Angling Summit Today with Fisheries Minister, Ben Bradshaw and Martin Salter MP

The Fisheries Minister will attend for an open discussion session with the Salmon & Trout Association and the main angling organisations.

The Fisheries Minister will attend for an open discussion session with the Salmon & Trout Association and the main angling organisations. Thereafter, the Angling Summit will be led by Martin Salter.

Angling Summit agenda items include:

  •Cormorants & Otter Predation
  •Progress on Angling Charter
  •Canoe Access
  •Urban Fisheries Funding

  •Angling Coaching Schemes
  •National Angling Governance
  •Environment Agency Fisheries Work Following BRITE

The Salmon & Trout Association played a major role in organising this Angling Summit. S&TA Executive Director Paul Knight will lead the discussion on Canoe Access, National Angling Governance (with Martin Salter MP) and EA Fisheries Work Following BRITE (with the Environment Agency).

In November, the Salmon & Trout Association had a private meeting with the Fisheries Minister that set the stage for the issues to be discussed today.