The Wild Trout Trust obtained funding from Yorkshire Water to improve fish habitat on lengths of river which were leased from or adjacent to Water Authority property and Jonathan Grey who is their Research and Conservation Officer contacted local angling clubs early this year in search of suitable projects. As at least some of the East Riddlesden Hall length lies opposite Marley sewage works, we put it forward for consideration. The Wild Trout Trust were interested in the two Becks which enter the Aire on this length as they show promise as potential spawning sites for adult fish as well Continue reading Habitat Improvement at East Riddlesden Hall
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.
There will be a working party at Coppice Pond on this date to rectify problems with fish refuges, we will be meeting at 10am. Please get in touch. or just turn up if you can help out.
Members are reminded that the closing date for applications for this years trophy is October 31st, further details and application forms can be found here.
Many local anglers will have been familiar with Bruno Carette a long standing club member who was involved in coaching junior members. A first class matchman, Bruno was an inspirational figure for young anglers and gave many a life long passion for our sport. Bruno passed away on June 19th, Bingley AC sends our deepest sympathy to the Carette family.