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I will be waiting for action!
messenger to send pictures to the BCC.
A.G.M SATURDAY 1st JULY 2017
A full report is
now available on the MEMBERS ONLY PAGE
The BCC's 55th A.G.M took place at the "Three Crowns" pub in Plymouth on
Saturday 1st July 2017. With the club's current Chairman and Vice-Chairman
stepping down, the following changes were proposed by the Committee and
voted-in by the membership on the night:
Paul Sweetman will replace Bryn Lavis as
the club's Chairman.
Dave Ball will continue his roll as
but will also replace Ray Dower as Vice-Chairman.
Ali Sweetman will take on the role of Membership
Allan Mason will take on the role of Cup Custodian.
The BCC Committee would like to thank
both Bryn and Ray for the great service they have given the club over
the years and hope that they enjoy their well-earned rest. The
photograph below shows Paul Sweetman (left) presenting Bryn Lavis with a
few tokens of the club's appreciation.
Paul Sweetman (left) presenting Bryn
Lavis with a few tokens of the club's appreciation.
Retiring Chairman Bryn Lavis with leading juniors Seth James and Matthew Lavis with there awards.
SETH JAMES (Age 10yrs) for a 25lb 15oz Ling. A plaque from EFSA for Junior fish of the year.
MATTHEW LAVIS (Age 11yrs) for a Blonde Ray 18lb 3oz and a Pollack of 17lb 15oz.
MEMBERS ONLY BOAT FESTIVAL 2017
A very successful BCC MEMBERS ONLY BOAT FESTIVAL took place from the
Port of Plymouth on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd July 2017. A full report
with pictures can be found on the BCC FESTIVAL PAGE which is under
COMPETITIONS on the above menu bar. Sadly we did not get many pictures
of the winning fish.
INTERPORT COMPETITION 2017
The INTERPORT two man/women event and is now operational.
Here is how to
This competition runs from 1st June to 30th September each year.
INTERPORT COMPETITION is a TWO PERSON EVENT i.e. A team of 2 anglers.
For those who want to enter the
competition in the year 2017, this is what you need to do. Remember there are
never a vast number of entries.
All your need to do is email
(Paul Maris) and inform him the date you are going
fishing, your team members name, and which boat you are fishing from and the
port. After the
trip you simply phone him the results, with the weights of your best Conger
Eels. It's as simple as that!
If your trip is cancelled due to
bad weather inform the Records Officer and you may enter again.
Only ONE ENTRY PER TEAM per YEAR IS ALLOWABLE!
BCC WEBSITE OVERHAUL 2017
With the election of a large number of members of the
BCC Committee comes a large overhaul of the BCC website which has been
ongoing over the last few days. Please report any pages which are not
working correctly or the information is incorrect.
NOTE: BCC Update was completed on the 19th July 2017