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Angling Trust: Covid-19 Roadmap Out Of Lockdown: What it means for angling

The Angling Trust has responded to today’s government announcement on the easing of lockdown restrictions in England saying: “Although it’s positive that the government have accepted the case that outdoor activities such as angling should be first to fully open … Continue reading

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Angling Trust submits case for removal of travel restrictions and a resumption in match and night fishing when lockdown is eased

For the fourth time in ten months, the Angling Trust is making a detailed submission to Government outlining the case for angling. This time, as Ministers meet to consider which Covid restrictions to ease, the Trust is pressing for the … Continue reading

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England team members wanted for 2021 World Masters Championships in Czech Republic

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Lockdown Fishing: Updated Guidelines Published

The Angling Trust reports: Anglers flock to join Angling Trust in record numbers since lockdown After a hectic and successful week navigating the consequences for angling of the government’s decision to impose a third National Lockdown in England in response … Continue reading

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Fishing to be allowed during England’s national lockdown – Angling Trust announcement

The Government have now formally responded to the representations made by the Angling Trust. We have promoted the huge benefits of fishing on individual health and wellbeing and have been able to present a case to which the Government have … Continue reading

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Statement from the Angling Trust on the national lockdown rules

Whilst the regulations have not yet been published we have been informed this evening by the Cabinet Office that the Government have taken the decision that fishing in England will not be permitted during this national lockdown period. Whilst this … Continue reading

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Covid Update: Angling Trust guidelines for fishing in Tier 4

The Angling Trust reports: New Covid Guidance for Tier 4 in England was issued on 19th December 2020, following the Prime Minister’s announcement, and the regulations were published the following day. We have taken advice and can provide these formal … Continue reading

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Angling Trust forced to suspend national angling competitions for two months

Government urged to amend travel guidance for outdoor sport The Angling Trust is pleased that the Government has confirmed the resumption of grassroots sports from today (Wednesday, 2nd December) but disappointed that the Government’s travel  guidance has not included sport … Continue reading

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Angling Trust’s response to the Government’s Winter Covid Plan

The Angling Trust reports: What it means for angling The Angling Trust has now had an opportunity to consider the government’s comprehensive, 64-page Winter Covid Plan which will introduce a revised three-tier system from Wednesday, December 2nd. Full details can be found here We … Continue reading

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2021 Spring & Autumn Loch-style Internationals, plus Rivers International, postponed to 2022

Spring and Autumn Loch-Style 2021 Internationals and Rivers 2021 International. The Angling Trust reports: The International Fly Fishing Association (IFFA) have announced that there will be no Loch-style or Rivers Internationals in 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This means … Continue reading

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