Association of Anglers with disabilities
24th June 2020 Tina Bunting wins the Virtual Memorial Cup
10th June 2020 Rick Pearman wins the Virtual Eastern Championship
13th May 2020 john green wins Virtual MAY MATCH
11th May 2020 Harry Butler R.I.P
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that former member Harry Butler from Milton Keynes passed away recently after a long battle with illness. Those of you who knew Harry will fondly remember a lovely man, a true gentleman and the only angler I have known that always wore a shirt and tie at fishing matches.
29th April 2020 Norman Reeve wins Virtual Founders Cup
with first Virtual Ton+ 104
28th April 2020 New Crossword added British Freshwater Fish Records
28th April 2020 VIRTUAL Match Update
VIRTUAL FOUNDERS CUP 29th April 2020
With the addition of Matt and Paul to our Virtual match group we now have 2 extra numbers added, these will be o zero to represent a blank.
The match will be on the What's App virtual match group.
Pools money will now be fished for. 7 members have paid and will split the winnings 50/50 with the club as a fund-raiser. If you wish to be in the pools for the next match please pay by Paypal [email protected] or cheque.
21st April 2020 New items added
Interactive Crossword, word searches and Virtual Point page.
15th April 2020 Ray Stoner and Kevin Nicholson jointly win the first VIRTUAL fishing match. Dennis Sambridge wins the Gnome.
What can I say. The virtual match was brilliant and could only have been bettered by actually being on the bank fishing. The banter was great fun and we can definitely say it was a success and probably the only virtual fishing match taking place. Thanks to everyone who took part. Hopefully people will read the Virtual season page and decide to join in next match 29th April.
14th April 2020 CROSSWORD AND WORD SEARCH
This new page has been set up to help members pass their time during the COVID-19 lockdown.
It will be updated regularly with different subject matter and will be in interactive and printable formats.
14th April 2020 VIRTUAL MATCHES
The 2020 VIRTUAL MATCH SEASON starts tomorrow. See the new VIRTUAL MATCH SEASON 2020 page for more information.
Draw for this just for fun event is at 9am so don't oversleep.
5th April 2020 Dave Crowson tests positive for COVID-19
As many of you will be aware Dave is currently in hospital at stoke Mandeville.
He telephoned me yesterday to let me know that he had felt a little unwell with a temperature. He was tested for COVID-19 and it came back POSITIVE. He is one of four people on the ward that has it, although Dave said he is feeling okay, he obviously has to be careful and our best wishes go to him for a speedy recovery.
It just shows how, through no fault of your own, you can catch this terrible virus, and Dave and I urge you to take every measure possible and be particually vigilant for your health and wellbeing at this dificult time.
2nd April 2020 ALL 2020 MATCHES AND SOCIAL DAYS CANCELLED
Sadly due to the ongoing uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic and a duty for our members health and wellbeing we have decided to cancel the 2020 season.
Membership for paid up members will automatically be transferred to 2021 free of charge.
A letter will be sent out to members in the next couple of days detailing in full the reasoning and way forward.
30th March 2020 WARNING TO MEMBERS PLEASE READ
I have been contacted by one of our club members saying that he had received a telephone call today from a person call Phil Weston saying that he was connected to the club and that he was offering services relating to Power of Attorney, Wills etc.
Reel People has no connection to this person or his services. We would not give out members details to third parties as stated in out GDPR statement.
Please be on your guard against this or any other potential SCAM.
30th March 2020 Ray Gregory R.I.P
I Have been notified by Ray stoner that on the 15th March 2020, former club member Ray Gregory sadly passed away after a battle with bowel cancer.
Those of you who knew Ray, will remember him being the club photographer and his attention to detail positioning people for the best shot possible.
Our condolences go to his family.
17th March 2020 COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS
APRIL, MAY AND JUNE MATCHES CANCELLED
With the government guideline of self isolation for a 12 week period for the over 70s and the vulnerable at risk members of our community.
We have taken the decision to cancel all of our matches in April, May and June to cover that period.
It is paramount that we do all we can to keep everyone safe and thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.
A letter will go out in the next couple of days to give you the full update of our current plans but please be aware that guidelines are changing daily and so nothing will be set in stone.
15th March 2020 CORONA VIRUS COVID-19
We have taken the decision to CANCEL our April matches for the safety and well being of our members.
We will monitor the situation beyond this and keep members informed of future events.
As you will appreciate, this has been a difficult decision to make but we have a duty of care to you all and quite frankly it would be irresponsible of us to stage the matches in the present climate.
A full statement will go out in the next few days.
Thank you for your understanding in this matter.
4th February 2020 Gerry's Funeral
Gerry's Funeral is being held on the 17th February at 11.30am
at Mintlyn Crematorium, Lynn Road, Kings Lynn, PE32 1HB.
21st January 2020 Gerry Moore R.I.P
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Gerry passed away today.
Details of his funeral arrangements will be on this page in due course.
Please click the link IN MEMORIAL page for more information
16th January 2020 Membership/Match Books are ready to send out
Match books will be sent out to those members who have already returned their membership forms.
2020 membership forms can be downloaded here, just click the link MEMBERSHIP
Thank you to everyone who has generously agreed to sponsor trophies for our 2020 matches.
I am delighted to inform you that all our 2020 matches have now been sponsored.
1st January 2020 Wishing you all a Happy New Year