Chairman – Kelvin Allen [email protected]
Kelvin is a retired BT manager with a career spanning 32 years. Kelvin has fished the fens since the age of 8. He became the Angling Trust regional chairman in 2011 and sits on many regional and area environmental committees. He was appointed as a member of the Broads Authority in 2012 and has been engaged as a member of the Navigation Committee, Upper Thurne Working Group and most recently the Local Access Forum. He was founder member of the original BASG.
Director – Andy Hindes [email protected]
Andy is a Fishery Biologist and Principal Scientist of Fishtrack. A former EA Scientist he has held positions: Regional lead for hydroacoustics, member National Acoustics Group, Chair of Regional Science Symposium, National fish Tagging Advisory Group, worked on salmonids and coarse fish at Regional and National level. Currently he is vice chair Fish Specialist Section IFM, Fisheries Advisor River Waveney Trust, Diploma Manager IFM and Advisor for biomanipulation and telemetry projects. He holds Chartered status and is a recognised leading practitioner of fish telemetry.
Director – Duncan Holmes [email protected]
Duncan is an Analytical Chemist and Engineer, for many years specialising in environmental and water quality analysis. He is now a Director of a Norfolk based modular building company that provides innovative solutions to the building sector. He has previously sat two terms as a NACA committee member and became a BASG member in 2014. A lifelong Broads angler, living just a stone’s throw from one of the tidal Broads Rivers, Duncan is beside or on the water nearly every day.
Director – John Currie [email protected]
John the current secretary of the Pike Anglers Club of Great Britain has achieved much for pike anglers, and anglers in general, by holding the Environment Agency to account and specifically in local patch, the Broads Authority. His lead in these matters has been second to none and this heavy pressure has eventually brought about a ground change in attitudes by the authorities to anglers that will benefit angling for years to come.
Director – Martyn Page [email protected]
Martyn has been fishing the Norfolk Broads for nearly 50 years and is a well-known angler, within the UK and indeed internationally, He is an angling author and been involved over the years in a number of committees and clubs working for the improvement of fisheries, education and promotion of angling. Martyn is also co-founder and Executive Chairman of Angling Direct Plc and is instrumental on how the company supports grass root initiatives such as “Fishing for Schools”, disabled anglers, coaching and, of course the Broads Angling Services group.
Steve has been the lead Broads fisheries specialist within the Environment Agency since 2006. His knowledge of the Broads fishery is a fantastic asset along with his passion for angling and fisheries.
Mark a former chairman of BASG, now focusses his efforts on coaching and participation. His is a level II angling coach and has a passion for angling in the southern broads.
Tony is the respected broads match expert and chairman of Norwich and District angling association. His knowledge of the broads in terms of a fishery is second to none.
Steve is the chairman of the Norwich and District Pike Club. Again a well-informed angler.
Tim is our resident IT geek and fellow angler.
Allan is a retired project manager from the offshore oil industry. He has fished and navigated the Broads since his youth.
Paul has a background in Administration and organisational skills. Having recently retired is looking for something to engage his time.
Cass is a retired engineering officer and charted engineer. He spent many years based at Coltishall and has a passion for the Broads and outward bound activities.
Nick is an electronics engineering manager and wants to engage with boots on the ground activities.
Nick is an ex RAF officer with a strong background in security and administration. He has recently taken on the family farming business to the south of Norwich.
Richard is a full time Marine Biologist, with 30yrs plus experience in surveying, remote data collection, tagging, electrofishing. He lives 15 minutes from Oulton Broad where he has a passion for angling.
Andy works in IT and enjoys his family boat based in Stalham.
David comes from a Pharmacist background and level I angling coach. He is also the membership Secretary of NDPC.
Tim is the membership Secretary of the Wensum Angling Conservation Association and has a passion for restoring the river back to its former glory.
Colin is an officer for Lying and District anglers based on the River Wensum.