Chalk stream vulnerability

Chalk stream vulnerability

The Times (£) reports that: “The HS2 rail project is struggling to find the water supply it needs to tunnel through the Chilterns as conservationists worry that the project could harm ecologically vulnerable chalk streams.” “HS2 Ltd, the company behind the proposed high-speed rail link, told The Times it was in talks with Affinity […]

A diverting pastime in Quedgeley – Dreamstore Group Award.

Volunteer supporters at AFYD Gloucester: Tim, Dale, Mark, Ivor and Loui
Volunteer supporters at AFYD Gloucester: Tim, Dale, Mark, Ivor and Loui

Dreamstore’s Group Award this year goes to Angling for Youth Development (AFYD) Gloucester. The group has been steered by local PC Lucy Winterburn (née Kay) who gathered a team of local volunteers who were keen to help local kids become engaged with angling as a pastime. Dreamstore provided coaching training for […]

Angling School supports Sportivate fishing project

Aaron with 1lb mackerel
Aaron with 1lb mackerel

Great to hear of our friends at the Angling School in Cornwall supporting the Cornwall Sports Partnership generating sustainable angling interest among members of the Adult Social Group of the West Cornwall Branch of the National Autistic Society. The Cornwall Sports Partnership wanted to encourage ‘semi-sporty’ people aged 16-25 years […]

2013 Dreamstore Awards

Over the next few weeks we’ll be posting who recived this year’s Dreamstore Active Awards. Snow in March meant that some who were to receive the Awards weren’t able to make it to Hereford – weren’t able to make it out the end of their street!  We have finally caught […]

All set for the new season.

Saddleworth School worked with the Environment Agency to develop a previously derelict pool, close to the school, to open up the possibility of fishing as an extra-cirricular activity. Dreamstore provided a small grant to enable equipment to be purchased from Preston Innovations to help with the development of school Club.  But […]

Dreamstore Day 2012

Our 2012 Dreamstore Day is planned for the 24 March to be held at the Royal National College for the Blind in Hereford. This event combines a meeting place for all those in the voluntary sector who use angling in some way or other as part of their activities, with […]

Dreamstore Day gallery is now available.

For all those who attended the excellent Dreamstore Day at Haydock Racecourse at the end of March there is gallery available at www.dreamstore.org/gallery/view/dreamstore-day-2011 to remind you of the great day we shared. The pictures take us through the day, from coffee on arrival… To presentations by Terry Yarnall on the Equality […]