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Rod licence reform on the cards: Proposals include 3-rod option and free fishing for juniors

The Angling Trust’s discussions with the Environment Agency on the vexed issues of the coarse angling rod licence for the use of multiple rods and charging juniors to fish look likely to produce a result that will please both youngsters and the many carp and specimen anglers who feel aggrieved at having to buy two

Angling Trust announce the England Veterans & Disabled teams for the 2016 FIPSed World Championships

The Angling Trust are pleased to announce the England teams that will be taking part in the FIPSed 9th Veterans and 18th Disabled World Coarse Championships on the Labe River, Pardubice, Czech Republic from 3rd-4th June 2016. This year sees Joe Roberts take over the reigns from Dick Clegg in his first year as England Manager of

England Call-Up For Talented U18s Coarse Anglers

The Angling Trust is looking for talented coarse anglers who would like to apply for the England under 18s youth assessment trials. The U18s Youth World Championships are due to be staged at Coruche, Santa Justa, in Portugal from 6th – 7h August 2016, and a team is required to represent the Angling Trust and

Preston Innovations England Feeder Team announced for 2016

Tom Pickering is delighted to announce the England line up for the Preston Innovations Feeder Team for the 2016 FIPSed 6th Feeder World Championships to be held on the Novisad canal in Serbia from 18th – 19th June.  The venue is a cut off from the Danube river. The Feeder Team are; Tom Pickering (manager)

Angling Trust helps save fish condemned to die at St George’s Park Lake in Bristol

The Angling Trust has stepped in to help save healthy fish due to be destroyed at a Bristol lake where angling is being banned. The popular small lake in St George’s Park in Bristol is in desperate need of repair and maintenance and is due to be drained early this year to allow this work