Final preparations are being organised for the first FFE Ladies Fly Fishing Club meeting, which has so far attracted over 40 members!
The meeting, which will be held on Saturday 19th April at the newly opened Chatton Trout Fishery, Chatton is the first of its kind to be held in the North East of England and is being organised by female angler, Lucy Bowden – founder of the website <>  and Public Relations Coordinator at the world famous fishing fishing tackle company, Hardy & Greys Limited.
The day is open to all females of all abilities interested in giving fly fishing ago. Qualified trout instructors kindly supplied by the Environment Agency will be on hand to offer tuition, help and advice and all equipment will be supplied. Coffee/ tea and a buffet lunch will be provided as well as an afternoons fishing and prizes will be on offer for qualifying anglers! The day will being at 10am and finish at 4pm.
Event Organiser, Lucy Bowden said;
‘I am very excited about the event! The interest in the club has been phenomenal. Getting more ladies into angling is my aim and this event will hopefully do that!’
For further details contact Lucy at or email