National Fishing Month

26th July to 1st September 2019

Event Details

Fishing Teach In - Learn To Fish

Thursday 15th August, 2019 (Time: 10am till 4pm)


An opportunity to come along to your local park lake and give fishing a try in a safe environment.


A local pond perfect venue to learn to fish owned and run by the local council.

Event Location:

Newt Pond, Castle Playing Fields, Haverhill (Nearest Postcode CB9 9DE)



Location information:

Situated within Castle Playing Fields near to the Children s Play Area


Christine Williams Senior Park Ranger

telephone: 01440 710745



Refreshments NOT available.

Fishing Coaching

  • PAA
  • Coaches licensed with the Angling Trust

Additional Notes:
Come and have some fun and with our help catch your first fish

Aimed at:

  • Everyone
  • Young People
  • Women
  • Disability

Additional comments:
Everybody is welcome to come and have a go, a great family sport to do together.

Disability information:

Would be helpful if you could contact us and advise of disability before coming

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.

Parking information:

Car parking at the bottom of the park, then a short walk across to the pond


  • Adults: Free

  • Children: Free

  • Disabled: Free

General advice:

Chance to catch your first fish, please dress appropriately for the weather conditions.