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Come along to a friendly fly tying session and learn how to tie, improve your skills and meet other anglers in your area who can help show you what to use, where to go and who to go with.

These sessions are perfect for anyone who used to enjoy fishing but stopped for some reason – if you’re confused by all the latest tackle, want to try fly fishing for the first time or just want to brush up on your patterns or find out the latest techniques and tips come along and give it a go. Everyone’s welcome no matter what your skill level, experience or when you last went fishing.

Run by anglers who want to help give you the skills and confidence to get back out there and catching fish. Make contact today using the details below and find out more about this session near to you.

Come on – Get Back Into Angling!

Cost: Please contact the session leader. Usually £25 for a 4 week coarse, includes materials and use of vice.

Booking: Please let us know you are coming in advance – contact details below…

Time: 17.30 – but please remember to check in advance for cancellations to avoid a wasted journey

Venue: Canterbury & District Angling Association Headquarters, 14 Mill Rd, Canterbury, CT2 0AF

Type of session: Fly tying have-a-go sessions with help on what tackle and flies to use and where to go fishing. If you’ve got specific questions about game fishing or aren’t sure where to go, the friendly session leaders running these classes will be able to give you the confidence to brush-up your skills, dust off your tackle and get back on the banks enjoying your fishing.

Perfect for: Anyone who used to go fishing but has stopped for whatever reason. If you have thought you’d like to start going angling again, but were too busy with work or family, here’s the ideal opportunity to come and get back into angling!

Equipment: The session leader will try to include as much as possible – just make contact in advance to find out what’s included. Feel free to bring your own tying kit if you like. You can also bring along any items of tackle to check they are suitable or get advice.

Disability information: Please check with the event contact for specific details of facilities available.

Know someone who used to go fishing? We all know that angling is a great way of relaxing and coping with life so if you’ve got a friend who went fishing, please tell them about Get Back Into Angling sessions and encourage them to start again. Use the form below to subscribe for e-news.


Contact & Bookings:
The Club Officer
Canterbury & District Angling Association
01227 710 830

Angling Trust Regional Officer:
Daniel Williams
07854 240 368
London & South East Regional Officer
Angling Trust

Don’t Forget! You will need a rod licence when you get back into angling – adult day licences are just £3.75 at www.postoffice.co.uk/rod-fishing-licence or call 0344 800 5386. Junior licences for ages 12-16 are just £5 a year. Any questions? Just ask the event contact person for help – details above.