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The Angling Trust is the representative body for game, coarse and sea anglers in England. Our members support the campaigns and legal action we carry out to protect fish stocks and our programmes to increase the number of anglers fishing for fun and in competitions. We're fighting for the future of YOUR fishing, but we need YOUR support to do more. If you want to protect your fish and fishing, for now and in future, join your representative body today.
Fish Legal (formerly the ACA) a unique, non-profit making organisation set up to use the law to fight pollution and other damage to the water environment - both freshwater and marine - and to protect the rights of anglers and angling. We act for fishing clubs, fishery owners, syndicates, commercial fisheries across the whole of the UK. In England only, we act for the Angling Trust as well as other members.
Joining the Angling Trust as an individual member includes great benefits. You get 10% off at fishing venues, free £5m public liability insurance worth £14.99, entry to Angling Trust member only competitions two copies of our magazine each year, discounts on tackle, books fishing mags and outdoor gear, membership of our Fish for Free Loyalty Points Scheme, e-updates and members only prize draws plus more - for all the details click on the picture above...
Those who participate in sporting activities must ensure that anything they do does not cause injury or loss to other people or damage their property. Angling activities are no exception and the Angling Trust has developed a Civil and Employers Liability facility for Affiliated Member Clubs and Organisations. For the full details and to purchase this insurance call our office on 0844 77 00 616 (Option 1) - your call will only take a few minutes and costs less than 5p a minute from landlines.
The Angling Trust are the only organisation that campaigns for all anglers on issues affecting salt and freshwater and the fish and angling activities of each of these environments. We employ a Marine Campaigns Manager and Head of Freshwater Campaigns to oversee these projects - our members have direct access to these employees and their teams. Fish Legal, the legal arm of the Trust in England fighting legal issues for its sea, coarse and game angling members. We need YOU to join us so we can campaign at the highest level and protect your fish and fishing.
Angling clubs need to be aware of various complicated things, including law, process, health and safety and risk assessment - and make every effort to keep their volunteers safe. Please download the The Best Practice Guide for Angling Club Bailiffs PDF by clicking the image above and make sure your club or fishery has a copy. This document is intended to be used in conjunction with our existing Elementary Guide to Angling Law & Fisheries Enforcement which can be downloaded from the Voluntary Bailiff Service page - follow the link on the left...
We think it's important to make sure our members and non-members get all the latest news on what the Angling Trust are doing to protect fish and fishing, our legal battles and wider news from the world of fishing. Select a news stream from the options listed here.
All the latest coarse, sea and game news and results listed in one place - find it all in our competition news...
The Angling Trust are committed to supporting and encouraging more anglers to become angling coaches by obtaining the necessary skills and qualifications. Find out more about how to apply, licences and funding here.
Caught a whopper? Let us know! The Specimen Sea Fish Award Scheme is an annual competition and is open to paid up Members and Members of Affiliated Clubs. The competition is divided into two sections for fish caught from boats or for fish caught from the shore, piers, harbour walls or breakwaters.
To every match angler the Fish 'O' Mania event is one of the biggest in match fishing. Every year it gives anglers the chance to compete in the 16 qualifiers with the winner from each one invited to take part in the Fish 'O' Mania grand final with a chance to win a prize fund of £30,000, and the most coveted title 'Fish 'O' Mania Champion'.
All the latest fixtures and news from our National and International coarse competitions. Find out about the latest results, all the upcoming events and how to book your place in a competition...
Our Search Map will help you find fishing in your local area or when you travel away from home. Try your local Angling Trust affiliated shop or club who will be able to give you info on the best venues, methods and tackle needed to succeed. Make contact with an Angling Trust Qualified Coach and they will provide you with the best quality guidance available.
Find your Regional Officer and get information on the Angling Trust's projects in clubs, schools and at fisheries near where you live.
"Whilst the lure of fishing for many is about the wonderful places it takes us and the friends we make along the way there has to be that extra ingredient that gets the heart pumping and keeps us coming back for more. Perhaps, for the dyed in the wool specimen hunter or match angler, it really is all about the size or quantity of the fish caught?..." Check out this and other blog reports from Martin Salter, Angling Trust National Campaigns Coordinator
"During my days as a serving police officer, one of the most frustrating things was having to return property known to be stolen to the thief, in cases when, for whatever reason, the case could not be proven. Now, anglers can now fight back – with SmartWater..." Read more in blogs from Dilip Sarkar MBE, Angling Trust Fisheries Enforcement Manager in Lines on the Water - The Blog of the Angling Trust Freshwater Team
Contact: Angling Trust Eastwood House, 6 Rainbow Street, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 8DQ
Tel: 0844 7700616 (For Membership enquiries select Option 1) | Fax: 0115 9061 251
Calls to our 0844 number cost 3.41p per minute from landlines. Call charges to this number from mobile phones may vary depending on the service provider. If you prefer to call an alternative number please use 01568 620 447 to contact our Leominster Membership department.
Office hours are Mon - Thu 9.00-5.00 and Fri 4.30. Please leave a message if you call outside these hours or email us.