Welsh actor is ambassador for county-wide championships

September 22, 2018

The Welsh Federation of Sea Anglers have just announced that Welsh actor Julian Lewis Jones will be their Ambassador for the World Shore Angling Championships 2018.

Rob Cole, Welsh Federation of Sea Anglers said: “We thank Julian for being our Ambassador, not only is he a fantastic actor, he’s also an excellent sea angler. Julian is passionate about fishing and in particular on his home shorelines here in Wales, and with us sees this event as a fabulous opportunity to promote what Wales has to offer”

The Federation, along with Conwy County Borough Council welcome the world’s top shore anglers for the 35th World Championship for Men and the 26th World Championship for Ladies to Conwy County next month. The first time for the event to be hosted in Wales.

Julian said: ”I welcome the opportunity to be Ambassador for this international event here in Wales. The World Shore Angling Championships is a fantastic opportunity to promote our beautiful country, Cymru, Wales, as well as the sport of fishing. Plus educate residents and tourists about what we have in our shorelines. A warm Welsh welcome awaits all 22 countries competing, and I wish all teams the very best of luck.”

The World Shore Angling Championships 2018 takes place in Colwyn Bay and in other locations across the county between 20-27th October.