NAFAC is pleased to announce that, with immediate effect, Mr Martin Read has been appointed Executive Chairman of the organisation.
Martin Read, who is 61 years old and lives in Swinton,
He is the Chairman of both the
He is a director of Fisheries and Angling Conservation Trust (FACT), and also a member of the North East RFERAC.
Perhaps his biggest claim to fame was organising a 36,000 signature petition to Government on the problem of cormorants, and his involvement in the Moran Committee Bird Group, which successfully negotiated relaxations in the licensing procedure for shooting the birds.
Martin takes over the role as Chairman of NAFAC, following the death of Terry Mansbridge earlier in the year.