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
You can watch the whole episode on the Get Fishing YouTube channel or download it from your favourite podcast provider.
In this episode, Jimmy Willis chats with Dean Asplin (Angling Development Manager [South], Angling Trust) about the Get Fishing campaign, the new Get Fishing Awards and about some of his special angling adventures, including fishing Wraysbury 1 (one of Britain’s most historic carp fisheries), a big pike and caching a monster catfish with Mick Brown (predator fishing legend).
Get Fishing is the Angling Trust’s campaign to get more people fishing, more often. Find out more about Get Fishing at: anglingtrust.net/getfishing