Friday 9th August, 2019 (Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm)
Fir Tree Fishery will be running a number of organised angling coaching days throughout National Fishing month specifically designed to engage people with disabilities who are new to the sport. The events will be delivered by fully qualified staff and supported by our volunteers on who are studying at Fir Tree Fishery.
Fir Tree Fishery, The Nook, Appley Bridge, Wigan
The fishery is just 1 mile away from Junction 27 of the M6.
Refreshments will be made available on the event days.
The facility allows for 1:1 angling coaching support as all pegs are 2m wide.
The events are specifically aimed to support anglers with disabilities who might not have had the opportunity due to lack of support and available facilities to participate in angling previously.
Fir Tree Fishery has been designed to be fully accessible for anglers with disabilities.
Tackle / Bait provided.
The facility has disabled access parking bays within 15m of the water and pegs.
People looking to attend our events are advised to contact Fir Tree Fishery on 01257 251502 in advance to confirm their attendance. This will allow for the necessary support on the day.