National Fishing Month

24 July - 30 August 2021

Event Details

HALTWHISTLE and DISTRICT junior fun sea fishing day.

Sunday 11th August, 2019 (Time: 11am to 2pm)


This is a fun day for HALTWHISTLE and DISTRICT junior anglers. The competition is "the longest fish" Every fish they catch is measured and carefully returned. At the end of the session, the longest total measurement wins!! There is a prize for the most crabs, and "The man of the match", which is someone who has really tried hard!


This event is for children from Haltwhistle and district area ONLY. Fun and games throughout. Learn about the fish in the sea. If you've ever wanted to try fishing; here's your opportunity. Fully qualified and insured angling coaches will help you have a fun day's fishing.

Event Location:

The Baltic Centre, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA

tyne and wear


Location information:

Turn off at the toffee factory


Carole Sanderson

telephone: 01434322759

mobile: 07479958909



Refreshments NOT available.
The Baltic Centre is on site selling hot drinks and food. Toilets available.

Fishing Coaching

  • Coaches licensed with the Angling Trust

Additional Notes:
Fully licenced, insured and DBS checked coaches. Angling Trust Coachmarked, a standard of quality coaching.

Aimed at:

  • Young People

Additional comments:
This is always a popular event, and we usually catch our fair share of fish. These must be recorded for the competition and safely returned. The children will fish for the total duration of the session.

Disability information:

Ample room for all abilities/disabilities

Tackle/ Bait:

Tackle / Bait provided.

Parking information:

Parking available close to site.


  • Children: Free

General advice:

Dress for the weather.

Time slots for this event: