Not all are specific to Game, Coarse or Sea Fishing. All the clubs and associations cover our South West region - an area which includes Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, South Gloucestershire and a small part of Hampshire. We are keen to promote Angling events within our region. If you have an event or article you would like considered for publication on our website please email [email protected] along with your contact details.
Rules, rules, rules. Theoretically, the Environment Agency is in favour of fishing – healthy outdoor sport, encourages respect for nature, spreads a tourist dollar or two, etcetera. But all its promotion is about fishing stocked ponds and lakes. When it comes to wild fishing, angling gets hobbled with so many restrictions it’s a wonder anybody bothers at all.
If the Atlantic salmon is... Read more
South West Fishing For Life have started a new Fly Fishing group for breast cancer patients in North Devon.
Gillian Payne who founded the group says its offers support and new friendships for ladies that have had breast cancer or lymph node surgery.
Fly fishing not only provides gentle relaxing exercise, but in this wonderful atmosphere, refreshes the soul as well.
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RSPCA & Angling Trust call for responsible disposal of lethal fishing litter as National Fishing Month gets underway
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Salmon & Trout Conservation UK (S&TC UK) has announced that bidding for unique and extraordinary encounters available through its annual auction will open on 18th September 2017.
Environment Agency announces shake-up of rod licences after listening to calls from anglers
Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Kennet and Avon Canal Pairs
Large numbers of moored boats on the Seend Park section of the Kennet & Avon canal made pegging the match difficult, resulting... Read more
This year, the Spirit of the Exe Festival has teamed up with the Exmouth Mussel Festival to bring you a bigger and better event! The festival is taking place on Saturday 24th September from noon til dusk at Exmouth Beach & Gardens (opposite the Pavilion).
It would be great to have involvement of local anglers, so please get in touch with me if you would like more information. We... Read more