of St Albans, Hertfordshire, UK

Issue 27

May 2002 

* * *  Thinking of joining us? Membership forms for the coming season now available for download   * * *   Matches at Frogmore on the 12th, 19th & 26th May - check Hotline for details * * *

Welcome to the Verulam Angling Club web site.

In this issue:-

  • History of the VAC

  • About our fisheries - inc. 2001/02 review

  • Subscription Details - updated for Season 02/03

  • Contacts & Guest Tickets

  • Events

  • Current Newsletter

  • Match Calendar 

  • Match Reports

  • Trout Fishing

  • Junior Section

  • Previous Issues

  • S - Support Our Sponsor

    A reminder that this site is now sponsored by Queensway Angling of Hemel Hempstead.



    Each month, Queensway Angling are offering special offers exclusively to VAC members. 

    Second-hand list: 

    • - Hardy ultralite fly reel + 2 spools + 2 line (1 floating,1 sinking w/f). 340.00 new now only 180.00 ! (hardly used). 

    • - Solar rod pod 50.00 

    • - 7 drawer matchbox 180.00 

    • Pole deals: 11m carp tube pole 129.99 13m middy power finesse rrp 599.00 now only 350.00! (free half butt). 

    • 12.5m future terminator carp pole rrp 500.00 now only 250.00! 

    Full summer stock levels now available. Please phone for instant quotes 01442 254723 or email at queensway.angling@btopenworld.com

     10% discount on all clothing (summer waterproofs in stock). Over 250 rods in stock please come and browse, You'll be surprised what we cram in!!! biggest selection of specimen, match, sea and fly equipment in area! 

    See you soon!!

    Remember, Queensway Angling offer a large range of major brands - just phone 01442 254 723 for a quote.

    By the way......................................................

    You are here  www.verulam-angling.co.uk

     So click here to 'Make this site your Home Page'


    A chalet on the Brook Farm site at Felmersham. If any member is interested  Ant Gallow can be contacted on 01582 622280.



    Got something to say or had a good catch on club waters - then  just click to let us know.


    Match News: 

    Verulam beat Barnet in Angling Times SuperClub.

    'Hey Barnet, to catch carp just show a bit of leg' !!

    NEXT MONTH: Details of 8 miles of River Ivel available to members

    Desirable Period Residence

    This charming timber cottage will soon be available for occupation exclusively for VAC members !!

    Featuring such modern features electricity, running water and a real loo, this 0-bed property benefits from fresh paint, new windows and full height door. Sharp eyed readers may also recognise this property when it featured on the series Band of Brothers. Note, all bullet holes have been professionally repaired.

    By the way, just kidding about the 'occupation' bit 

    Remember, the latest news from around the fisheries can be found on the VAC Hotline - 01727 835904 

    Your contribution here?

    Any articles, photos and comments would be welcome. With a thousand members I'm sure some of you must be capable of producing some quality photos of fish from club waters. 

    See Fishing Matters & Save Money !!!

    Fishing Matters in April was a great success with over 300 in attendance. 

     Fishing Matters Too (12th June). 

    VAC members get discount on admission so you've no excuse not to come along. The VAC will have a stand so if you're thinking of joining this will be a good chance to chat to members beforehand. A number of other exhibitors will be there including Lesleys of Luton and the ACA. And some ol' chap with some antique tackle he found in a skip.=>

    Send your submissions to:- webmaster@verulam-angling.co.uk

    Not got your rod licence yet?

    Click here to do it on-line.

    Trout Fishing

    If you would like more information on any aspect of our trout section contact:

      Carol Pickering  01727 875792.

    Warning - 

    Zero Tolerance to Bait Thieves

    Your Advert Here

    February 8th 2003 is the time to...

    The VAC web is now receiving some 4-500 hits per month. Club members are welcome to place small ads here in return for a suitable contribution to club funds. To discuss email the webmaster here.

    To contact the Secretary by email 

    Just click here: secretary@verulam-angling.co.uk

    Match Bookings 

    Now being taken for Frogmore 2002

    Contact Tony Williams on 07966 389609

    Comments on this web site are not necessarily endorsed by the VAC General Committee


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