Draycote Fly-Fishers Association
Finally 12th April 2017 saw the fruition of last years ‘Project’ in raising funds for the ‘Wheelie Boat’. In the past there had been accidents/incidents with those amongst up who are infirm and have had difficulty getting into a boat for fishing.
The phonographs kindly contributed by Mark Johnson-Jones shows the unavailing of the new boat and as the pictures speak for themselves there is no need fpr explanation other than the elevator platform makes a significant difference to boarding a boat making it easier for wheel chair users to go fly fishing and those who find it difficult to get down into a boat.
Current Projects - Completed
2016 showed a concerted effort in raising money towards a specialised boat for the disabled.
Wheelyboat for the Disabled - Project
Pictures by Mark Johnson-Jones - show the unvailing event - from left to right.
The Wheelyboat Trust - is a registered charity dedicated to providing mobility impaired people with the opportunity and freedom to enjoy waters large and small all over the UK. Draycote now has one of the accessible Wheelyboat’s