The following Events took place on Thursday 16th August 2018:
Come and join us, bring all the family, for a free angling coaching session.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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..
Opportunity to try fishing or develop your skills as part of the Summer YOUFISH Angling programme supported by the Angling Trust. Working in partnership with the Angling Trust, Nottingham Anglers Association and the Environment Agency. Pre registration is recommended as places are limited. All coaches Level 2 licensed by the Angling Trust.
Coaches will support children and young people who are either novice or inexperienced anglers, they will learn how to;- put bait on a hook, cast a line, lane a fish, unhook fish safely, handle fish and return to water safely, personal safety and awareness near water.