Ulster Angling Federation

main home image

Newsletter










April 2014


    Ulster Angling Federation

    

    

    

Development Officers Newsletter

For information purposes of all affiliated members.

Could Secretaries please arrange to forward this to all members via e-mail and post it on their Association noticeboard.

 

Compiled by Robbie Marshall, Development Officer for the period 1st to 30th April 2014.

 

The following meetings were attended;

 

3rd  Lisburn,  Attended the monthly UAF Directors meeting.

 

3rd Lisburn, Attended the Water Framework Directive Stakeholders meeting.

 

8th Omagh, Chairman attended the meeting of the Loughs Agency Advisory Forum

 

9th Comber, Attended the Strangford & Lecale (Water Framework Directive) Catchment Stakeholder Group meeting.

 

15th Lisburn, Chairman attended a meeting with NIEA regarding Consents to Discharge on the river Clady, Co. Londonderry.

 

15th Limavady, Chairman, attended a site meeting with Roe Angling Association regarding various issues on the River Roe including hydroelectricity.

 

15th Limavady, Chairman attended meeting of Lower Foyle (Water Framework Directive) Catchment Stakeholder Group

 

16th Belfast,  Meeting with Chairman to discuss outstanding issues.

 

16th Comber,  Met with members from the Inler club to discuss various issues associated with the river.

 

28th Antrim,  Attended the monthly meeting of the Six Mile Trust.

 

28th Portadown, Chairman, along with Director Gary Houston attended a meeting of the DCAL Salmon and Inland Fisheries Forum to discuss changes to the Fisheries Act.

 

 

Correspondence / E-mails

E-Mail to N I Water requesting an update on the lease of NIW Reservoirs given leases have now expired.

 

E-Mail to DCAL regarding the lack of smolt grilles on turbines on the Clady River.

 

E-Mail to Paul McAleavey of DCAL Inland Fisheries requesting a date for the Fermanagh Clubs meeting.

 

E-Mail to Jack McIlheron of DCAL Inland Fisheries to advise the details of the bailiff training when finalised.

 

E-Mail to Una Johnston re a query on where to get some training in fly fishing for her son.

 

E-Mail to NIEA Water Management Unit about the alleged pollution from Wrights factory in Ballymena.

 

7th April; Submission to NIEA on Leitrim river, (Dundrum) hydroelectric scheme

 

28th April; Submission to NIEA on Consent to Discharge on the river Clady, Co. Antrim.

 

Discussions with  
          
        

DCAL Inland Fisheries on some of the issues on the Clady River.

 

Background research work on the following: -

 

Hydroelectric schemes; it is vital that clubs monitor developments in their area. Whilst the Federation is not opposed to all hydroelectric schemes, it is apparent that Licence conditions being applied by NIEA will not be sufficient to protect rivers, and need to be improved.

 

INCOMING CORRESPONDENCE – APRIL 2014

Ref

Date

Sender

Subject

Action

--

2/4/14

Rivers Trust

Application etc to join the Federation

To Directors Meeting

UAF/25/92

2/4/14

NIEL

Response to Strategic Planning Policy Statement for NI

To DO

UAF/02/93

3/4/14

Planning, DOE

Notificiation of Planning Application for microhydro at Ballyward

To JH

UAF/11/00

3/4/14

P Stephenson, NSPCC

Free Safeguarding App.

