Pontardawe and Swansea Angling Society

© 2009-17

Calendar of Events and Important dates for 2017

Despite our best efforts dates, detail and venues may have to change.  To confirm accuracy contact:

Social Secretary: Paul Edwards, contact details here…

For Tawe Disabled Fishers events: Des Williams, contact details here… (Des can provide postcodes for venues to assist with travel arrangements).

Bookings. Firm bookings 1 week in advance are required for the dinner. Those members wishing to attend boat trips will need to make their own arrangements for the booking of boats.

Competition scene. Members interested in entering WSTAA International trials (adults, juniors, disabled and ladies) should contact the Secretary as soon as possible.

27 Feb 2017

Fri 17 Feb

Tackle auction, Vardre RFC. Doors open 18:30 to compile catalogue - acceptance of items for sale by non-members at organisers’ discretion. Sale starts approx 19:30.

Sun 19 Feb

Restocking. Details from the Sec.

Fri 3 Mar

Annual Dinner, New Inn, Clydach

3 Mar

Brown trout season opens on all club waters.  Salmon season opens on the Cilieni (fly only and catch and release throughout the season).

14 Mar

Close season starts for coarse fish.

Wed 15 Mar

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

20 Mar

Salmon / sewin season opens on the Tawe / Gwili.  Fly / spinner only until 14th Apr for sewin and 15th Jun for salmon.  Salmon to be returned until 15th Jun.

Sun 9 Apr

Boat trip, Llandegfedd. Contact Social Sec for details.

Wed 19 Apr

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

15 Apr

First day bait allowed for sewin on the Tawe / Gwili.  Still fly only on the Cilieni.

Sun 7 May

River trip, MFL Cup, River Wye, Builth Wells.

Sun 14 May prov

Provisional. Restocking. Details from the Sec.

Wed 17 May

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

Sun 21 May

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

16 Jun

First day bait allowed for salmon on the Tawe / Gwili.  Still fly only on the Cilieni.  First day salmon may be kept.  Season reopens for coarse fish. NB that NRW are likely to amend these Byelaws during the 2017 season.

Sun 18 Jun

Boat trip, Clywedog. Contact Social Sec for details.

Wed 21 Jun

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

Wed 19 July

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

Wed mid Aug

TDF Safari. Date and venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

Sun 27 Aug

TDF Safari. Venue to be confirmed. Contact TDF Sec for details.

30 Sep

Last day of the season for brown trout on all club waters.

7 Oct

Last day bait allowed for salmon / sewin on the Tawe / Gwili.

8 Oct

Fly / spinner only for salmon / sewin until end of season on the Tawe / Gwili.  Still fly only on the Cilieni.

17 Oct

Last day of the season for salmon / sewin on all club waters.

Wed 13 Dec

Annual General Meeting, Vardre Rugby Club, Clydach, 19:30. Agenda will include: reports from Directors / Officers; appointment of Mgt Committee, Directors, Officers, etc; proposals (if any) to amend Byelaws; other proposals (if any); AOB at the discretion of the Chairman.

Notice of proposals to nominate Directors or to amend Byelaws must be received in writing by the Secretary not less than 14 days before the meeting and must comply with the Articles of Association. Notice of proposals to move a special resolution must be received in writing by the Secretary not less than 28 days before the meeting. Consult the Secretary if necessary. See here... for Articles of Association and Byelaws.

Details of any proposals received by the Secretary may be requested by members during the 14 days before the meeting.

Mondays, Nov–Feb

Fly Tying, 19:00 to 21:00, followed by a pint and a chat. Contact the Sec for details.