Welcome to Young Anglers


Welcome to Young Anglers

Our aim is to provide all young people with the opportunity to experience the sport of Angling.

We offer a variety of opportunities through our programmes:


All programmes are delivered by Level 2 Angling Coaches licensed by the Angling Trust. They are all DBS checked, insured and hold a valid first aid qualification.

It doesn’t matter whether young people have never fished before, fished a little or fished a lot! We have programmes suitable for everyone. Equipment,bait, licences and fishery fees are provided.

Latest News

Junior Open Match 7

All welcome.

June 30, 2019

Toot Hill School Champions

Toot Hill School became Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Schools Angling Champions at Aldercar Lane Fishery yesterday. In brilliant sunshine (a welcome change) the students competed for this prestigious award. Josh Derry (Toot Hill School) claimed the Individual Champion title for the… Read More »

June 28, 2019

Junior Open Match Result

A super day at Aldercar Lane Fishery for match 6 of the junior open on Snipe Lake. Fishing a pellet waggler Jake Brandrick netted 41lbs 7ozs of mainly carp to take top spot. Leo Verdi had 27lbs 14ozs to claim… Read More »

June 22, 2019

Junior Open Match 6

On Snipe this Saturday 22nd June. Juniors of all abilities welcome.  

June 16, 2019

Family Fishing

Brilliant turn out for the third annual ‘Family Fishing’ day at Bestwood Duck Ponds. Over 15 families arrived this morning to have a great day on Pond 1 and the Richmond Canal. What a change in the weather. How lucky… Read More »

June 9, 2019

Family Fishing Day 9th June

Its at Bestwood Duck Ponds this Sunday. Its a great Day out for all the Family.

June 4, 2019

Junior Open Match 5 Results

Brilliant turn out for yesterday’s Junior Open at Aldercar lane Fishery. Top rod was Jake Brandrick on peg 10 with 69lbs 7ozs, with Will Evans netted 56lbs 30zs off unfancied peg 15 and tom Clifton weighed 54lbs 5ozs from peg… Read More »

June 2, 2019

Richmond Canal Coaching

Great session with the juniors today on the Richmond Canal. They caught virtually all the different species in their 50 plus catch. Where else can you go and catch:  roach, golden rudd, skimmer bream, crucian carp, tench and barbel in… Read More »

May 30, 2019

Junior Open Match 5 & Coaching

Open to all abilities it promises to be another great day.

May 26, 2019

Half Term Coaching at Bestwood Duck Ponds

May 21, 2019