Category: Reports

Jan 31

2018 75th Annual General Meeting Omagh Library 7:30pm

The  75th Annual General Meeting of Omagh Anglers Association will be held in Omagh Library ,on the last Thursday in February, the 22nd February starting at 7.30pm.   There will be a few important announcements on th evening so please come along and support your Club   All members welcome.   Refreshments will be served …

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Sep 20

FASTA and the rainbow Trout infestation below Newtownstewart

There have been several meetings over the last few weeks with the affiliates of FASTA to organise the response and move the issue forward with regards the huge quantities of rainbow trout that are now in the Strule and Mourne Rivers. Representatives from Omagh Anglers Association have been present at the meetings and are giving …

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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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May 02

2017 Mc Bride and Courtney Cup Competitions at Birchwood Fishery Drumquin

We had another successful event at the Birchwood Fishery this year .We had 38 anglers at the event with 11 juniors .The weather was much improved from this time last year which had provided us with gales and hail and sleet showers. The morning session was overcast but unfortunately for the anglers we had a cloudless …

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Apr 11

Honorary Member 2016 Club Person of the Year 2015

This is not an accolade which is afforded to many but this year 2016 Eddie(Minnow) Fisher was awarded honorary membership of Omagh Anglers Association. He is only the 4th person to be awarded this honour. This was in light of the enormous amount of work undertaken by him and a few others in tidying up …

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Mar 14

Secretarys Report Feb 2016 AGM

Secretary’s Report Firstly, please be advised, you must have a valid Omagh Anglers permit before commencing to fish Omagh Anglers Association water. Anyone not having a permit will be suspended from the Association with immediate effect. The 2015 season was quite difficult with long spells of little or no rain which had the effect of …

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Jun 17

Bobby Rodgers Retirement

A presentation was held in in the Millstone for Bobby Rodgers on the 15th June. Bobby is a long standing member of Omagh Anglers Association and in February of this year he retired as an office bearer from the Association. Bobby had been recruited to the Association in 1963 as a committee member by his …

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Jun 17

Farson Wells Camera feed We have now a camera in place at the meetings in Omagh, supplied by Farson Wells and thanks to Albert and Stephen Martin for allowing us to piggyback their internet to bring the live feed. We are also hoping to get in place a measuring guage but have been advised to wait until we …

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Mar 22

2015 AGM

The Associations AGM took place on 26th February 2015 in Omagh Library at 7.30pm. all the usual business was conducted on the evening with the minutes from the previous AGM read out. There were no matters arising and the Secretary’s and Treasurers report were read out. It was decided due to the healthy state of …

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Feb 05

Strule Trust

Just to let members know that after securing the funding for the stretch around the Mellon Country Inn and the scheme being finished, two members of the Association have also been working hard for the Strule Trust as Directors and alongside 3 other Directors, using NASCO guidelines more funds have been spent on the upper …

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