News

  1. Volunteers Wanted

    By Paul Sargent on March 9th, 2015

    Many charities rely on their volunteers and SDAF is no different. This year we find ourselves in need of some additional volunteers to help out with our fishing sessions. If you are someone looking for an opportunity or you know someone who would be …

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  2. Grant from 'Awards For All'

    By Paul Sargent on December 17th, 2014

    Former chairman of both the Gipping Valley Angling Club and the Suffolk Disabled Anglers Forum Ian Wood, has recently secured a grant of £3698.00 from Awards For All, for which we are all very grateful. This money is to be used to stabilise the bank …

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  3. Alderson Lakes (GAPS) Pike Session 1

    By Paul Sargent on December 3rd, 2014

    Alderson Lakes (GAPS) Pike Session 1

    This was our first pike event of the year with eight anglers attending with the fishing starting at 10:00am. Long time member Cyril Long hooked the first fish at around 11:00; which after a spirited fight was safely netted and weighed in at 11lb …

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  4. 2014 Membership Renewal

    By Paul Sargent on January 18th, 2014

    Membership renewal forms are now being sent out to all members of SDAF. Please ensure you return these back to Wendy in good time and before this year's programme of events begins. We look forward to your continued support.

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  5. 2014 dates confirmed

    By Paul Sargent on November 29th, 2013

    Dates have been confirmed for our 2014 angling sessions.The dates are:- Friday 2nd May - 1st session of the seasonTuesday 13th May Friday 30th MayFriday 6th June - Open dayTuesday 17th JuneFriday 27th JuneFriday 11th JulyTuesday 29th JulyFriday 8th …

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  6. Pike Session Dates

    By Paul Sargent on November 18th, 2013

    Pike Session Dates

    Dates for the SDAF Pike Angling days at Alderson Lakes have now been added to the diary. Slightly different from our usual angling sessions but very enjoyable for those who like to take part in one of the specialist arms of the sport. The dates …

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  7. Newsletter

    By Ian Wood on November 9th, 2013

    At last I have a chance to sit and write this newsletter, which I hope will give you a complete review of the year, the time just seem to fly these days.  On the whole 2013 has been a successful year for us, we’ve seen several new members …

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  8. New

    By Ian Wood on August 6th, 2013

     As we start the second half of our 2013 season I think it's a good time to look back at what the SDAF has achieved so far and also compare the season with last year(2012). At least five sessions were cancelled last year all because of …

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  9. News

    By Ian Wood on September 11th, 2012

    Great News The Environment Agency have recently awarded us a sum of £500 for which we are truly grateful, this money will be used to help maintain the service we provide. Outside funding is vital to us and any additional funding is always used for …

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  10. News

    By Ian Wood on September 11th, 2012

    Joe Flinter Memorial Match Wow what a turnout. On Friday August 17th 2012 the Joe Flinter Memorial Match saw a record turnout with 34 anglers of all ages supporting the event plus another 20 carers and volunteer helpers without whom we would have …

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