To DO & JH

UAF/20/06

4/4/14

TAGIT Fishing

Funding received from Community Scheme

To DO & JH

UAF/13/03

4/4/14

K Callaghan,DOE

New Catchment Management Officer & Invite to Lr Foyle CSG meeting

To DO & JH

UAF/01/02

6/4/14

Masters Student

Survey on Coastal Management & Local Government Reform

To DO & JH

UAF/02/92

7/4/14

NIEA – Water Management Unit

Pollution incident

To DO

UAF/20/06

7/4/14

TAGIT Fishing

Invite to Open Day

To DO

UAF/02/93

8/4/14

DOE, Planning

Proposed hydro at Rathfriland

To JH

UAF/11/92

8/4/14

S & TA

S & TA Scotland News Release

To DO & JH

UAF/09/03

8/4/14

Sport NI

Section 75 Equality Screening

To DO

UAF/25/92

8/4/14

NIEL

NIEA eNGO EU Funding Workshop

To DO

UAF/08/07

9/4/14

Outdoor Recreation NI

April E-Newsletter

To DO

--

9/4/14

Aideen Kelly,DOE

CSG Timetable

To DO & JH & website

UAF/11/92

9/4/14

S & TA

New Director of Riverfly Partnership

To DO & JH

UAF/26/92

10/4/14

Community Places

Strategic Planning Policy Statement

To DO

UAF/03/00

10/4/14

Enquiry on website

Articles on Fishing

To DO & JH

UAF/12/92

11/4/14

NIEA

Skerries and Causeway as Special Area of Conservation

To DO

UAF/12/92

11/4/14

NIEA

The Maidens as Special Area of Conservation

To DO

UAF/02/92

11/4/14

NIEA

Pollution incident at Ballymena

DO rec’d copy also

UAF/08/93

11/4/14

M McClure,

SportNI

Causeway Coast Audit and Action Plan

To 7 member clubs & DO

UAF/13/92

14/4/14

S McDowell, DOE

Upper Foyle Spring CSG Invite

To JH

UAF/08/93

14/4/14

A Lowden,Sport NI

Disability Sports NI Survey

To DO

UAF/11/92

14/4/14

S & TA

Online Auction

To DO

UAF/11/92

14/4/14

S & TA

E-Newsletter

To all on email

UAF/11/92

15/4/14

S & TA

News Release re: Water Companies

To DO & JH

UAF/13/00

15/4/14

Strabane DC

Terms of Reference for Bio-Diversity and Angling School

Programme

To all on email

UAF/09/03

17/4/14

Sport NI

Free Business Support for club finances

To DO

UAF/09/03

18/4/14

Sport NI

Sportswatch Issue 183

To DO,JH & MK

--

18/4/14

13 member clubs

DCAL DVD

To DO

UAF/09/03

22/4/14

Sport NI

Angling for Position Conference Invite

To DO

UAF/04/89

24/4/14

MEAD Insurance

Renewal of Insurance

To JH

UAF/04/06

24/4/14

Computershare

Annual Statement

To JH

UAF/06/92

26/4/14

DOE,Planning Policy Division

The Planning (Control of Advertisements) (Amendment) Regs NI 2014

To DO

UAF/07/92

28/4/14

A Baker,University College London

Lake BESS website

To all on email

UAF/06/92

29/4/14

Lisburn City Council

West Lisburn Development Framework

To DO

UAF/08/93

29/4/14

M McClure, Sport NI

Coaching Development

DO & JH received email also

--

30/4/14

Member club

Court fees for Bailiffs

To DO

UAF/08/93

30/4/14

A Creamer, Sport NI

Angling Conference

To all on email

UAF/08/93

30/4/14

Sport NI

eSportNi April 2014

To DO

UAF/11/92

30/4/14

S & TA

Netting catch of salmon in Scotland leaps by 50% in 2013

To DO & JH

 


OUTGOING CORRESPONDENCE –  APRIL 2014

Ref

Date

Sent to

Subject

--

2/4/14

All on email and on
website and all

By post

Spring 2014 CSG 
meetings

--

8/4/14

New member

Welcome Letter

--

8/4/14

MEAD Insurance

Club no longer
member of UAF

--

9/4/14

All on email

Federation Diary

--

10/4/14

Members on email

NASCO Annual Meeting

--

17/4/14

All on email

DCAL DVD on
Catch & Release

--

28/4/14

All on email

Big Lottery Fund

--

29/4/14

14 member clubs +2
others

DCAL DVD by post

--

29/4/14

Directors, DO & 1
club member

By email & 5
Directors by post

Minutes of Dirs April
2014 mtg,

 DO’s March 2014

Newsletter & Notice
Agenda for May 

2014 Dirs Mtg

--

29/4/14

All others on email &
M Shortt

By email

Minutes of Directors
April 2014

Meeting, DO’s March
2014

Newsletter

--

29/4/14

5 club members by
email

DO’s March 2014
Newsletter

--

30/4/14

All on email

Federation diary

 

                            Please note:  JH denotes Jim Haughey (Chairman)

                                                   DO denotes Robbie Marshall (Development Officer)

                                                   MK denotes Madeleine Kelly (Director)

                                                   NIEL denotes Northern Ireland Environment Link

 

                                                                                                                                                                               

                                                                                                                               

NOTICE FOR CLUB SECRETARIES

 

Poaching

Please ensure any potential poaching issues or information is forwarded to the Federation Development Officer as set out in the forms re-issued in July 11.

