New Angling Development Programme

Fishing in London is set to receive a welcome boost with the appointment of a London Angling Development Officer, who will seek to develop angling opportunities for all across the capital. If you are interested, this is your chance to make a difference with applications due by the 26th February 2012.

The Environment Agency, Thames21, the Angling Development Board have come together in a unique partnership to fund this post, which aims to make  fishing appealing and accessible to all,  through highlighting  the social, economic and environmental benefits of one of the country’s most popular sports.

Working closely with the local community, the officer will seek to involve people of all ages and abilities, including the disadvantaged, young people, women, and people from all backgrounds in angling.

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