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Let’s Go Family Fishing events are fun, social & safe fishing days for family groups.

Come and try fishing at our quality assured angling events and get into angling. It’s a great way to get the whole family out there doing something different and will show kids new skills to learn in the outdoors.

Everything you need to catch your first fish or learn more about angling is provided and our friendly volunteers will make you really welcome.

So come on – Let’s Go Family Fishing!

Cost: FREE

Booking: Limited places available so please book in advance using the details below

Time: 09.00 – 17.00

Venue: Exe Valley Fishery, Exebridge, Dulverton TA22 9AY

Event Specific Info:
The fifth annual junior fishing day organised by RETA (the River Exe and Tributaries Association). Held at the Exe Valley Fishery at Exebridge, it offers girls and boys aged between 11 and 16 the chance to learn the basics of fly fishing under the supervision of experienced and qualified instructors registered with the Angling Trust.

The fishing is free of charge and no previous experience or equipment is needed, but numbers are limited so for further information or to register, please ring Richards Horrocks on 01884 820865 or email richard.horrocks1@ btinternet.com

Type of Fishing: Fly fishing for game fish

Perfect for: Families of all ages and experience levels – complete newcomers very welcome! Parents and grandparents – just bring the kids along and have a go yourself – it doesn’t matter if you are an experienced angler yourself or a complete beginner – come and get fishing!

What happens on the day: The angling activities on offer are designed to encourage adults, children and young people to discover what angling is all about and take up angling. You’ll find out how to use fishing tackle and bait to catch fish and return them safely. Let’s Go Family Fishing Organisers overseeing the event will also provide you with more info about your local club or fishery so you know how to go fishing again next time.

Tackle & bait: Provided in the cost – just come along – no need to bring anything!

Disability information: Our “Let’s Go Family Fishing” event organisers are provided with essential better practice guidance on working with and planning events for disabled people. Please check with the venue contact for specific details of facilities available.


Event Contact:
Richards Horrocks
01884 820 865
richard.horrocks1@ btinternet.com

Angling Trust Contact:
Dave Evans
Angling Development Officer (South)
Angling Trust
07854 239 721