Category: Match Fishing News

RiverFest 2019 Launch

The ever-popular Angling Trust RiverFest is back once more in 2019 as THE largest competition in running water. With a newly boosted prize pot of nearly £50,000, we’re sure that some of the qualifiers will sell out on day one! Ticket price for 2019 is £30 and Round 1 will open on Monday 18th March […]

Peter Drennan pulls plug on England sponsorship: Angling Trust response

“We have received many questions since the news was released that our sponsorship arrangement with Drennan International for the England Men’s Coarse Angling team has come to an end. We’ve pulled together the most commonly received questions together with our answers for anyone who requires further information. You can also listen in full to Angling […]

Bordon take AT Winter League Final

The biggest multi-venue match fishing final in the country took place this weekend which saw 300 anglers competing in the prestigious Angling Trust Winter League Final. Conditions for the Saturday saw temperatures saw to unseasonable mid-teens, which certainly saw the fishing at Decoy kick off. The Format for the final is five anglers at Decoy […]

Englands ‘masters’ bring home world team bronze from South Africa

Team England’s Masters took their third-place podium honours at the FIPSed World Championships fished on the Vaal River, Vereeniging, South Africa from 14th/15th February 2019 with 9 nations taking part. Team England Masters were; Mark Downes Harry Billing Matt Hall Mark Harper Mick Wilkinson Dicki Carr (Assistant Manager) Joe Roberts (Manager) The Championship was always […]

Tidefest 2019 Tickets On Sale

The Angling Trust is pleased to confirm the details for a sixth Tidefest Angling Championship to take place on the tidal Thames in London on Sunday, September 8th. All the ticket monies will once again be donated to the children’s angling charity Get Hooked on Fishing. The 50-peg match, which is sponsored by Thames Water, […]