2010 A big year for the campaign

A very happy, prosperous and successful new year to you all from your Campaign Team.
2009 was a good year for us:
The Campaign web site has been updated, upgraded and improved in every way by our web site manager, who is not only a whizz with computers but a dedicated angler who’s enthusiasm seems to be [...]

Our Rivers meets the Minister at Westminster

Our Rivers, campaigning for the protection of all UK rivers seeks the Ministers views on the up coming requirement to meet the targets of the River Basin Management Plans. You will remember that the consultation on these plans was concluded last year.
The interview with Huw Irranca-Davies:

Meeting the Minister for Natural Environment from OurRivers Campaign
We feel [...]

Sustainbility Committee Anglers Presentation

To view further details regarding the Access Inquiry please visit the Conwy Valley Fisheries & Conservation Association [...]

Sustainability Committee - Access To Inland Water Inquiry

To view further details regarding the Access Inquiry please visit the Conwy Valley Fisheries & Conservation Association [...]

Environment Agency Release Briefing Note On Tackling Illegal Activity

 
Following the Campaign’s appeal to WAG, the EA were instructed to carry out a review of illegal activities in Wales (see progress page). As a result of the review, the first “change in attitude” publications have started to emerge. The EA have recently released this briefing note, whilst funding still remains an issue, we feel [...]

Hywel Morgan Joins The Campaign

International Casting Champion and Celebrity Angler Hywel Morgan has pledged his support to the Campaign For The Protection Of Welsh Fisheries.
Hywel Morgan is the son of legendary Welsh fishing guru Moc Morgan, he first wet a line at just two and a half years of age and spent his early years fishing the Rivers Teifi [...]

Mick ‘Pikey’ Brown Backs The Campaign

Mick Brown is one of the most well known and certainly one of the most enthusiastic anglers in Great Britain. Over the last twenty years he has become well known for his written work and photography, and in more recent times has become a popular television personality. His influence now extends all across Europe where [...]

Campaign in partnership deal with Environment Agency to trial online reporting system

The Campaign For The Protection OF Welsh Fisheries started its life as a Campaign fighting to secure improvements in the management of the Environment Agency Wales which would result in improvements to the protection of our fisheries. After a long period of confrontation, which if it did nothing else, highlighted the abismal lack of enforcement [...]

Leon Roskilly Joins The Campaign

We are delighted to welcome Leon Roskilly, a very well know and respected member of the angling campaigning fraternity. His web site the Sea Anglers Conservation network is one of the most respected and well read on the web. The link can be found below on the right hand side of this page. Leon has [...]

Steve Pettit Joins The Campaign

Steve Pettit (seajunky) has thrown his full weight behind the Campaign and joined the team.
We are delighted to welcome such a well respected and familiar name as Steve and look forward to his input: the recreational sea anglers will be delighted.
The photo shows Steve’s recent lucky escape from a large predator whist fishing for kippers [...]

Campaign Press Coverage

July 2008 BBC News Feature RE: The lack of enforcement protecting our [...]