Want to try angling?

Start your fishing journey this National Fishing Month UK!

National Fishing Month is on 27 July – 1 September 2024

National Fishing Month is your chance to give fishing a try or re-ignite your passion for it!

With family-friendly events it is open to all in the UK.

The Angling Trades Association created this initiative to encourage more people to get a taste for fishing, and with support from the Angling TrustEnvironment Agency and Canal & River Trust amongst others, National Fishing Month is reaching an ever-growing number of people, encouraging the next generation of anglers to enjoy time by the water.

We want our wonderful waterways to feel an open and inviting place for everybody and raise awareness that fishing is about so much more than catching a fish!

VIP Benefits

Registered VIPs of National Fishing Month get access to a selection of fun and useful downloads to plan and aid their fishing journey, as well as fantastic competitions and latest event information!

Fun & Useful
Downloads

Once a VIP you’ll have access to our library of downloads, designed to help you enjoy your adventures in angling – learn something new and discover the fun of going fishing. Track your fishing trips, find out what fish you’ve caught, learn new skills, celebrate your achievements and remember the good times.

Angling Photography Competition

We had such fantastic enteries last year. We’re looking forward to seeing your adventures this NFM! Take a look at our Hall of Fame for our winning enteries

Register for more info

Sign up now to keep up to date with the coming NFM 2024! You’ll also receive access to our VIP area with free downloads and fun competitions to help you get fishing.

Run an event
& get involved!

Find out how your club, fishery or tackle shop can run an event at National Fishing Month 2024 – from open days to coaching, discounts to competitions!

In the trade? We want you!

Contact our team to find out how your brand can be part of National Fishing Month 2024, from sponsorship to participation and events.

Lose yourself in nature…
Spending time outside fishing relaxes both the body and mind.

Access hundreds of fishing events across the UK

There are hundreds of angling events across many parts of the country. Thanks to the organisation of Angling Trust – find out what’s happening near you and when…

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