National Fishing Month

27th July to 2nd September 2018

Event Details

Lets Fish Grand Union Canal

Sunday 27th August, 2017 (Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm)


Try Fly Fishing also available.
Part of Tring Reservoirs Festival Week End. Including . Wendover Arm Trust , Herts & Middx Wildlife Trust , Tringford Pumping Station.
The Tring Anglers offer an event aimed at those who want to try angling for the first time.


The canal offers a variety of fish and angling techniques can be learnt if you join our events regularly.

Event Location:

Grand Union Canal, Picnic area , Startops locks 39-40 , Tring


HP23 4LJ

Location information:

Park in Car park at Startops near The Anglers retreat pub. Follow the Fish signs through gate at the top of car park.


Dick Pilkinton

telephone: 01582 841985

mobile: 07796 178313



The Anglers retreat is nearby and Bluebells Tea Room in the car park

Fishing Coaching

  • PAA
  • Coaches licensed with the Angling Trust

Aimed at:

  • Everyone

Disability information:

Towpath suitable for Wheelchairs. If you have any concerns please contact Dick Pilkinton

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.
Although Tring Anglers do not charge for their events. We do hold a raffle and collect money for Iain Rennie and Grove House Hospice

Parking information:

Canal & River Trust pay & display car park £3 per day.


  • Adults: Free

  • Children: Free

  • Disabled: Free

General advice:

Please bring something to sit on, a hat and a drink.

Time slots for this event:

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