The Angling Trust
We are a not for profit organisation, representing anglers, fighting for fish, fishing and the environment.
We are recognised by the Government as the National Governing Body for angling in England and partner with Visit Wales and NRW to promote Fishing in Wales.
We are a member-based organisation made up of anglers of all disciplines providing a united front to represent, grow and protect our sport.
Help protect our waterways
By becoming a member of the Angling Trust you are helping to protect the waterways you fish in and the fish which live within them, ensuring their health and protection for future generations. JOIN US TODAY
Help grow our sport
By joining, you help us to invest in participation initiatives to introduce more people to fishing. Did you know in 2019-20 we helped 37,000 people try fishing for the first-time? JOIN US TODAY
Enjoy world class competitions
Whether you compete in coarse, game or sea matches, on commercial or natural venues, locally, nationally or internationally, as a member of the Angling Trust you have access to Britain’s biggest and best competitions programme. JOIN US TODAY
Receive great member benefits
Become a member of the Angling Trust and receive exclusive discounts on products and services from companies including CC Moore, Farlows, Sportfish, Aptus Tackle and Pallatrax Baits. Save money on day tickets up and down the country with our 10% Club and relax in the knowledge that your angling activities are covered with our £10m public liability and personal accident insurance. JOIN US TODAY
Embryo Angling Habitats
Get Hooked on Fishing – Family Fishing Days
Get Hooked on Fishing – ‘Have a Go!’ Sessions
Get Hooked on Fishing – Improving mental health, well-being and social inclusion sessions
Take a Friend Fishing in National Fishing Month 2022
National Fishing Month 2022
National Fishing Month is at Purple Badger Camping & Fishing Lakes, LE7 3BH
PAID EVENT: National Fishing Month is at Milton Country Park, CB24 6AZ
Get Hooked on Fishing in National Fishing Month 2022 at County Durham, TS28 5BA
National Fishing Month is at Brough Fishery Complex, HU15 1PJ
National Fishing Month is at Charltons Pond TS23 4AA
National Fishing Month is at Cob House Fishery, WR6 6YE
Get Hooked on Fishing in National Fishing Month 2022 at Staffordshire, ST5 5HW
RiverFest – River Yare, Langley – Sunday 14th AugustRead more
RiverFest – River Trent, Burton on Trent – Sunday 14th AugustRead more
RiverFest – River Trent, Tidal Stretches 1 – Monday 15th AugustRead more
RiverFest – River Trent, Burton Joyce 2 – Saturday 20th AugustRead more
AT & CRT Canal Pairs Gloucester & Sharpness Canal- Sunday 21st AugustRead more
Club or Syndicate
It’s a drought, stupid! We need hosepipe bans NOW
Fishing to return to Attenborough Nature Reserve following Angling Trust intervention
Week 2, National Fishing Month 2022 | The Environment
Partnership between Angling Trust and Fox International Group Limited to continue for another year
Joint Statement: Fishing on Attenborough Nature Reserve
Ringer Baits Win Angling Trust Feeder National!
ANGLING TRUST FEEDER NATIONAL – PEG SETS REVEALED!
Bumper Catches at Masters & Veterans Nationals
Women’s Carp Team England member Aimee Eaton encourage survivors of domestic abuse to discover angling
Get the most out of Fishing In Wales, essential information for coarse, game and sea angling – plus online booking!