MY WEEK IN PIC­TURES

North Wales Weekly News - - MY WEEK IN PICTURES - By Allan Cuth­bert – an­gler and wa­ter­life cam­paigner

I’VE spent many years en­joy­ing the sport of angling, fish­ing in small ponds, sea fish­ing and for the last 40 years fish­ing for trout, sea trout and salmon.

Af­ter re­tir­ing I de­cided to put as much back into fish­ing in gen­eral be­cause of the plea­sure the sport has given me. I’m also keen to en­cour­age young­sters to take up the sport, as well as mak­ing the public aware of the con­ser­va­tion ben­e­fits of fish­ing.

I am sec­re­tary of the Den­bigh & Cl­wyd Angling Club, chair­man of the Fed­er­a­tion of Cl­wyd Angling Clubs and sec­re­tary of the Cl­wyd, Conwy & Gwynedd Rivers Trust.

I also sit on the Dee & Cl­wyd Lo­cal Fish­eries Ad­vi­sory Group and I am a founder and chair­man of the Cam­paign for the Pro­tec­tion of Welsh Fish­eries.

To­mor­row’s an­gler re­ceiv­ing some tu­ition from the chair­man of the Den­bigh & Cl­wyd Angling As­so­ci­a­tion, Craig Evans, at the club’s an­nual ju­nior fish­ing com­pe­ti­tion A trout fly I’ve tied - another skill I pass on to other an­glers at fly ty­ing events I...

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