Hooked on Hospice Care

Take to the lake, cast far & wide to help support Hospice care!
Date: 10 September 07:30 - 17:00
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Event Details

Be part of the first ever Prince of Wales Hospice fishing match!

We welcome all levels of anglers, from novices to pros, enjoy the beautiful surroundings by taking to the lake, to help raise funds to support local people living with life limiting illnesses, and their families.

Thanks to Conky’s Tackle Base, who have sponsored the event, we have some fantastic prizes for the winners.

1st place: £120 Conky’s Tackle Base voucher
2nd place: £80 Conky’s Tackle Base voucher
3rd place: £50 Conky’s Tackle Base voucher

We also have some fantastic raffle prizes to be won!

Venue: Sally Walsh’s Dam, Hoyle Mills Road, Hemsworth, WF9 5JB

Species: Carp (upto 40lb), Catfish (60lb plus), Bream, Skimmers, Roach & Eels

For more information on the venue, please visit: https://barnsleyfishing.uk/locations/sally-walshs/

Entry Fee: £20

Peg Draw: from 07:30
Match Starts (All in): 09:00
Match Finishes (All out): 13:00
Presentation: 14:30 (held in the gardens at The Prince of Wales Hospice)

The event is kindly sponsored by your friendly local family run tackle shop, with a community feel. Stocking your favourite brands at great prices.
Conky’s Tackle Base.
44 White Apron Street, South Kirby, Pontefract, WF9 3LH.
01977 647288
Conky’s will be in attendance on the day, with a pop-up shop at lakeside.
The event is supported by Pontefract Park Angling Club, and Barnsley & District Amalgamated Angling Society will also be in attended on the day.
If you have any questions or our like more information please contact our friendly Fundraising Team at events@pwh.org.uk or on 01977 481744.
  • Please take notice of the fishery rules: https://barnsleyfishing.uk/rules/
  • Parking – The main car park can be found opposite the lake entrance. Disabled parking at be found near the lake side, through the blue gated entrance.
  • Toilets are available near the car park.
  • All anglers must have a valid fishing license, which must be available for inspection.
  • Anglers must provide their own equipment, including 2 keep nets.
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Event Location

Sally Walsh’s Dam, Hoyle Mill Rd, Hemsworth
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We want to say thank you to our supporters. What ever you do for us , from giving a gift to organising your fundraising events, it is a great help for local hospice care. Together, we can continue to enable local people to live and die well. 💙 #thankyouthursday #pwhospice t.co/71NelOxnEZ
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