Category Archive: Committee

Sep 25

Reminder : 2017 Season as agreed at the AGM. Catch and Release from 1st October

On February 23rd 2017 at the AGM it was proposed from the floor and with a majority vote that the Association would make all waters of the Association Catch and Release  for Salmon fishing from 1st  October. Some had called for catch and release to be introduced mid September but after some discussion the 1st October …

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Jun 30

Willy Wans and Coneywarren area of the River Strule.

As Secretary of Omagh Anglers Association I have been asked to make it known that the fishing rights in the  area known as the Willy Wans and Coneywarren area , left bank downstream , are OWNED not leased by Omagh Anglers Association. These rights were purchased by the Association along with other rights in that area in …

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Jun 08

Presentation to local Charities

Hi all, just to let you know that the monies raised from our raffle at the Fishing Festival in Strabane  over the last few years went to two worthy causes. Two £500 cheques had been presented to Omagh Care for Cancer and also to the Omagh and District Multiple Sclerosis Group. I would like to …

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Jun 06

Fishing on the Rivers Camowen and Cloghfin 2nd June 2017

On behalf of Omagh Anglers Association, the Officers and Committee wish it to be known that the fishing rights (formerly known as the Belmore estate, now owned by the Rountree Family and leased to Omagh Anglers Association) have been recognised by a Declaration of Rights in the Fermanagh and Tyrone County Court on 2nd June …

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Apr 11

North-West Angling Festival

We took a stall at the North – West Angling Festival this year for the first time in a few years and it was a resounding success. We had a number of members manning the stall and we were all kept quite busy with queries on the fishing especially the trout fishing. As part of …

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Mar 09

Drumragh River

Unfortunately over the close season a few members of Omagh Anglers decided to take some stretches of the Drumragh for themselves.

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Feb 07

Omagh Anglers Association 71st AGM Feb 27th 2014

Members keep free the last thursday in February 2014 ,the 27th this year, for the clubs AGM. It will be held as usual in Omagh Lbrary Headquarters at 19:30pm sharp! This is for fully paid up members only! Please support this , it is your Club and maybe you can have an important input into …

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Sep 25


Apologies for no reports but due to my own workload and continuation of the fight against the hydro I have had little or no time to update the website. Firstly I know that trout fishing in the area is still very good. I have had a few good days on the river with some success …

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Mar 13

The 2012 Season

Firstly, I have had a response from the Loughs Agency re the nets on the Foyle system. . There are no nets operating on the Foyle at the minute due to the River Finn still being Catch and Release. There are stil approx 28 licensed netsmen but all netting is suspended. No Compensation is being …

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