National Fishing Month

27th July to 2nd September 2018

Event Details

Disability Summer Short Breaks Children and Young People

Wednesday 23rd August, 2017 (Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm)


Limited to 10 participants on a first come first served booking.
Competition using various tackle.
Learn about Water Safety Code & Risk Assessing,
Fish identification, welfare and anatomy.
Play and land fish safely.


Children and young people with disabilities will take part in a fishing match using various tackle. They will learn about match rules and fair play. They will also learn about safety around water.
Identify coarse fish, how to handle the fish and name the various parts of the fish's body. s

Event Location:

Mill Cotton Lake, Ringstead.


NN 144

Location information:

Travel from Northampton/Wellingborough heading east on the A45 towards Raunds. Continue over all the roundabouts until you get to the last round about at Raunds. Take the first exit towards Ringstead, when you get to the intersection, turn left onto Church Street, Church Street becomes Station Road, continue on this road until the road takes a curve right, DONT TAKE THE CURVE, continue straight onto a narrower road. You will see a lake on your right and a farm on your left, continue on this narrow road until you come to a yellow gate.
The lake is on the left immediately after the yellow gate. We will unlock the gate for you.


Sue Galloway

telephone: 07840005276

mobile: 07840005276



Refreshments NOT available.
Refreshments will not be provided due to dietry needs. We will however provide water.

Fishing Coaching

  • Coaches licensed with the Angling Trust

Additional Notes:
This will prove to be a learning experience for coaches and participants.

Aimed at:

  • Disability

Additional comments:
This event is aimed at children and young people with disabilities who live in Northamptonshire.

Disability information:

The pegs are disability friendly.
Umbrellas will be available for shelter.
There is a portaloo on site

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.

Parking information:

There is a designated parking, however parents/carers will be dropping off only.


  • Adults:

  • Children: 10.00 pounds each

  • Disabled:

General advice:

We hope you will be able to come and be part of this exciting event.


Time slots for this event:

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