The President, two Vice Presidents, Treasurer, Secretary,
Committee and other Officials shall be elected at the A.G.M. in
November, and shall take Office at the next monthly meeting. The
President and the Secretary are empowered to call a meeting of
the Committee when required.
All questions shall be decided by a majority of members
present and the Chairman shall have the casting vote in case of
If any grievance shall arise amongst the members of this
society so that it may lead to desire to break up the same, it
is hereby unanimously agreed that as long as this Society
consist of three members it shall not be broken up or its funds
No poachers are allowed to become members.
Members shall not take dogs with them whilst fishing any club
Any member being expelled for misconduct shall forfeit all
benefits of the Society.
Any member who has been expelled from the Society cannot
rejoin unless they apply to the Committee and obtain the
If any member of this Society be found guilty of striking or
attempting to strike a brother member, or guilty of swearing or
laying wagers during Club hours, they shall be dealt with as the
majority of the Committee present may decide.
That no member will be allowed to fish with a line unless
connected to a rod, nor may they fish with more than two rods.
That no member shall be allowed to fish within ten metres of
another member without the consent of such member.
Unhooking mats must be used when Carp or Pike fishing.
No live baiting on any Club waters.
Any member using unlawful means to destroy either Fish or
Game, or fishing where they have no liberty, or using insulting
language to owner or Bailiffs belonging to fishing waters, or in
breaking down fencing or damaging property of any person
especially on their angling excursions, shall for such an
offence if proved to the satisfaction of the Society be
expelled. Any member knowing of the same and not informing the
Society at the succeeding Club meeting shall be dealt with by
No Mirror, Common, or Leather Carp to be retained in a
keep-net other than in a match, and none to be removed from any
No fish to be introduced to any of the Society’s waters
without the prior approval of the Committee.
The close season for the Society’s waters shall be shown in
the Club’s Permit.
All members booking a seat on a coach must pay for the seat.
The wife of a member will be allowed to fish provided the
member is in accompaniment.
Juniors must purchase a Permit from the age of ten years to
Night fishing not allowed on any of the Club water’s.
Anyone fishing with two rods must only occupy one position.
There shall be no alteration of any of these rules except at
the A.G.M. or a special meeting called for such a purpose when
notice of motion shall be given at least four weeks before the
These rules and regulations shall be revised as and when
Should any question or dispute arise not provided for in
these rules the Committee shall decide the same and their
decision shall be final.
The Trustees shall act in relation to the property invested
in them as such, upon the direction of the Committee and not
otherwise. They shall not be entitled as against the property of
the Society to be indemnified against any personal liability
incurred by them in so doing.
No more than two rods are to be in use at any one time.