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by quicky
Sun Oct 19, 2014 12:13 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Wye Barbed wire.
Replies: 18
Views: 3041

Wye Barbed wire.

Not sure how recent this is. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=286535658206253&id=100005494626648 Nigel Lunn Hi All, Kayakers and non kayakers alike, please share this message . Today a group of us travelled to Llangurig to paddle the River Wye, from Lllangurig to Rhayader, approximately 1...
by quicky
Wed Oct 08, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: "Anglers have arguments with everyone"
Replies: 12
Views: 2212

Re: "Anglers have arguments with everyone"

It was a very interesting programme which just showed how some people cannot tolerate others.....
by quicky
Mon Oct 06, 2014 6:24 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Charity Steam Paddle for Muscular Dystrophy
Replies: 13
Views: 2023

Re: Charity Steam Paddle for Muscular Dystrophy

WDP now taking credit for Dave manbys charity Paddle in there newsletter. How low can you get.
by quicky
Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Site apparently down after someone wrote something naughty.... Or maybe the sudden increase in comments on the pages... Their 'access' officer still kept to his threats without saying how they will be implemented. Tony: Dee Partnership, We reserve the right to report you and you may get officially b...
by quicky
Thu Sep 11, 2014 8:07 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Countryside file and access issues
Replies: 157
Views: 37898

Re: Countryside file and access issues

Caffyn and the AT were on the one show tonight at 7:06
by quicky
Thu Sep 11, 2014 1:25 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Yep sorry,

Only parliament (or Welsh Assembly) has the power to change the law, only the courts have the power to interpret the law.

The Attorney General has the exclusive right to bring court actions in defence of a public right.
by quicky
Tue Sep 09, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Strangly big Henry, he has gone very quiet on that despite being asked via email and FB.
by quicky
Tue Sep 09, 2014 2:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

From the letters I have received from the bottom of the Dee partnership supporters, all of the council interests think it is or have been led to believe it is a binding interest CRT has said they had nothing to do with it CRT and have asked for there logo to be removed (and have also kindly pointed ...
by quicky
Mon Sep 08, 2014 4:40 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

maybe ask about the letters sent out to organisations and clubs locally as well....
by quicky
Mon Sep 08, 2014 2:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Wild swimmers were there on sunday enjoying a swim. No one told them off despite them waiting for it.... Article in Post http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/row-over-river-dee-access-7731861 An agreement may have been struck over access rights to a section of the River Dee – but the row...
by quicky
Sat Sep 06, 2014 7:07 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Outdoor Recreation to the government
Replies: 1
Views: 529

Outdoor Recreation to the government

From FB Canoe Wales/Canoe England Can you help us demonstrate the importance of Outdoor Recreation to the government, and help is get the recognition and support it deserves? The 'Government policy on outdoor sport and recreation' debate will take place in Westminster Hall on Wednesday 10th Septembe...
by quicky
Fri Sep 05, 2014 2:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Hi Tony, If you paddle outside the times and are seen you say... If you are paddling outside the arrangement times and are seen, you may get a warning on the first instance, depending on the circumstances. what happens when you are seen again? Andy Hi Andy We reserve the right to report you and you...
by quicky
Fri Sep 05, 2014 1:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

from the dee partneship access officer.... Just wondering what recourse he thinks he has to tell you off for breaking an agreement you are not party to or agreeing with ;) Hi Tony, Can you tell me who you should contact is you are abused whilst paddling at the correct times and what happens if peopl...
by quicky
Thu Sep 04, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Couple of interesting replies.... Interesting email from Welsh Dee Partnership. So the agreement is not an agreement for us but a "concession". Stick within the "Concessions" to avoid "conflict or confrontation". Isn't that how protection rackets work? Hi Andy Thanks for your eMail. To clarify… The ...
by quicky
Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

This is on FB Canoe England page https://www.facebook.com/canoeengland Canoe England 4 hours ago Our colleagues at Canoe Wales have released statement in response to the recent announcements made by The Welsh Dee Partnership (see here for more details - http://www.welshdeepartnershipltd.co.uk/): “Ca...
by quicky
Tue Sep 02, 2014 9:21 pm
Forum: Kayak Angling
Topic: Kayak fishing on the Dee
Replies: 0
Views: 1738

