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
The Get Fishing Podcast – EP. 2 – Dean Asplin & Emily Smith
In Episode 2 of The Get Fishing Podcast, Jimmy Willis chats with Dean Asplin (Angling Development Manager [South], Angling Trust) about his recent 61lb 6oz UK carp and a new PB perch. We have some beginner listener questions about getting into angling and some Get Fishing news.
Then we have a chat with Emily Smith, the Environment Manager of the Angling Trust about her role and some campaigns she is currently working on, including the Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme, Anglers Against Litter and Check, Clean, Dry.
Get Fishing from the Angling Trust has all the angling information you and your family need to go fishing. You can find venues, licensed coaches and upcoming events at: https://anglingtrust.net/getfishing