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Anglian Water ordered to pay indemnity costs following River Cam pollution

Anglian Water has been ordered to pay “Indemnity” costs by a judge following a long saga of litigation after a sewage pollution of the River Cam in 2013. Anglian Water lost at trial in October 2019 and was ordered to pay the Cambridge Fish Preservation and Angling Society (CFPAS) for restocking the River Cam following the

Operation CLAMPDOWN 8 to target illegal close season fishing

The Angling Trust’s Voluntary Bailiff Service will be taking part in Operation CLAMPDOWN 8 during the annual coarse fishing close season on rivers (March 15 – June 15 inclusive), reporting suspicious activity and incidents to the Environment Agency and police. Anyone convicted of illegally fishing during the close season faces a maximum fine of £50,000. A spokesperson

Fisheries Enforcement Support Service meets with new Rural & Wildlife Crime Police Chief

The Angling Trust Fisheries Enforcement Support Service’s National Enforcement Manager, Dilip Sarkar MBE, and North-West Regional Enforcement Manager, David Lees, recently met with the Chief Constable of Cheshire, Darren Martland – the National Police Chiefs’ Council’s new Lead on Rural & Wildlife Crime. Dilip Sarkar said: “It was an important opportunity for us to highlight Fisheries

Fishing In Wales

Angling Trust launches new project to officially promote angling in Wales The Angling Trust has announced the development of a new project to officially promote angling in Wales. Named ‘Fishing In Wales’, the project is well under way, with an official launch planned for Spring 2020. Visit Wales is the main funding partner, with additional

Sensas Team England U20’s Seek New Team Manager

The Angling Trust are seeking a passionate, enthusiastic, motivated and knowledgeable volunteer to manage England’s Sensas U20’s World Team. Candidates should share Angling Trust’s goal to make England the number one nation in the world, a position Sensas U20’s have held since 2013, and uphold the tradition of nurturing talented young anglers and supporting their