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Dates for 2017 are listed on our retreats page. We are holding five retreats.

For further information please email cfr@ca-foundation.org

Keith Passant, a fly fisherman and gentleman who has been involved in Casting for Recovery for many years, has written an excellent piece on the project for the fishing website "Eat, Sleep, Fish". The piece is extremely informative on our history, strong on the benefits of the programme and hopeful for a bright future for us.

9 March 2017 - 1:13pm  Comments  Read full post

A massive THANK YOU to Andy at Total Flyfisher

3 March 2017 - 11:28am  Comments  Read full post

Our thanks go to the Sussex Fly Dressers Guild for presenting Casting for Recovery with a cheque for £500. The project's Director, Jill Grieve, went to the Guild's monthly meeting in Brighton to collect the cheque and to thank the Guild for their generosity.

3 March 2017 - 11:24am  Comments  Read full post

The Spring 2017 Countryside Alliance magazine features a spread of Casting for Recovery volunteers Vee, Lottie and Tina. Vee is a casting instructor and talks about her role, Lottie is a nurse who talks about the medical support and advice given to ladies on retreat and counsellor Tina talks about the shared experiences of breast cancer and fly fishing that really bring ladies together at one of our beautiful venues.

28 February 2017 - 12:15pm  Comments  Read full post

Representatives of Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland (CfR), the outdoor therapy programme which provides free fly fishing retreats for ladies who have, or have had, breast cancer, attended a breast cancer advocacy course in Milan recently.

5 December 2016 - 2:22pm  Comments  Read full post

The Countryside Alliance Foundation is delighted to announce that Sue Shaw, a former England Ladies Fly Fishing team captain, has joined the charity as its new Projects Co-ordinator.

16 November 2016 - 5:31pm  Comments  Read full post