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Ixworth Angling Club held the Greyhound Annual Christmas Charity Match on Sunday 24th November 2019
17 members and guests took part including 6 junior members.
The match was won by Ivan Frost with a winning weight of 4lb 9 ounces. Second place went to Angie Burrows with a weight of 1lb 2 ounces, third place to guest Andy with a weight of 4 and a half ounces and fourth place to Chris Oakley with a eight of 3 ounces.
After the match everyone taking part plus friends, parents and relatives enjoyed a buffet lunch laid on by Colin and Sue Pearce at the Greyhound pub which was clearly much appreciated and particularly by those who took part in the match that was fished in dry but far from warm weather conditions. The winner of the match was presented with the trophy
by Colin Pearce of the Greyhound who kindly donated this annual trophy to the club for this annual charity match.
After the trophy presentation a grand Raffle was held and thanks to the generous donations of raffle prizes by tho…
Update on Charity Fishing Match Sunday 24th November 2019
It has been decided to raise monies this year for the West Suffolk Hospital
Breast Cancer Fund. If you are taking part in the match and would like to help our fundraising efforts by seeking sponsors for your efforts on the day
please print out the Sponsorship Sheet below.



IXWORTH ANGLING CLUBANNUAL CHRISTMAS CHARITY MATCH      SUNDAY 24TH NOVEMBER 2019 SPONSORSHIP FORM  ALL MONIES RAISED WILL GO TO THE WEST SUFFOLK HOSPITAL BREAST CANCER FUNDMember/Guest taking part-Sponsor's nameAmountReceivedSponsor's nameAmountReceived
The Greyhound Annual Christmas Charity Match Sunday 24th November 2019
This year we are holding the match much earlier than normally in the hope that more members will be able to take part. The weather hopefully will be dry and not too cold.
All members and guests are most welcome to enter and there will be a special prize for the junior member catching the highest weight catch. Of course they could also win the trophy to keep for a year if they catch a larger weight than any other member or guest taking part in the match.
Entry Fee for Senior members and Guests £5, ( Juniors £3 ), optional pool.
Peg Draw at the Roundhouse at 10-15AM, fish from 11AM to 3PM.Please book your entry in advance by contacting the Chairman tel 01359 232038, or the Match Secretary Angie Burrows tel 01359 250008by Friday 22nd November.
After the match everyone taking part, including family and friends, is invited to join us at the Greyhound Pub from 4-4-30PM for a buffet lunch.
The club provides the lunch, you…

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR ALL MEMBERS Saturday 31st August 2019

Please note that the new wooden entrance gate at Hemp Yard Bridge has now been padlocked by the landowners. This means that access to the "Match Stretch" between Ixworth Mill and Hemp Yard Bridge must only be made via the entrance gate at the Roundhouse.
A spare key to the padlock will be provided to the club Committee to allow access for emergencies or staff from the Environment Agency.

Many Thanks
Peter Hunwick
Chairman

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.