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Fun on the Tyne with the ladies of gateshead young women's outreach project

Fun on the Tyne with the ladies of gateshead young women's outreach project

Today saw week 4 of a 6 week project with the G.Y.W.O.P,the group of young ladies have made great progressed from never used a rod and reel to sea anglers in a very short time,fishing the Baltic Quayside on the River Tyne the group enjoyed great sport with Whiting that attacked both Fish and Ragworm baits ..  The Project  run to encourage more ladies in to the sport has been a ..

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summer sun,the seaside and fishing,a great day out for the foundation

summer sun,the seaside and fishing,a great day out for the  foundation

Today seen us running a Sea Angling Session on Roker Pier with youth's from the Chester le Street Area as part of our Partnership with the Foundation of Light,the session from 12.00 - 16.00 saw youngster fishing with Rod and Reel many for the first time,in addition to the rods we also had a number of collapsible Crab Pots which experience has show to be very popular as well as educational,f..

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the luck of the irish along with with a little bit of wearside

the luck of the irish along with with a little bit of wearside

Fishing North East Welcomed Students and Staff from the Foundation of Light and there Guests from Ireland's Clondalkin Youth Service to a Crabbing Session Today on the River Wear,with 35 participant taking part it proved to be a busy day but enjoyable for all concerned,final count would have been over 200 crabs in a 4 hour period landed and returned non the worse for there ordeal .. ..

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Something fishy going on - crabbing with the foundation

Something fishy going on - crabbing with the foundation

Today we had the company of Staff and Students from the Foundation of Light for there second session with Fishing North East,With the North East weather for once being kind we had a great time with a Crabbing Competition,using only hand lines and mackerel in a mesh bag the student learned the value of steady handling after Crab after Crab refuse the ride to the Prom,Top Crab catcher on the day ..

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The Queenie Festival - Isle of Man

The Queenie Festival - Isle of Man

Fishing North East have just returned from The Isle of Man folowing a Sea Angling Taster Session weekend  29th - 30th June,this was held as part of the Famous Queenie Festival in Celebration of  the local Shellfish and local Produce,the Angling sessions are run annually by the Manning Angling Club and invited FNE as guests of the event which we were more than honoured to take up the i..

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Building the Foundations for Wearside Youth

Building the Foundations for Wearside Youth

  Despite the unseasonal cold weather 15 students and staff from the Foundation of Light (Sunderland A.F.C Official Charity) joined us for a Sea Angling Taster Session, the fishing proved to be on the quiet side but we still landed a number of Flounders to keep the participants interested,a good start to a project that will see FNE run a series of events in partnership with th..

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Fishing North East

Is a social enterprise that will educate and Coach people of all ages regardless of social or ethnic background the benefits of Recreational Sea Angling. As well as learning how to safely and confidently be able to go Sea fishing, each pupil will also be learning about the environment, conservation, fish handling, numeracy, literacy, biology, geography. Newcomers will polish up their own personal skills without realising, Coaching pupils to better their Communication, Performance, Control, Discipline, Organisational Skills, Forward Planning, Working together with improved learning techniques and also instil Important Life Skills and Good Citizenship.

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