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
Beginner angling events - want to get into fishing? Get back into angling, find out where to go fishing, accessible venues, who to go fishing with, tackle to use to start fishing and how to go fishing for the first time.
Fishing can be prescribed to help physical and mental health and wellbeing issues. Get Fishing for Wellbeing Approved Partners use quality assured angling services to treat symptoms of PTSD, anxiety, depression, loneliness and many long-term conditions
Spring Into Fishing this March with the Angling Trust!
Spring Into Fishing 2019
2nd to 30th March
Forget the cold winter weather… Spring Into Fishing at free, fun, friendly outdoors angling activity events for families this March.
Spring Into Fishing is run by the Angling Trust and funded by the Environment Agency to give you the chance to get outside, try fishing and learn new skills. Bring your friends, family and children – everybody’s welcome!
Never been fishing before? No problem – tackle, bait, instruction, day fishing licences and info on fishing clubs and places to go are all included free. Or if you’ve tried fishing already then come and learn beginner’s skills from qualified licensed angling coaches. It doesn’t matter what age or ability – everybody’s welcome
Parents and grandparents – bring the kids, have a go yourself and discover how fishing is a fun, exciting, cheap and healthy outdoor activity. It’s also a great excuse to enjoy the peace and quiet of nature…
It only takes a minute to sign up – FREE!
2019 dates were as follows:
Spring Into Fishing South East – 2nd March – Bracknell
Spring Into Fishing West Midlands – 16th March – Sutton Coldfield
Spring Into Fishing South West – 16th March – Bristol
Spring Into Fishing Yorkshire – 23rd March – York
Spring Into Fishing North West – 30th March – Manchester
Spring Into Fishing East Midlands – 30th March – Northampton
Get Fishing events are organised by the Angling Trust and funded by the Environment Agency
Funded by The Environment Agency
Notes: Anyone interested in going fishing can find angling events at get fishing near you. The ‘Get Fishing’ campaign is run by the Angling Trust to introduce more people to angling and get more people fishing, more often. Get Fishing events are for all people regardless of age, fitness or previous angling experience. The Angling Trust is the national representative and governing body for angling in England. More info: Angling Trust