well as various leagues.

Our thriving Junior Section also fishes in the Championships. We have league matches, friendly competitions against juniors from other clubs, and our own weekly matches in June and July. Tuition is available for junior and novice anglers.

We have a programme of weekly matches in the summer for Veteran members (aged 60 and over) and have recently started a Ladies' Section, which offers coaching and a "Ladies' only" evening at the Flanshaw Dam.

NO NIGHT FISHING ON ANY CLUB WATERS
From 1st Jan 2008 - THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE FISHING LICENCE FOR HORBURY AND WAKEFIELD LAGOONS HAVE BEEN REVISED BY WAKEFIELD COUNCIL. NIGHT FISHING HAS BEEN BANNED ON BOTH LAGOONS AND VEHICLE ACCESS ONTO THE GRASSED AREAS AROUND THE HORBURY LAGOONS HAS ALSO BEEN BANNED. MEMBERS BREAKING THESE NEW CONDITIONS, WOULD BE LIABLE FOR THE COST OF REPAIRING DAMAGED AREAS AND COULD LEAD TO THE WITHDRAWL OF MEMBERSHIP. THESE CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE POLICE.