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2017 Annual Dinner

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GAA Summer Outing 2017 – 3 Sept.

WATCH WATER FISHERY LONGFORMACUS DUNS TD11 3PE Please use own / shared transport; be at the Watch at 0900hrs for a 0930hrs start. Pay for your own permit on arrival so please bring cash – 8hr permit / 3 fish

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Competitions – revised dates

The Crichton Cup and Alex Gall Quaich are both being re-run as no fish were weighed in at the original competitions in April and May.  The Wintrup Cup, Bill Hill Trophy and Loch competitions will go ahead as planned.  26th July

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1st Loch Comp – Stantling Craigs – 11 June

The Association’s first loch competition will be held on Sunday 11 June from 9am until 4pm at Stantling Craigs.  Entries should be made at Border Angling Centre, Galashiels.

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2017 Tickets On Sale Now

Salmon, Trout and Grayling season tickets for 2017 are now on sale from Border Angling Centre, High Street, Galashiels ((01896) 751620).  You can also get your season tickets at Clovenfords Hotel and Kingskowes Hotel.  Day tickets can be obtained from

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AGM 2017 – 21 Feb

GALA ANGLING ASSOCIATION NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TO BE HELD ON   TUESDAY 21st  FEBRUARY 2017 7:30PM WITHIN OLD GALA HOUSE, SCOTT CRESCENT, GALASHIELS. An open invitation is extended to all Life Members and Ordinary Members (resident within the

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2016 ASSOCIATION DINNER AND PRIZE GIVING

On Friday 11th November we held our Annual Dinner & Presentation evening in the Kingsknowes Hotel, Galashiels.  This year saw another increase in the numbers attending and we had a mixture of 21 Life Members, Members & guests around the

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Watch Water Proposal

The Committee members of Gala Angling Association are currently looking to expand the benefits of membership of the Association and try to increase access to fishing waters for our members. One of the options being looked at is taking a

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GAA AGM – 10 Feb

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Rowan Boland Memorial Trust

In memory of the late Tom Hardy, former Chairman of Gala Angling Association, the committee made a £150 donation to the Rowan Boland Memorial Trust – http://www.rowanbolandmemorialtrust.co.uk The Trust provides junior sports people  in the Scottish Borders with assistance to enable

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