Get off the tablet and on to the towpath! Whether you have fished before or have always wanted to try, join us at our 10 Year World Heritage Celebrations open day, come along and see the spectacular aqueduct and the views at this historic venue. While you are with us, come and learn to fish from our team of professional, fully qualified angling coaches. (All the bait and equipment is provided, so all you need to do is book in and turn up on the day.)
Landmarks for directions are above postcode LL14 5DL The fishing area will be situated on the canal behind the pub
Please park in the car park across the side road next to the pub
To give you every opportunity to take part, please book one slot at a time per person, spare spaces will be offered on the day when available. Please arrive 15 minutes before your booked slot. If you are late you’ll still be accommodated, but may have to wait until a suitable slot becomes available.
If you’re coming along as a spectator remember to bring a folding chair as you need to be seated during the fishing session.
This is event is part of the Canal & River Trust’s Let’s Fish! https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/fishing/lets-fish campaign to encourage more people to learn and enjoy angling. Let’s Fish! is free to attend as part of our work as a waterways and wellbeing charity to help everyone get out, get active and make their lives better by water. You can now support the work our teams do with children and families and make a donation on our website. https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/donate)
On the 15 September 2019 children and young people are invited to enter our celebration of Junior Angling at this year’s Junior Angling Championships.
Follow the links to enter now.
For information on the world heritage celebrations
Have a great day!