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Resources

Fishing

 

We’ve included a few local fisheries below; similar fisheries can be found nationally. Most game fishing lakes can also provide lessons, it’s worth giving them a call before to check:

 

Sportfish, Reading (lakes and shop)

https://www.sportfish.co.uk/reading-fly-fishing-store

 

Syon Park, Brentford (lakes)

https://alburyestatefisheries.co.uk/

 

Meon Springs, Hampshire (lakes) 

https://www.meonsprings.com/

 

For information and activities supporting river health and conservation you could look at local organisation ‘action for the River Kennet’

http://www.riverkennet.org/

 

For information on trout and salmon fishing:

https://www.farlows.co.uk/blog/how-to-fish-for-salmon

https://www.farlows.co.uk/blog/category/trout-fishing-2

 

Local produce

 

We are passionate about local and seasonal produce. You can find information on some of award winning local businesses via the link below:

 

https://www.countryside-alliance.org/our-work/rural-awards/caawards/countryside-alliance-awards-2021-winners

 

You can also find a video by one of the award winners, on how to make trout Gravlax here:

 

https://youtu.be/gk1MTbb0M8A

 

Local businesses who supported Our September 2021 event at Theale include:

 

Catering:

https://veniandson.co.uk/

 

Photography:

https://karenbennettphotography.co.uk/

 

 

Cancer support

 

There are a range of cancer support services locally, we’ve listed a few below: 

 

Newbury Cancer Care:

https://www.newburycancercare.org.uk/

 

Reading Prostate Cancer Support Group:

https://rpcsg.org.uk/main/default.php

 

Reading Bladder Cancer Support Group:

https://www.readingbladdercancersupport.org.uk/index.html

 

Macmillan provide a wide range of support, available nationally and online

https://www.macmillan.org.uk/cancer-information-and-support

 

 

For any other questions or for further information please do get in touch with us at info@ca-foundation.org