DfC Neighbourhood Renewal, Free Angling Coaching Sessions

Fancy having a go at fishing but not sure where to start?

Join us this October for a FREE coaching session, where you will learn the essential skills to get you hooked on the sport.

Angling is a great way to improve your physical and mental health, meet new friends and spend time outdoors.

We are delighted to be able to offer safe angling sessions for groups, individuals and family bubbles, for residents of the Neighbourhood Renewal areas.

Who are the sessions for?

Sessions are for beginners who want to learn the essential skills to get them started.

Sessions are open to everyone living in the Neighbourhood Renewal Area of Armagh, Brownlow, Lurgan and Portadown. Young, old, Mums, Dads, family bubbles or individual – Everyone is welcome.

How do I know if I live within a Neighbourhood Renewal Area?

If you are from the Neighborhood Renewal Area you are eligible to book these sessions.

Click on the attachment below to check if you live within the DFC area.

What age group are the sessions for?

Sessions are open all age groups, Mums and daughters, Fathers and son, Grandfathers, Grandmothers etc. Children under the age of 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

How many places are available each session?

To comply with Covid-19 regulations, participant numbers are limited to 12 per session and participants must pre-register.

Where and when are the sessions?

Craigavon Watersports Centre

Dates available Time 
22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th & 30th October.


Morning session 10:30hrs –12:30hrs,

Afternoon session 13:15hrs – 15:30hrs

Loughgall Country Park 

Dates available Time 

26th & 27th October


Morning session 10:30hrs –12:30hrs,

Afternoon session 13:15hrs – 15:30hrs

What equipment is provided?

All equipment, including safety gear, is provided.

What do I need to bring with me?

You will need to bring  outdoor clothing, including a hat and gloves and refreshments.

How much does a session cost?

Sessions are FREE.

Who will deliver the session?

Qualified instructors will deliver the sessions.

How to book

Use the form below to place your booking now
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