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

Match 16

Aldercar Lane Fishery – Folly Lake Fishing of peg 23 Harry Tait weighed in 61lbs 2ozs to take top spot. Second place went to Josh Derry with 32lbs 14ozs from peg3 with third place going to Tom Clifton on peg… Read More »

September 8, 2018

Schools Angling Championships Announced

Details of a new Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Schools Angling Championship have been released today.

September 7, 2018

Aldercar Lane Community Fishing

Today saw the last match of the school summer holidays take place at Aldercar Lane Fishery on Folly Lake. A tough day on the lake but all the juniors worked hard and enjoyed the day. Results Name Peg Weight Shaun… Read More »

September 3, 2018

Match 15 Results

In form Josh Derry put in another match winning performance with a mixed net of 45lbs 50zs. Up and coming star Sam Roe weighed in 36lbs 7ozs to claim second spot with new lad on the block Max Parsons taking… Read More »

September 1, 2018

Junior Open Match 15

We are back at Aldercar Lane Fishery this Saturday.

August 26, 2018

Notts Police Junior Open Match

Juniors had a brilliant day at Little John Lakes despite the strong wind and showers. Organised by PSCO Romek Kordecki, 14 juniors fished this annual event and everyone caught plenty of fish

August 24, 2018

Community Coaching Bestwood Duck Ponds

George had a great time yesterday using a short pole for the first time on the Richmond Canal. Fishing with maggots up in the water with a light elastic he netted this fine mixed bag. Well Done George.

August 24, 2018

Aldercar lane Community Fishing 13th August

Folly lake continues to fish well and the juniors again had a very enjoyable days fishing. In form Josh Derry netted 71lbs 13ozs from peg 8 to take top spot. Shaun Brown came second with 55lbs 5ozs from peg 28… Read More »

August 13, 2018

Match 13 Junior Open League

Match 13 of the Junior Open League was at Aldercar Lane Fishery on the two new lakes, Copse and Bridge. 14 juniors fished today catching a lot of these young fish. Chris Randell put in a match winning performance from… Read More »

August 11, 2018

Aldercar Lane Community Fishing 6th August

A great day today on Folly. We had an Open Junior Competition and coaching. We welcomed the Heanor MAT team with students wanting to try fishing and some other juniors keen to fish. Will Evans took the honours in the… Read More »

August 6, 2018