Monday, February 15, 2010

PAC Convention venue revealed

Details of this year's brand new venue for the PAC Convention were revealed tonight.

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Wednesday, February 03, 2010

PAC Disabled angler event

OAKLAND WATERS SPECIMEN LAKE, Nr. GOOLE
Sunday March 14th 2010

Event for disabled anglers and anglers with limited mobility.
PAC Members only.
£10 per angler, 2 rods.
Nylon coated wire must be used.
Deadbaits only (coarse allowed).
No Lures.
This is a small venue and limited to 13 fishing Places.
Wheelchair accessible swims, car parking adjacent to most swims.
Contact Mick 07971 637950 for any further information.

PAC Diary dates

Here are a few dates for your diaries.
Application slips will be published in a future Pikelines, so don’t ask before please.

Friday 17th September
Rutland Water
Lure only
No more details yet

Monday 27th September
Esthwaite
Lures Only
14 boats, with electric motors £31 per angler

Saturday 6th November
Menteith
Lure only
£30 per angler

And of course the Piking 2010 event on September 25th

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Boddington Reservoir announces new rules

Boddington Reservoir announces new rules try try and prevent a repeat of the tragic events of last year.

Details here

Monday, January 25, 2010

Mark Barrett & Denis Moules at RA26 Notts Region

Well known and highly popular pike angler's, Mark Barrett & Denis Moules will be the guest speakers at RA26 Notts Regions next meeting on Tuesday 9th February.
The pair have entertained members at various regions around the country with their talk which was launched at the PAC Convention last September, along with their release of their book 'Fenland Pike'
The meeting will take place at the Function Room, Potters Social Club, Kirklington Road, Rainworth, Near Mansfield, Notts, NG21 0JR.
Meet in the bar area from 7:00pm, with doors opening to the function room at 7:30 pm and closing at 11:00 pm. The talk will start at around 8pm, and is not one to be missed.
Cost of entry is £2 for members, whilst non-members will be charged £3. Juniors are allowed in FREE.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

RA13 - Devon

Newly reformed Region 13 - Devon, have announced their inaugural meeting to be held on Friday. January 29th 2010 at the Barge Inn, High St, Halberton, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 7AG.
Their first Guest Speaker will be well known pike angler Julian Chidgey. The 27 year old Devon-based Korum consultant, who took a new personal best lure-caught fish of 32lb 14oz back in late October has caught 40 pike over 20lb in his career; 10 of which have been taken this season.
The meeting starts at 7.30pm, with the talk commencing at 8.00pm. Cost of admission is £1.50 for P.A.C. members and £2.50 for non-members.

Tuesday, December 08, 2009

Free Sea Safety CD-Rom from the RNLI

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) are issuing a Free booklet and CD-ROM on all apects of Sea Safety. This package is of especial interest to all pike anglers that boat fish the larger and wild open waters of Britain & Ireland.


"This guide covers all of the RNLI's safety messages in an easily accessible format. The booklet provides top-level safety information that is generic to everyone. Integral to the booklet is a CD-ROM that allows you to obtain customised information covering topics such as flares, sea survival and navigation."

http://www.rnli.org.uk/what_we_do/sea_and_beach_safety/sea_safety/request_a_guide

Separate cards on Life Jacket maintenance and Outboard motors are also avaliable from the above link.
If you require more than one copy of this publication, then please call 0800 328 0600.

http://www.rnli.org.uk/