The first part of our fishing guide looks at how to set up your rig, fishing with a short pole or a whip from the towpath side of the canal.
Areas to avoid:
Things to look out for:
Remember: Stay safe. It’s safer to fish as part of a group, and children must always have the permission of a parent or guardian.
Before you go fishing you need a rod licence if you are 12 years of age or older. You also need permission from the fishery owner/angling club.
Last date edited: 24 December 2020