Therapy through fishing proves to be big success story

21 Dec

FUNDING is being sought by the country’s oldest fishing club to run a project which will help people suffering with mental health problems enjoy angling.

A Salford club is achieving positive mental health results through fishing.
A Salford club is achieving positive mental health results through fishing.

Salford Friendly Anglers’ Society, which dates back to the dawn of the industrial revolution in 1817, have completed a successful …Continue reading »

Young thugs batter canal angler unconscious

21 May

A VULNERABLE man fishing late in the evening on his local canal has been left with terrible injuries after being badly assaulted by a group of young thugs.

Robert Stevenson was beaten up on the Coventry Canal.
Robert Stevenson was attacked on the Coventry Canal.

Keen angler Robert Stevenson, who has learning difficulties, was set upon and knocked unconscious for no reason by a group …Continue reading »