FISHING MEMORIES FOR FATHERS DAY

Mums and families are being encouraged to give dad the perfect gift this Father’s Day – get him fishing! The special promotion is part of the annual Take A Friend Fishing (TAFF) campaign, organised and run by the Angling Trades [...]

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Keeping Children Safe in Sport

The Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) is a partnership between the NSPCC, Sport England, Sport Northern Ireland and Sport Wales. Their mission is to build the capacity of sports to safeguard children and young people in and through sport [...]

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ANGLING TRADE WARNS OF UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES

The Angling Trades Association (ATA) has submitted to Government a detailed consultation document in response to the proposed Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill. If it becomes law, this legislation is intended to not only fill any vacuum [...]

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National Angling & Fisheries Advisory Group New Appointees

New appointments are being appointed to the National Angling & Fisheries Advisory Group (NAAG). The group is responsible for advising on the Canal and River Trust activities, as they work on improving fishery conditions along the 2,000 miles of waterways [...]

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Going Large At The Big One

Professional Anglers Association (PAA) coaches Tony Forman and Dave Brown, together with directors Roger Smith and Paul Forman, worked tirelessly over the weekend of The Big One Show to raise £683.86 for charitable purposes. The tackle raffle they ran was [...]

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Celebrate the outdoors with the National Fishing Month Silver Jubilee

Did you know that just about anybody can learn to fish? Fishing really is a four-season leisure pastime, and one of its joys is that in each season there are different and exciting fish to catch. Fishing transports you to [...]

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