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News Letter September 2020


September 2020

Baymalton Angling Club

News Letter September 2020

I would like the thank all the members for renewing there membership this year and supporting the club through covid-19.
Its been a hard Year for the club but the work continues with new staging and boarding around Three Islands pool this work was carried out by Mick & Rob thanks for all the hard work you both do in supporting our club.
Work to be carried out in 2021
New staging on Robbie’s pool
New staging on Stacey’s pool
New Disabled staging on Gibbos Pool
Approximate cost of wood £15,000.00 + Labour.
The cost of the wood has doubled over the last 12 month
This work has to be carried out to ensure the safety of our members when fishing.
Fish stocking will be carried out at some point this Year or early next Year.
We now have an extensive maintenance plan in place for clubs waters and I would like the thank Alan & Matt for the time they have given helping sort out some of the problems we have had this Year
At this time the club has no plans to extend our water portfolio, we are going to concentrate on the waters that we have.
Membership 2021
2020 has been the first year that for a long time that we have had to close membership at 1500 Members as we said last Year we would do this.
Next Year we will have 1550 club cards printed and as it stands today we have 150 on the waiting list so I am asking all members to renew before the end of February 2021 we cannot hold membership cards for members who have not renewed by that date.


Membership Fees for 2021
Senior Members 18 + £85.00 per Year
Juniors Membership 15 to 17 Years £20.00 per Year
Juniors under 14 Years No fee, must have their name added to a senior members club card by the Border office.
The Cafe Carl does is best to try and keep prices down but the cost of everything is going up and at some time he my need to increase his prices to maintain the good quality of food he serves so please support the cafe.
Match Bookings for 2021
We have reduced the match booking at the weekend to one on Saturday and one on a Sunday so there will be 6 waters open at the week end for members to fish.
Matches through the week will stay the same.
Please don’t forget all club card expire 28th February 2021 please don’t leave it to late.
Maintenance
Work has been carried out on Brook house Pool & Thornhills Fishery we have had the branches pruned back, and ground work has been done to clear around all pegs and cut pathways around the pools we had to get some contractors in to carry out this work.
Stacey’s Pool
The wood to do the 31 stages on Stacey’s pool has now arrived and the new staging are being constructed at this time the new stages cost approximately £100.00 per stage to make, the new staging are being made by Mick and Rob Thanks.

THE 2020 AGM HELD ON THE 18th NOVEMBER HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO COVIE-19 ANY MEMBERS WISHING TO HAVE A SET OF ACCOUNTS AND THE MINUTES OF THE 2019 AGM CAN GET THEM FROM THE OFFICE FROM THE 1st NOVEMBER.
Stewart Godber
Club Secretary