Angling APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To promote angling and conservation.

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Recent Documents related to Angling

1. New National Angling Strategy aims to get more people fishing
24/06/2019 - Environment Agency (EA)
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Found: New National Angling Strategy aims to get more people fishing - GOV

2. A survey of freshwater angling in England
18/10/2018 - Environment Agency (EA)
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Found: valuation of freshwater angling in England . It shows that freshwater angling contribute d £1.46

3. New contract extends fisheries partnership with the Angling Trust
23/01/2019 - Environment Agency (EA)
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Found: contract extends fisheries partnership with the Angling Trust - GOV.UK

4. Attitudes towards data collection, management and development, and the impact of management on economic value of sea angling in the UK
05/08/2020 - Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas)
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Found: impact of management on economic value of sea angling in England . Substance , Manchester . 8 0

5. Attitudes towards data collection, management and development, and the impact of management on economic value of sea angling in the UK
05/08/2020 - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
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Found: impact of management on economic value of sea angling in England . Substance , Manchester . 8 0

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Angling

1. Fisheries Bill (Ninth sitting)
17/12/2018 - Public Bill Committees

1: Salter from the Angling Trust talked about the vital economic link between recreational angling and coastal - Speech Link
2: were talking about how the value of recreational angling and sea fishing could be further embedded as part - Speech Link

2. Fisheries Bill (First sitting)
04/12/2018 - Public Bill Committees

1: Association of Fisheries Producer Organisations; Angling TrustTuesday 4 DecemberUntil no later than 2.30 - Speech Link
2: Producer Organisations. Mr Salter is from the Angling Trust. Perhaps you could kindly introduce yourselves - Speech Link
3: created power to give financial assistance to angling. Is that something you welcome?Martin Salter: - Speech Link

3. Bathing Waters
10/07/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: reservoirs—a proposal that is supported by the Angling Trust. Thirdly, in the areas with the most severe - Speech Link

4. Recreational Sea Bass Fishing
11/02/2016 - Commons Chamber

1: not only are some 10,400 jobs dependent on sea angling, but there is a whole lot of leisure industry business - Speech Link
2: of the decline has little or nothing to do with angling pressure, most anglers are content to accept reasonable - Speech Link
3: demographics and economic impacts of recreational sea angling. I will give some of the figures. The south-west - Speech Link

5. Wild Salmon
14/05/2019 - Grand Committee

1: river—far away from their natural habitat.The angling community has played its part: nets have been bought - Speech Link
2: weirs and the croys to the benefit of not only the angling community but the local community and the wider - Speech Link
3: and Scotland received the highest rating as an angling destination by participants in the TNS activities - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Angling
1. Angling
asked by: Scott Mann
03/03/2020
... Fisheries and Aquaculture Science on the effect on the economy of recreational angling.

2. Angling
asked by: Scott Mann
08/06/2020
... when the Sea Angling Survey will be published for 2020.

3. Angling
asked by: Scott Mann
19/06/2020
... when the findings for the 2016 and 2017 Sea Angling survey will be published.

4. Angling
asked by: Scott Mann
23/10/2020
... what steps the Government is taking to support the recreational fishing sector in respect of negotiations on the UK's future relationship with the EU.

5. Angling
asked by: Scott Mann
04/05/2020
... Fisheries and Aquaculture Science on the effect on the economy of recreational angling.

Latest Questions
6 Current APPG Officers
Charles Walker Portrait
Charles Walker
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Broxbourne
Joined: 29th September 2015
3 APPG Memberships
Chalk Streams , Taxis , Zoos and Aquariums
Baroness Golding Portrait
Baroness Golding
Secretary
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Charles Walker MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 0338.

Email: charles.walker.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Angling APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Angling APPG

Former APPG Officers
Scott Mann Portrait
Scott Mann
Treasurer
Conservative - North Cornwall
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 10th March 2021
Owen Smith Portrait
Owen Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Pontypridd
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Charles Walker Portrait
Charles Walker
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Broxbourne
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 11th September 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Chalk Streams , Taxis , Zoos and Aquariums
Victoria Prentis Portrait
Victoria Prentis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Banbury
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 19th June 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Child and Youth Crime , Social Media