Calendar

Note, we are holding any BFCC Meeting with regards to the COVID-rules, such as social distancing rules and good hand hygiene practices. Please check regularly here and on our Facebook Page The-British-Fly-Casting-Club for updates to the Calendar.

2022 BFCC Meetings

March 19th 2022 (Saturday) Dodleston Sports Field, near Chester, Cheshire

  • Directions: 4 Church Road, Dodleston, Chester, Cheshire CH4 9NH.

April 10th 2022 (Sunday) Christ College School, Brecon, Powys, South Wales LD3 8AF

  • Directions: Easily accessed via A40 and A470. Off the B4601, head for car park next to the CCF HQ as we’ll be casting on the cricket ground.

May 22nd 2022 (Sunday)  Willesborough Cricket Club, Hythe Road, Ashford, Kent

  • Directions: Leave M20 at J10, take A292 (Hythe Rd) towards Ashford. After passing Waterside (a road) on left, travel straight on 300yds to a narrow entrance on left with a small sign Willesborough CC – easy to miss. If you reach Albemarle Rd (100yds on left) go back. For Satnav users, enter postcode TN24 0NE followed by number 328, or use co-ordinates 51-08-35N; 0-53-47E.

June 11th 2022 (Saturday) Ashford in the Water Cricket Club, near Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PZ

  • For those wanting tuition please bring along an outfit, or two, that you are comfortable casting so that the instructor can view your technique, although BFCC casting outfits can be provided if preferable.
  • We will aim to start the Meeting with a safety briefing around 10am, followed by the accuracy competition for everyone to enter if they wish. Tuition sessions continue during the rest of the morning whilst the T120, T38 and S55g competition events are run.
  • After lunch, more tuition sessions plus the 5#, 7# and ST27 competition events are run. For the 5# and 7# competition, there is a category (B100) for new people to enter separate to the more experienced competitors. We normally finish around 4pm.
  • Refreshments such as tea/coffee/soda will be provided by the BFCC from the Cricket Club pavilion. Lunch will not be provided so please feel free to bring your own.
  • Directions: Parking for the Meeting is on a turning just off the A6020 in Ashford in the water. Co-ordinates to turning off A6020 for parking area: N53-13-25; W1-42-19. Parking is good either on the pitch or the asphalt road next to the pitch. See map below, circle indicates parking on pitch, dashed line indicates parking on asphalt (there is a 5-bar gate which is unlocked and is ok to open if needed).

September 10th or 11th 2022 TBC Jersey Channel Islands, exact location TBD.

  • Directions: TBD.

October 1st 2022 TBC (Saturday) Bentley Cricket Club, Brentwood, Essex CM14 5PN

  • Directions: Leave M25 at J28, take A1023 to Brentwood town centre. At end of High St, turn left onto A128 Ongar Rd, travel for 2 miles and at a pair of mini roundabouts, turn left into Coxtie Green Rd. The entrance is on the left at the end of the cricket field.

At Meetings: BFCC Members and Juniors free; day entrants £15.

  • All BFCC Meetings start at 9:30am with a safety briefing and details about the day. Normally ends around 4pm. Tuition provided all day. All seven competition events run during the day.
  • BFCC Meetings include tuition and competition events: B100, B110, #5, #7, ST27, S55g, T38 & T120 Distance and Trout Accuracy.  Only competition results from BFCC Meetings contribute to the BFCC British Championship; with the results announced at the final Meeting of the year.

2022 Support to Shows: BFCC supports Shows by either providing tuition or casting competitions

  • We have been asked to support the 2022 Game Fair in Ragley Hall, Warwickshire during July 29-31. If you are interested in joining us at the GF to help run the casting competitions, then please let me know. You will get free entry for the days you support; half each day supporting the BFCC and the rest to enjoy the Fair.
  • September TBD (Sunday)           Hampshire Country Sports Day, Bereleigh Estate near Petersfield        Providing free to enter accuracy casting competition http://www.hampshirecountrysportsday.co.uk