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 the waters we fish
By becoming a member of the Angling Trust you are helping to protect the waters 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 a Get Fishing Award at Willington Lake, Warwickshire, CV36 5AS
Get Fishing at Pitsford Water Fishing Lodge, Northampton, NN6 9TF
Get Fishing with Fly Tying sessions at Pitsford Water Fishing Lodge, Northampton, NN6 9TF
PAID EVENT: Get Fishing at Seabrooks Reservoir, CM3 1PQ
Get Hooked on Fishing at London UB5 6UR
PAID EVENT: Get Fishing at Aldercar Lane Fishery, Nottingham, NG16 4HJ
PAID EVENT: Get Fishing at Orchard Lakes, Dorset, BH25 5TD
Get a Get Fishing Award at Walsall Arboretum, Walsall, WS4 2ER
Get a Get Fishing Award at Gillmans & Stait Lake, Cirencester, GL7 5RL
Get a Get Fishing Award at Oakham Farm Fishery, Warwick, CV35 9HY
Get a Get Fishing Award at Kingstanding Pools, Burton on Trent, DE13 9PS
Get Hooked on Fishing at London UB5 6UR – Family Fishing Sessions
SilverFish – Boddington Reservoir – Saturday 30th September – MEMBERSRead more
SilverFish – Boddington Reservoir – Saturday 30th September – NON MEMBERSRead more
SilverFish – St Albans Lakes – Sunday 1st October – MEMBERSRead more
SilverFish – St Albans Lakes – Sunday 1st October – NON MEMBERSRead more
SilverFish – Makins Fishery – Saturday 7th October – MEMBERSRead more
Club or Syndicate
The Environment Agency and Angling Trust Get Fishing Fund is back!
It’s Time to Manage Fisheries for Recreational Benefit. If Not Now, When?
Nature 2030 campaign launch calls for radical new commitments for nature
Your First Days Fishing (the easy way)
TideFest Angling Championship 2023
The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: A Guide to the Bass Fishery Management Plan Consultation
Government defeated on plans to relax river pollution building rules
ENGLAND TO HOST NEW EUROPEAN FEEDER CUP THIS OCTOBER
Sewage law-breaking needs to ‘mark beginning of the end to appalling neglect’ of our rivers
Get the most out of Fishing In Wales, essential information for coarse, game and sea angling – plus online booking!