WELCOME TO THE SALFORD FRIENDLY ANGLERS SOCIETY The Salford Friendly Anglers Society was instituted on the 2nd of April 1817, and is by some considerable margin the worlds oldest angling society. We would like to invite you to join us via our free membership option, to join what has become the River Irwell and its tributaries largest environmental lobbying group. Our four primary objectives are: 1. To raise the profile, and public awareness of the River Irwell as a leisure facility. 2. To ensure that our local authorities, United Utilities and the Environment Agency continue to … Continue Reading..........
River Irk Restoration Project
The "Dirty Irk" The river that time forgot - once described as one of the top 5 trout streams in the country and now a shadow of its former … ,,,,,,,,,,,,
We've been asking for information about water quality on the River Irwell from the EA since 2010. Our initial request was met by a very swift
Our next meeting is Weds 18th March at 7.30pm at the Kings Arms, Bloom St, Salford, M3 6AN
As a result of the passing of the Friendly Societies Act in 1817 a group of like minded anglers in Salford, Lancashire decided to institute a Friendly Society for the benefit of local anglers. As well as offering fishing on the local River Irwell, society members as part of their subscriptions … .......continue reading
Welcome to Salford Friendly Anglers Society Please click on the links below for a welcome message in your … More................
The EA have just completed some flood defense work on the Mersey in Warrington - and have redesigned … [Read More...]
Salford Friendly Anglers are very pleased to announce that we have entered into a lease agreement … [Read More...]
The EA found two category 2 parasites in the gills of the fish they took away from Kingfisher Lake … [Read More...]
http://youtu.be/clh0htOf2zc An EA fisheries team came down to Kingfisher Lake this morning to net … [Read More...]
Do we anglers get value for money from the money we contribute to the Environment Agency via the rod … [Read More...]
Many thanks to the 13 hardy souls who turned out this morning to take part in our Annual Winter … [Read More...]
We've been having some really good debate about the state of roach and dace fishing on the Irwell on … [Read More...]
We held our second Pike fish-in on the Old River in Irlam on the 28th Dec. A heavy overnight … [Read More...]
I've added Peanuts Fishing Adventures blog to our blog page A very good read There are some … [Read More...]