TO ALL MEMBERS

Collection of 2021 licences

It is a club rule that all membership licences to fish on DAA water are paid for and collected before the first of MAY.

This is to allow the membership secretary to judge any availability as we now have 30 people on the waiting list.

Membership books will be […]

2021 fishing permits

Derwent Angling Association 2021 licences are available for collection for members from tomorrow Tuesday 9 March at Hamsterley Colliery Post Office, 1 Victoria Terrace, NE17 7SJ.

Please collect them as soon as possible so we know where we are numbers wise.

Many thanks

DAA

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AGM 2021

It will come as no surprise that due to Covid-19 we will not be holding our AGM in February.

NEED TO KNOW There will be no increase in the price of membership next year. All officials of the association will continue to stand in the coming season. No changes to club rules for next […]

Open for fishing

PLEASE READ. PLEASE READ. PLEASE READ. PLEASE READ. PLEASE READ

We have been informed by The Angling Trust that we can open the river Derwent to members of the association on Wednesday 13 May.

All members must apply social distancing as well as fishing a minimum of 15 meters from any other angler.

Guidance […]

Urgent message to all members of the Derwent Angling Association

We have spoken to the powers that be and the consensus is that sadly all fishing on club waters will be suspended immediately for three weeks starting today, 24 March 2020.

It is imperative that we follow government guidelines for the safety of club members and their families. If there are any changes […]

Licence for 2020 season now available for collection

To all Association members of the angling club: your licences are available for collection from today at Hamsterley Colliery Post Office.

Address:1 Victoria TerraceHamsterley Colliery Newcastle upon TyneNE17 7SJ(Please check opening times)

Senior licence: £55.00Junior licence (from 15-18): £21.00

Any problems please contact membership secretary Ian Colborne on 01207 591454.

Junior licences are free up […]

Derwent Angling Association Membership for the 2020 season

The association currently has a number of vacancies for the 2020 season so if you know of anyone who is interested or for more information please contact membership secretary Ian Colborne on 01207 591454. If he’s not in leave a message and he will contact you as soon as he can.

A senior […]

An Unexpected Journey

By Ian Colborne 

 Last weekend I was all set to go boat fishing for wild trout with Alan at Catcleugh reservoir on the Scottish Borders, when he got one of those phone calls no one wants to hear.

I had put together my fishing gear the night before and checked it off my tick list. […]

Catch returns 2016

It’s very useful for the club to have a record of how many fish are being caught on the river, so if you haven’t submitted a paper return for the 2016 season, could we ask all members to complete our online catch return form. We’re not asking how many fish you took from the river […]

Catch returns for 2015 season

It’s very useful for the club to have a record of how many fish are being caught on the river, so if you haven’t submitted a paper return for the 2015 season, could we ask all members to complete our online catch return form. We’re not asking how many fish you took from the river […]