The annual general meeting of the association will take place at the Ainsty Hotel Boroughbridge Road York Monday 19th February 2018 at 7.30 PM
The agenda will be as follows: -
1. Apologies for absence
2. Minutes of last meeting
3. Matters arising
4. Officers' reports
5. Election of Officers
2018 membership fees as follows:-
For new members a £50.00 joining fee is also payable.
Please pay membership fees at the A G M - fees MUST be paid by 01 March, members who have not paid by 01 March will be lapsed. Please have cheques made out in advance to YTAA. Where cash is to be paid it would be useful if you could tender exact moneys. Please note that membership fees cannot be taken until after the business of the AGM is concluded. Members not attending the meeting may pay by post, forward to: - Ian Hardy Hon Treas YTAA.
Please bring membership cards for 2018 authorisation.
An overview of the Association’s accounts will be presented at the AGM together with presentations on current YTAA activities. Garry Taylor will present prizes to the lucky captors of the GT Trophy fish.
Please remember to forward your catch return book for the Becks to Pete Conde, it will be returned to you at the AGM. An analysis of the 2017 catch returns will be presented at the AGM.
Sam Seago has very kindly offered to run the raffle again if you are able to bring a prize it will be most welcome.
Always carry your EA licence and YTAA card
Any sign of pollution or distressed fish or seriously low water contact the EA on free phone 0800 8070 60
Show your YTAA card to any member asking to see it
Fishing with maggot before June 16 is illegal
Stearsby fishing is strictly fly only
Stearsby bag limit is two fish in any 14 day period
River Trout size limit is 10 inches. Please note you may take a brace of fish at 10 inches or above. Please do not kill fish you do not need, handle any fish you wish to return carefully with wet hands without removing from the water if possible.
DIARY DATES 2017
|14||February||Stearsby working party/weed clearance|
|19||February||AGM - Ainsty Hotel 19:30|
|01||March||Stearsby opening day|
|03/04||March||Isle beck/ working parties, A19 10.00hrs|
|10/11||March||Beck working parties as required (TBC)|
|25||March||Becks open for trout fishing|
|01||October||Becks closed for trout, grayling fishing is permitted on Isle Beck up to 31 December|
|Extra work/weed parties and re-stocking dates to be advised
The working parties are ideal opportunities to visit the waters and gain valuable fishing knowledge from other rods and at the same time improve our sport for the season. Please lend a hand if you can.
Fishing for salmon and sea trout is available to all YTAA anglers on the river South Esk in Angus. This is a private and secluded three-rod beat that produces fish throughout the season; please contact Ian Hardy for weekly rates and 2018 availability
Happy New Year to All and Tight lines 2018.
R W Sawdon Hon Sec YTAA