Get Fishing is the Angling Trust’s campaign to get more people fishing more often. Each year we run hundreds of events for all ages and abilities. They are funded by the Environment Agency from fishing licence income
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Suffolk Water Park to Host Huge “Free Family Fishing” day in Summer Hols
A brilliant new angling event is coming to Suffolk Water Park on Saturday 25thAugust. If you’ve ever wanted to have a go at fishing, bring the family and try it for FREE. Everything you’ll need to have a go is provided and friendly angling coaches will be on hand to show you what to do.
In a fantastic offer from leading fishing bait company Bait-Tech, anyone who signs up for the event will be entered into a free prize-draw to win a fishing tackle starter kit worth £60! Just go to www.getfishing.org/swp-bait-tech, scroll down to the booking section and register your details. *Full T&Cs here.
There’ll be loads of activities taking place too on what will be a great day out for your whole family – everyone is welcome regardless of age or previous fishing experience.
Thanks to Bait-Tech for their generous Prize Draw and support
Thanks to Suffolk Water Park for providing the venue and event support
Get Fishing events are organised by the Angling Trust and funded by the Environment Agency
Becky Eaks from Suffolk Water Park commented: “It’s going to be a fun fishing taster day that anyone can enjoy with family or friends whilst learning a new hobby within the beautiful surroundings here at the park.”
James Roche, Partnership Development Manager for the Angling Trust added: “Suffolk Water Park is a brilliant venue and the ideal place to give fishing a go. Everything you need will be provided so simply come along and give fishing a go. The Environment Agency have even generously included a free mass fishing licence to cover the day as we’re expecting such a busy event! Please book in advance so we know you’re coming and to enter the £60 prize-draw”.
To book your place and for all the event details including a map and postcode of the event visit www.getfishing.org/swp-bait-tech.