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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT TO ALL MEMBERS

Important Announcement to all members 1/ Change to existing club rules effective from Friday 19th July 2019 At our Committee Meeting on Wednesday 17th July 2019 it was decided to add a new club rule effective immediately. Pike angling in any form, i.e. use of dead baits or spinning with lures, is not permitted during the period from the 16th June to the 30th September. This rule change has been made in line with recommendations from the Environment Agency and the Angling Trust, and brings the club rules in line with many other angling clubs. 2/ Low river water level and hot weather conditions At present the river level is very low and oxygen levels are also at a critical level. With this in mind all members are requested to return any caught fish immediately after landing and unhooking, and not to use a keep net to retain the catch under any circumstances. The Environment Agency have also advised that every effort should be made not to disturb the silt/mud on the bottom of the river by a…

Ixworth Angling Club 2019 Annual General Meeting

Ixworth Angling Club are holding their AGM in the lounge bar of the Greyhound pub in Ixworth on Monday 15th April, 7 for 7-30PM prompt start.
All members are welcome as well as anyone interested in joining the club.
Refreshments will be available for everyone attending.
Ixworth Angling Club are holding their AGM in the lounge bar of the Greyhound pub in Ixworth on Monday 9th April, 7 for 7-30PM prompt start.
All members are welcome as well as anyone interested in joining the club.
Refreshments will be available for everyone attending.

The Ixworth Angling Club "Christmas will be a little late this year" Greyhound Annual Christmas Charity Match

Following bad weather and lack of entries this match was not held in December 2017 so will now be held on Sunday 25th February 2018.
Peg draw at the Roundhouse will be at 10-15AM, fish from 11 AM to 3PM.
Entry Fee £5, optional pool. All proceeds will go to the charity or good cause nominated by Colin Pearce, the landlord of the Greyhound Pub in Ixworth.
All members and their guests are most welcome to take part. The winner will be presented with the trophy donated by The Greyhound to keep for one year and will also receive an engraved tankard to keep.
After the match all anglers taking place and their families and friends are welcome to join us at the Greyhound for a Buffet Lunch at no charge, you just have to pay for any drinks you have. A Grand Raffle will also be held
so donations of raffle prizes will be much appreciated as monies raised will be added to the entry fees paid to boost monies raised for the chosen charity or good cause nominated by Colin.
Please contact the Chairman …

The Greyhound Annual Christmas Charity Match Sunday 10th December 2017

Entry Fee £5, optional pool, Peg Draw at Roundhouse at 10-15AM, fish from 11 AM to 3 PM. Guests are most welcome to take part but please book your entry in advance by contacting the Chairman, tel 01359-232038 , by Friday 8th December.
After match everyone taking part, including family and friends, is invited to join us at the Greyhound Pub from 4 for 4-30 PM for a buffet lunch.
A raffle will be held and donations of raffle prizes would be much appreciated. This year monies raised will be added to monies raised by the Greyhound this year to help West Suffolk Hospital provide a special Parents Room that is urgently required.
Many Thanks
Peter Hunwick
Chairman

Update Wednesday 6th December
Please note that this match has had to be cancelled but will be rescheduled to take place sometime in January 2018
Ixworth Angling Club

We would like to remind all residents of the village that you or your children are most welcome to join our fishing club. The new season starts on Friday 16th June and extends through to the 14th March 2018.
As a member you will be able to fish three stretches of the river Blackbourn that runs through the village. A visit to our web site www.ixworthangling.co.uk is highly recommended to obtain further details of where you can fish, the species of fish available to catch and other useful information about the club and its formation many years ago.
This year the Environment Agency have removed the rod licence fee that used to be charged for junior members over 12 years and up to 16 years of age. Juniors in this age band are still required to obtain a fishing licence but it will be issued to them at no cost. Juniors 11 years of age or under do not need a licence.
To be eligible to join the club you must live in the village or one of the surrounding villages within appro…
Ixworth Angling Club are holding their AGM on Monday 10th April in the lounge bar of the Greyhound pub in Ixworth,
7 PM for 7-30PM prompt start.
All members are welcome as well as anyone interested in joining the club. Refreshments will be available to all present.