anglers reeled in at fishing fun day at Highbridge's Apex Park
family fishing fun day encouraged dozens of young people to try
angling for the first time at Highbridge's Apex Wildlife Park
on Saturday (August 16th).
free event provided free taster lessons led by qualified angling
coaches alongside other angling themed games, stalls and activities.
Organiser Dean Asplin told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The event
was a great success with lots of interest shown by people of all
"We had a good turnout and great support from the partner
agencies. We hope to make this an annual event to encourage more
people into trying fishing."
The event was supported by The Angling Trust, Get Hooked On Fishing,
Environment Agency, Age UK, Somerset Active Sports Partnership,
South West Fishing for Life, Highbridge and Burnham Angling Club
and Bitterwell Lakes.