Kayak fishing on the Dee

...apparently not if you believe these people..... WELSH RIVER DEE - PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT (1st September 2014) Welsh Dee Partnership is pleased to announce improved access to 10 miles of the River Dee for canoeists and kayakers. The landmark agreement negotiated will mean access for paddlers from Glyn...
by quicky
Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:35 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Tony's link to naturenet proves he is so out of date he should come into the next century.....
by quicky
Mon Sep 01, 2014 12:00 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

It would be interesting to see the comment from the 'canoe organisations' in this agreement as to why they agreeing to try to restrict access for others....
by quicky
Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: dee access
Replies: 89
Views: 9801

Re: dee access

Interesting who they say are involved in this....

http://www.welshdeepartnershipltd.co.uk/

an agreement is only an agreement between those who 'agree' to it, nobody else......
by quicky
Wed Aug 27, 2014 8:44 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pinkston Paddlesports WW course in Glasgow
Replies: 22
Views: 3073

Re: Pinkston Paddlesports WW course in Glasgow

Got any piccies Xan?
by quicky
Tue Aug 26, 2014 5:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Tryweryn pay and play
Replies: 153
Views: 16520

Re: Tryweryn pay and play

Try there facebook page. You will sometime get a quicker reply. (one way or another)
by quicky
Fri Aug 22, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this time?
Replies: 89
Views: 9372

Re: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this tim

SimonMW wrote:Mark Lloyd really has been a busy lad... https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10152657298946252 Page comes up as "currently unavailable"! You might have to join South west Kayakers to see it.... Strange the way Mark Lloyd had paid to fish exactly were the ITV film crew where...... he ...
by quicky
Tue Aug 19, 2014 7:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this time?
Replies: 89
Views: 9372

Re: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this tim

could you ask the people involved in the incidents to get in touch with me please.
by quicky
Mon Aug 18, 2014 9:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this time?
Replies: 89
Views: 9372

Re: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this tim

From the AT FB page https://www.facebook.com/AnglingTrust?ref=br_tf Terry Wright 'Some anglers' deliver abuse to paddlers who are paddling on navigable waters and are in possession of a license to do so. In doing so the anglers are committing offences. Does the AT condemn such actions? How will angl...
by quicky
Mon Aug 18, 2014 8:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this time?
Replies: 89
Views: 9372

Re: Angling Trust - More Saber rattling, or serious this tim

Remember it is not an angler V paddler argument. But The AT making it so. they forget that there are loads of different sports and hobbies that used the water. They are making it anglers V everyone who has an interest in rivers.
by quicky
Thu Jul 31, 2014 9:43 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: bcu 2 star
Replies: 21
Views: 1247

Re: bcu 2 star

Then I think you have real reason for complaint about this. It was quite a disgracefull (and highly dodgy) thing to say.
by quicky
Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:11 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: bcu 2 star
Replies: 21
Views: 1247

Re: bcu 2 star

Well there you go Lora, How dare you want to be a coach with your disability. (he said scarcastically) My wife have something similar. Motorbike accident but then was mis-diagnsed so the doctors pulled her legs apart with traction. she now has knee caps on the sides of her legs and complete nerve da...
by quicky
Wed Jul 30, 2014 11:33 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Etive spanking a paddler at monstrous flows!!!
Replies: 48
Views: 5788

Re: The Etive spanking a paddler at monstrous flows!!!

Sounded more like the guy calling for his dog on youtube even with the swearing in the center. (as that will help the guy grab the line of course)
by quicky
Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Etive spanking a paddler at monstrous flows!!!
Replies: 48
Views: 5788

Re: The Etive spanking a paddler at monstrous flows!!!

Does anyone else teach escape techniques to try if you get stuck? I know in the heat of the moment they might go out of the window but we always used to coach people on what to try and what could happen if your stuck.