SAF inter club match scene, after a ten year lay-off and previously mentioned, a TAB on the website to keep up date with details and diary as it develops, SAF Affiliated Club Match Season is being re-created. Including over twenty club venues being made available on canal, pool and river, Affiliated Club teams are expecting a very interesting season ahead, supported by a vast array of sponsorship. Thanks to committee member Andy Jones SAF Match co-ordinator.
Sadly, due to one angler being observed “snecking” carp with a pike plug on the shallows at Oxon Pool, the decision has been taken to ban on all pools pike lure fishing, with only dead or live bait as being options for the future, with immediate effect.
Bailiff Gary Dodd, designated as Assistant Head Bailiff, has taken over responsibility for the SAF Bailiff group, enabling better communication within the group as to the infrastructure and new general duties being created. I am certain this will add value to ability and effectiveness to the core aims of the SAF with regard to Bailiff support in general.