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Get Hooked On Fishing

What it does
    Our mission: To use angling and associated activities for the enjoyment and personal development of young people, particularly those at risk of social exclusion.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1132448
  • First registered on 04/11/2009
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £254,017 £249,328 £4,689 02/01/2019
31/03/2017 £223,165 £255,808 -£32,643 05/02/2018
31/03/2016 £250,511 £246,406 £4,105 25/01/2017
31/03/2015 £264,380 £267,510 -£3,130 29/12/2015
31/03/2014 £248,243 £275,797 -£27,554 02/03/2015
31/03/2013 £193,135 £269,937 -£76,802 17/01/2014
31/03/2012 £394,526 £258,896 £135,630 16/08/2012
31/03/2011 £191,432 £221,220 -£29,788 07/09/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £185,974

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£86,875
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority Our project will use angling as a positive diversionary and preventative activity through which to help 242 young people aged 11-15 years-old from across West London whom are at-risk of becoming involved in crime develop their ability to make positive choices and reach their potential. Flying Fish will raise their aspirations, develop their confidence and self-esteem, decrease any anti-social behaviour and help them engage positively with their local community through volunteering. Our focus will be on young people at risk of or already excluded from mainstream schooling supporting them to re-engage in learning and develop plans aiming for brighter futures.
£86,875
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority Flying Fish (anything is possible!): supporting disadvantaged young Londoners to reach their potential To engage 11-15-year olds at risk or already excluded from school and at risk of becoming involved in crime, with angling as a positive and preventative activity. To raise participants aspirations, develop confidence and self-esteem, decrease anti-social behaviour and help them to engage positively with the local community through volunteering.
£7,294
25/05/2017
County Durham Community Foundation Towards the Catch a Break project within County Durham.
£4,930
29/02/2016
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Towards Learning on the Beach: the clean coast code
Governance
Trustees (12)
  • Roy Marlow
  • Paul Devlin
  • Keith Arthur
  • Donna Harris
  • John Loftus
  • Richard Teale
  • Robin Morley
  • Clive Copeland
  • Nigel Botherway
  • John Henderson
  • David Lewis
  • Sean O'driscoll
Main office

GET HOOKED ON FISHING
THE OLD POLICE STATION
WHARNCLIFFE ROAD
ILKESTON
DERBYSHIRE
DE7 5GF

Objectives

THE TRUSTEES SHALL HOLD THE CAPITAL AND INCOME OF THE TRUST FUND UPON TRUST TO APPLY THE INCOME AND ALL OR SUCH PART OR PARTS OF THE CAPITAL AT SUCH TIME OR TIMES AND IN SUCH MANNER AS THE TRUSTEES MAY IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION THINK FIT FOR OR TOWARDS THE PROVISION OF, OR ASSISTANCE IN THE PROVISION OF, FACILITIES FOR ALL ASPECTS OF ANGLING FOR THE BENEFIT OF THOSE WHO BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH OR POVERTY OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES HAVE A NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES, WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THE CONDITION OF LIFE OF THE USERS AND AS A MEANS OF REDUCTION OF THE INCIDENCE OF CRIME AND ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR.