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River Teme Fishins – June 30 – 1st July and 4th – 5th August

Due to popular demand we are running 2 separate weekend fishins on the Barbel Society stretch of the River Teme at Bransford.

Saturday 30th June – Sunday 1st July
Saturday 4th – Sunday 5th August

A beautiful piece of river, great for roving about and spotting barbel and chub.

Free to Barbel Society members, places are limited so book your place if you are interested.

Contact Paul Coopey via Facebook or on 07527 206842

By |January 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on River Teme Fishins – June 30 – 1st July and 4th – 5th August|

Otter Petition

The Barbel Society have launched a government petition calling for the control of the otter.

It is for the control, and hence research of the otter. It has NOTHING to do with the word ‘cull’. Read the wording. Therefore, every angler can sign this petition with a clear conscience!

This is a chance for all of us to do something positive.

Petition Link

By |January 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Otter Petition|

Barbel Show 2018

Dates for diary…

Sunday June 3rd @ Wroxall Abbey Hotel CV35 7NB – 9am to 5pm
Wroxall Abbey

Barbel Society AGM

Saturday June 2nd @ Wroxall Abbey Hotel CV35 7NB – Time tbc

More details to follow shortly…

By |January 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Barbel Show 2018|

Barbel Society Southern Event – 3 March 2018

Hampshire Avon @ Bisterne

Four miles of estate bank on the Hampshire Avon’s famous Bisterne Fishery near Christchurch. An opportunity to fish in the footsteps of the likes of Walker, Wheat and Yates

Contact Steve Choney on 07702 736691 to book your place

Cost is free, but it is understood the Mills Family would welcome a donation towards the Estates Church Fund. It would be nice if the BS could raise £200 to show our appreciation for this unique opportunity from the Estate

Meet at the Keepers Cottage Bisterne BH24 3BN
Fishing from Sunrise to Sunset

By |January 8th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Barbel Society Southern Event – 3 March 2018|

Barbel Society Newsletter – November 2017

Editor’s Note:

Hi everyone, and welcome to the latest Barbel Society newsletter. I’ve recently taken on the role of Newsletter Editor and aim to send out regular updates, hopefully one every couple of months. The Society’s members and the committee are working hard on many fronts, and our membership continues to grow. The annual RC&L auction should be out soon and plans are in hand for next year’s BS Show. The RC&L team have been busy, recently attending meetings with the Angling Trust and PAG (Predation Action Group). The latest Barbel Fisher magazine is about to go off to the publishers and should be out before the end of the year. Plans are ongoing for several European events in both this country and abroad. Negotiations are in progress regarding potential new waters to be added to our portfolio next season. This summary is not inclusive of everything that is happening, merely just a flavour of the activity that is ongoing

Andy Degville

Dates for your diaries

• Barbel Society and Association Barbillons De France family friendly event April 4th to 10th 2018 – Camping desplages Rochefort sur Loire. A family friendly barbel fishing event around the Loire Valley. Please follow the link on the BS website for more information or contact Christophe on 07909 918 036

• Barbel Society meeting with our German colleagues @ Bochum Germany – May 5th A gathering of barbel anglers to discuss many issues regarding catch and release and much more…… for more information or contact Christophe on 07909 918 036

• Barbel Society AGM – Saturday May 26th @ Chesford Grange Hotel – Time tbc

• BS Annual Show – Sunday May 27th @ Chesford Grange Hotel – 9am to 5pm

• European “meet and greet” […]

By |November 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Barbel Society Newsletter – November 2017|

Barbel Society Fisheries Flyby

Courtesy of Martyn Phillips from Aerial Alien, here is a flyby video over our three sections of river that we run on the River Trent at Sutton, River Severn at Pixham Ferry and River Teme at Bransford

By |November 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Barbel Society Fisheries Flyby|