New Whitburn location for Dreamstore Academy
There were over 20 participants who completed the SQA Level 2 Coaching qualification at Whitburn. This was one of the largest Academy completion to date, and our thanks to our tutor team who worked very hard with a diverse group of people to assure maximum success for all those taking part.
Dreamstore casts £100,000 helping hand to voluntary sector
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 Small Grant funding programme which […]
Celebrating Scotland’s Sharks – big weekend early May.
10th & 11th May will be a terrific weekend at the Loch Lomond Sea Life Centre. “Celebrating Scotland’s Sharks” – a weekend of science, intrigue and fun organised by our friends at the Scottish Sea Angling Conservation Network, along with Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) and Sea Life. The weekend will promote meaningful research […]
New Year, new equipment, and new RNC Angling Club students.
Students at the Royal National College for the Blind welcomed the start of a new year with the RNC Angling Club, also giving the new Preston Innovations equipment its first outing. It was a cold start to the day, after a night frost, but spirits were high – and warmed with early morning flasks and […]
Dreamstore celebrates 10th Anniversary Year
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 projects and programmes. Our 10th […]
Building capacity for the voluntary sector
We’ve just completed the third Academy of 2014, 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 included participants from a number […]