Our final report on summer activities comes from Angling Unlimited in the West Midlands. Angling Unlimited has one of the largest and most successful angling engagement programmes in the UK, in fact a wide range of programmes for a variety of user groups. Manager, Andrew Walker outlines Angling Unlimited‘s work […]
Dreamstore has been working with the Royal National College for the Blind, specifically the RNC Angling Club, on a project which we hope to launch in 2015 – we’re calling the project ‘Sight Lines’. Hopefully, more of that later. Meantime, building up to that we have supported a complete makeover […]
We’re still receiving feedback from the Big Fish Festival. On the day, FUNF media interviewed lots of participants. This video captures the day and everyone who played a part in making it such a great day of celebration. Enjoy.
What a scorcher of a day for Dreamstore’s Big Fish Festival at Woodland View Fishery, alongside Preston Innovation’s Fish Camp. The sun shone and the day was bright and thoroughly enjoyed by all, beginner to expert, regardless of age or ability. Thanks to all who came along to help and […]
In its 10th Anniversary year Dreamstore, the nationwide angling charity dedicated to improving people’s lives through recreational fishing in the UK, has announced a commitment to substantially increasing the fund for its Small Grant programme. Over the course of next three years a further £100,000 will be delivered through Dreamstore’s […]
Hard to believe that Dreamstore is 10 years old. We splashed onto the scene at Go Fishing in 2004 at Birmingham’s NEC. Now, as then, our focus was very much on Partnership and highlighting the outstanding contribution the voluntary sector makes addressing social inclusion, education and community engagement though angling […]
We’ve just completed the third Academy of 2013, and the second of the year at Whitburn in Scotland. The first, before the summer, supported a small group pass through the Academy with the intention of engaging with young people in the hard pressed areas of Paisley. The most recent course […]
This year’s Group Award was presented to an organisation that has grown from a single programme to delivering a variety of projects serving different needs. The organisation has adapted, changed, grown, split, renewed, altered course, but has remained steady and consistently focused on delivering to what is now a wide […]
A busy weekend with Dreamstore Day on the Saturday and the final assessment weekend for the Quedgeley based course completing on Sunday 25th. The weekend saw nine complete the course for Level 2 (UKCC Standard) SQA Sports Coaching: Angling. Luck Kay, Police Community Officer in Quedgeley, is the local organiser who has gathered a […]
Dreamstore Day brings together people and groups who use angling as an engagement tool in the voluntary sector. It is a day to support continuous learning and development of individual and group capacity.