Introduction to Angling Programme 2019

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BAC Keith Cole, APGAI gives a junior angler some casting tuition – Corbet Lough 25 May 2017

As part of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council’s (ABC Council) getactiveabc Kids Shake up to Summer 19 Programme, ABC Council, with the support of Banbridge Angling Club, is running a kids ‘Introduction to Angling Programme’ on Monday 29 July and Tuesday 30 July at the Corbet Lough. There are two sessions each day from 9:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 4:30pm. The sessions, which will be delivered by professional angling coaches, are free. The sessions will cover: Rod Assembly; Fly Selection; Casting; Playing Fish; Landing Fish; and Releasing Fish. The participants will spend most of the session fishing and it will be fly fishing only. All the equipement will be provided and those who have not previously registered with the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) will receive a free game fishing rod license. Although these sessions are free you must book a place online to participate. For details and to book a place please visit