NFM 2014 – Absolutely Fabulous

This year’s National Fishing Month (NFM) exceeded organisers’ expectations and introduced thousands of new people to angling. A total of 310 special NFM events were staged during July and August 2014, attended by enthusiastic participants from across the UK.

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DIGNITARIES AND CELEBRITIES LINE UP TO HAVE A GO DURING NATIONAL FISHING MONTH

The National Fishing Month (NFM) launch at the CLA Game Fair at Blenheim Palace was a roaring success despite the best efforts from the unpredictable weather. Coaches from the Professional Anglers Association (PAA) and the Game Angling Instructors Association (GAIA) [...]

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Making it all worthwhile

You’ve spent the week getting up at dawn, falling into bed past midnight with barely time to shower and eat. To cap it all, we’re having a mini heatwave and the mozzies are biting something fierce. Then one night you [...]

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Take a Friend Fishing in National Fishing Month

Why don’t you TAKE A FRIEND FISHING during National Fishing Month (NFM) and follow thousands of parents, grandparents and friends who enjoy quality time together at the waterside over the summer holidays? It’s a hugely enjoyable way to strengthen relationships [...]

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National Fishing Month – Essex

As part of National Fishing Month, PAA coach Nick Watkins will be running a number of events at Puddledock Fisher in Upminster and Chigboro Fishery in Maldon, Essex. All events are open to anyone wanting to learn to fish… or [...]

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Coaching event at Clive Vale Ponds, Hastings

As part of National Fishing Month, coaches will be on hand at Clive Vale Ponds in Hastings on the following Saturdays: 21st July 28th July 4th August 11th August Session times are 09:30 to 11:30. Cost is £1.50 per person. [...]

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Come along and have a go at fishing at G Fest, Crockey Hill

On 4th August at Pool Bridge, York (as part of National Fishing Month), coaches will be on hand at G Fest – an event to raise money for the Guy Francis Bone Cancer Research Fund. Part of that event is [...]

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Spotlight on coaches: Martin Porter

The coaching work done by Martin Porter was recently highlighted on Fishing Magic: National Fishing Month Provides Hope for Troubled Teens As a full time angling coach, Professional Anglers’ Association Director Martin Porter considers himself to be a very lucky [...]

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PAA Support National Fishing Month

Despite awful weather conditions, the PAA team came up trumps at the Fish O Mania, Cudmore event on the 16th and 17th July, coaching on behalf of National Fishing Month,  a total of 105 children and adults wanting to have [...]

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