 

Private Water Bailiffs (PWB)

Please see recent e-mail, clubs may claim back court expenses from DCAL for up to 5 PWB. This is backdated from 1st April 2013.

 

Development Officer: Mr Robbie Marshall,

Mobile: 07713 652773

E-Mail: rob_f_marshall@hotmail.com

 

Anyone wishing to receive this Newsletter and other correspondence by email, please provide an email address to our Assistant Secretary at the following: -

diannearchibald@yahoo.co.uk

 

Remember to visit the Ulster Angling Federation website for up-to-date News, Events, Newsletters and more – www.ulsteranglingfederation.com

 

Latest Newsletters

Recent Newsletters Ulster Angling Federation

Angling Active Clubs Co-ordinator Jan 16
Angling Active Clubs Co-ordinator Newsletter. For information purposes of all affiliated members. ...read more

January 2016
Development Officers Newsletter           For inform...read more

October 15
Development Officers Newsletter       Ulster Angling Federation  &...read more

September 15
    Ulster Angling Federation      Development Officers Newsle...read more

July 2015
Development Officers Newsletter   For information purposes of all affiliated members. Could ...read more

June 2015
Development Officers Newsletter       For information purposes of all af...read more

April 2015
Ulster Angling Federation Development Officer Newsletter   For information purposes of all a...read more

March 2015
Ulster Angling Federation      Development Officers Newsletter   &...read more

February 2015
Ulster Angling Federation              &...read more

January 2015
Development Officers Newsletter           For inform...read more

December 2014
Development Officers Newsletter           For inform...read more

November 14
Ulster Angling Federation              &...read more

October 14
Ulster Angling Federation              &...read more

September 14
Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation       For inf...read more

August 14
Ulster Angling Federation              &...read more

July 2014
Ulster Angling Federation              &...read more

June 2014
         Ulster Angling Federation       ...read more

May 2014
    Ulster Angling Federation           ...read more

April 2014
    Ulster Angling Federation           ...read more

March 2014
    Ulster Angling Federation           ...read more

February 2014
                   ...read more

January 2014
         Ulster Angling Federation       ...read more

December 2013
               Ulster Angling Federation    ...read more

November 2013
                       &...read more

October 2013
                       &...read more

September 2013
                       &...read more

August 2013
                          &nbs...read more

July 2013
                 Uls...read more

June 2013
                 &...read more

May 2013
               Ulster Angling ...read more

April 2013
               Ulster Angling Federation    ...read more

March 2013
 Ulster Angling Federation Development Officers Newsletter For information purposes of all ...read more

February 2013
                       &...read more

January 2013
               Ulster Angling Federation    ...read more

December 2012
Ulster Angling Federation Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation For informatio...read more

November 2012
Ulster Angling Federation Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation For informat...read more

October 2012
                Ulster Angling Federation Development...read more

September 2012
Ulster Angling Federation Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation For information ...read more

August 2012 Newsletter
Ulster Angling Federation Development Officers Newsletter For information purposes of all affiliat...read more

July 2012
Ulster Angling FederationDevelopment Officers Newsletter For information purposes of all affi...read more

June 2012
Ulster Angling FederationDevelopment Officers Newsletter For information purposes of all affiliat...read more

May 2012 Newsletter
Ulster Angling FederationDevelopment Officers NewsletterFor information purposes of all affiliated m...read more

March 2012 Newsletter
Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation For information purposes of all affiliat...read more

April Newsletter
Development Officers Newsletter Ulster Angling Federation For information purposes of all ...read more