John Currie – PAC General Secretary
As secretary of the PAC, John has achieved much for pike anglers, and anglers in general, by holding the Environment Agency to account, and on his 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.
Denis Moules – President
Denis has always been a PAC stalwart; he was a founder member of ‘The Pike Anglers’ Club’ and a former Cambridge RO and Anglian LO. He is a renowned Fenland piker and has written two books on the subject, ‘The Fenland Thirties’ and ‘Fenland Pike’, co-written with former PAC secretary Mark Barrett. Denis is always a steady hand on the tiller.
Stephen Harper – Chairman
Stephen has pursued most of the freshwater species of fish found in Britain, but he has always enjoyed a special affinity with the awesome and enigmatic pike. He was a founder member of the original ‘Pike Society’, and ‘The Pike Anglers’ Club’. One of the country’s top pike authors, Stephen is also Editor of ‘Pikelines’, in charge of the design and production of our magazine and website.
Mark Skinner – Products Manager
Mark is in his fourth-term of responsibility for PAC products and is an experienced committee member, having previously served as Events Manager. Mark is responsible for sourcing, pricing and promoting all PAC products.
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Phil Turton – Angling Development Officer
Phil is another immensely experienced and highly successful pike angler. In he a short period of time has shown very good fund raising skills and an understanding of the importance in bringing juniors into angling. He runs a successful region and can draw from a good team of lads to help him in all his projects. At the moment he is our Development Officer and will sit on the next committee, 14 PAC
Michael Hastings – Press Officer
Michael caught his first pike in 1979 and joined PAC in 1981, and has been a member ever since. “The places I like to spend my time have to fit three criteria naturally beautiful waters with interesting fishing and the chance of a whacker. I’m never happier than when out in my boat on the Norfolk Broads.” Mike’s job is to inform members of activities and to help the committee make sure that the angling public knows what PAC is up to.
Neville Fickling – Representative Officer for Ireland
Neville is the PAC’s representative in Ireland. It is crucial that PAC maintains a presence and good relations in Ireland. A trained fishery scientist, former pike and zander record holder, and Angling Trust Ambassador, Neville is a regular visitor to the Emerald Isle. He is also a former PAC General Secretary, tackle trade professional and was the Editor of ‘Pike & Predators’ before the demise of the magazine in 2017.
Tel: 01427 613002 / 01427 679434
PAC Advisory Panel
Dr. Bruno Broughton, Dr. John Tate and Dave Lumb.