Christmas Raffle 2023

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The WTT raffle will be a paperless affair again this year. You can buy one or more numbers which will go into a virtual hat’, with the winning numbers drawn on-screen, using a random number generator. The draw will take place during our Zoom Christmas Get-Together on Thursday 7 December, which kicks off at 7pm with a talk by Ken Whelan: Trout in Strange Places. Why not bring a glass of wine and join us for a little Christmas cheer? To register for this Zoom event, please email director@​wildtrout.​org with Christmas Raffle’ as the subject.

Numbers cost £1 each — please do buy a few to be in with a chance of a great prize and support the WTT at the same time. We will allocate and email your numbers to you.

Enter the quantity required below before clicking Add to Basket’.

1st Prize kindly donated by Guide Flyfishing, worth in the region of £1500
A Sage single-handed outfit — the winner may choose any single-handed rod and suitable reel from the Sage range current at the time of the draw, to which a matching RIO fly line will be added.

2nd Prize kindly donated by The Peacock at Rowsley & Haddon Estate Fisheries, worth £620
One night’s accommodation in a large double/​twin room for 2 people with 3‑course dinner and cooked breakfast, plus two tickets to fish the Derbyshire Wye, Lathkill or Derwent. To be taken outside Mayfly time, 2024 season.

3rd Prize kindly donated by Weston Farm Fishery, worth £400
One day for 2 rods, trout fishing on 1½ miles of the upper reaches of the River Lambourn in West Berkshire with an experienced guide on Monday 20 May 2024 (or possibly another Monday in May / June by arrangement).

4th Prize kindly donated by Andy Thomas, worth £150
A guided day’s winter grayling fishing on the Dorset Frome, either fly fishing or centrepin trotting, with WTT Conservation Officer, Andy Thomas, who can supply bait and tackle for anyone wishing to try trotting.

5th Prize kindly donated by Peter Smith of Rivendell Flies, worth £40
A stunningly beautiful stonefly nymph, tied by Peter, mounted in a black box frame, 112mm square x 33mm deep. Perfect on your wall or your desk.

The draw will take place at 8pm on Thursday 7 December. The WTT will contact winners as soon as possible and the result will appear in the News section of our website.

Please consider adding a donation with Gift Aid to your purchase (WTT can claim Gift Aid on donations but not on goods).

Boost your donation by 25p of Gift Aid for every £1 you donate. Gift Aid is reclaimed by WTT from the tax you pay for the current tax year. Your address will be used to identify you as a current UK taxpayer. In order to Gift Aid your donation you must select yes’ in the drop-down box to state I want to Gift Aid my donation and any donations I make in the future or have made in the past 4 years to Wild Trout Trust. I am a UK taxpayer and understand that if I pay less Income Tax and/​or Capital Gains Tax than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations in that tax year it is my responsibility to pay any difference.”

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