Date for your diaries! Tuesday 2nd August 5.30pm onwards – Working party at Coppice Pond. All welcome – your help will be appreciated. A number of jobs to do, The primary one being restoration of the two missing floating islands that mark off the fish refuges. If anyone is keen on and good at fibreglass repairs, we could do with the boat fixing up in advance of the day. It has a small hole in the hull and takes on a little water. Please contact any committee member to arrange this – numbers in your book or here
An attempt will be made to reduce the weed problem at Coppice Pond. There will be a work party on the evening of Tuesday 7th June, all welcome. Meet at 6pm on the bank, waders or wellies would be helpful but not essential. Rakes and wheelbarrows may be useful. The more bodies helping, the easier and quicker the job will be.
Teapot Dam will be closed to members on Saturday April 23rd to allow location shooting for scenes from God’s Own Country, a new feature film which is set in and around Keighley. Now changed from Wednesday 20th to Saturday 23rd April
The 2015 Christmas Cheer match will be held on Sunday 31st January (2016), hopefully on the River Aire in Myrtle Park, the draw will be at 9 am in the car park behind the Ferrands Arms. Please call Tony on 07971 428678 to book a peg.
Improvements to your angling environment at Coppice Pond. The aim is to complete fencing around the far side of the pond, creating enclosed areas to protect planting of new shrubs. When completed it should help prevent unnecessary access to the water in the areas where the vegetation has been trampled and stripped leaving naked banks. Access to pegs will be maintained. We need your help to complete this work. There are a few work party dates for Coppice Pond work parties over the next few months all Sundays. January 17th (This week) February 7th, February 28th, and 20th March. Planting Continue reading Can You Help?