National Fishing Month

26th July to 1st September 2019

Event Details

Let's Start Fishing at Mill Dam, Markeaton

Wednesday 14th August, 2019 (Time: 2 pm until 7 pm)

Type:

Coarse
A free, fun, social event aimed at giving boys and girls from 6 to 16 the chance to have a go at fishing.

Description:

Want to have a go at fishing? Want to catch the fishing bug? Then this event is for you.
Held at easily accessible Mill Dam, adjacent to Markeaton Island, this event hosted by Earl Harrington Angling Club, is aimed at giving boys and girls from 5 to 16 the chance to have a go at fishing. Everything to catch a fish and learn about fishing is provided free and our skilled and friendly volunteers will make you really welcome. You can come for the whole session or just drop in for a while. welcome. It is likely there will be fishing related, bankside games and activities as well.
If you can let us know you are coming by emailing your name and DOB to Steve Clamp on s_clamp@hotmail.com or by registering on this National Fishing Month website that would be great. If email please title your it NFM so that it doesn't get lost in the junk mail box.
Bait provided by Fishermania, Derby and various accessories by Nathan's of Derby. Thanks to both.

Event Location:

Mill Dam and Canal

derbyshire

DE22 3AW

Location information:

Opposite side of the main road to Markeaton Lake and adjacent to the footbridge.

Contact:

Steve Clamp

telephone: 07759475485

mobile: 07759475485

email: s_clamp@hotmail.com

Refreshments:

Voluntary contribution towards BBQ welcome.

Fishing Coaching

  • Coaches licensed with the Angling Trust

Additional Notes:
Friendly, skilled volunteers will be on hand to support all particpants.

Aimed at:

  • Young People
  • Women
  • Disability

Additional comments:
A free, fun, social event aimed at giving boys and girls from 5 to 16 the chance to have a go at fishing.

Disability information:

Wheelchair accessible fishing platform available. Route to this relatively smooth. Every effort will be made to support any participant with a disability.

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.

Parking information:

Secure parking is available in the Earl of Harrington's car park, off Markeaton Street (DE22 3AW)

Pricing:

  • Adults: N/A

  • Children: Free

  • Disabled: Free

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August 2019
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Events which took place on this day:

Fishing for All (NN1 5NL)

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CFPAS LTD Family Angling Open Day Cambridge (CB24 6AZ)

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Events which took place on this day:

Northampton Nene Angling Club Junior Match (NN12 7XU)

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Events which took place on this day:

Let's Start Fishing at Mill Dam, Markeaton (DE22 3AW)

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Events planned on this day:

VAC coaching session No7 BM (LU6 1QY)

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Events planned on this day:

Lets Go Fishing (RG12 7PA)

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