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

Schools Championships – Full Results

October 12, 2018

Schools Championship Report

What a brilliant day working with 7 school teams from across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire at Aldercar Lane Fishery. The students were fantastic with a good number of them fishing an angling competition for the first time. Well done to you… Read More »

October 11, 2018

3 – 2 – 1

October 8, 2018

Penultimate Junior Open Match

October 8, 2018

Schools Championship 11th October

Only 11 days to go to the Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Schools Angling Championships. You have still got time to enter your school.

September 30, 2018

Match 18 Results

Yesterday was a glorious autumn day for match 18 of the Junior Open League. Fishing the two new lakes; Copse and Bridge at Aldercar Lane Fishery the juniors enjoyed a day of catching a smaller stamp of fish with the… Read More »

September 30, 2018

Junior Open Match 18

Please find details of Saturdays Junior Open Match below. Important Notice There will be No coaching session this week (10.30 – 12.30) for beginners. Don’t forget the Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Schools Championship on Thursday 11th October. Has your secondary school… Read More »

September 23, 2018

Swanwick Hall Enrichment

First session at the lake side with this terms enrichment group. Fishing at Yew Tree Ponds the students were fantastic. The vast majority were fishing for the first time and all caught. Last weeks session in the classroom paid dividends… Read More »

September 21, 2018

Match 17 Results

Fished on Folly Lake the juniors worked hard for their catches today. Chris Randall continued his impressive form netting 50lbs 14ozs to win the match off peg 5 with Josh Derry taking second spot from peg 3 with 41lbs 0ozs…. Read More »

September 16, 2018

Junior Open Match 17

September 10, 2018