National Fishing Month

26th July to 1st September 2019

Event Details

Disability Summer Short Breaks Children and Young People

Tuesday 6th August, 2019 (Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm)


Limited to 10 participants on a first come first served basis at time of 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.

Event Location:

Mill Cotton Lake, Ringstead


NN 144

Location information:

Mill Cotton lake fishery is located in Ringstead.
coming from Northampton, travel east on the A45 towards Raunds, when you get to the last round about at Raunds, take the 1st exit towards Ringstead. Travel until you reach Ringstead, at the junction turn left onto Station Road, continue on Station Road, when the road veers to the right, continue straight ahead onto a narrow road. (there will be a lake on your right hand side, continue along the narrow road until you get to a yellow gate. text 07840005276 and we will come and open 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 are toilets on site.

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.
Tackle and bait will be provided.

Parking information:

There is 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: