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Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, the unique fly fishing programme for ladies with breast cancer, held a weekend retreat at the Mount Falcon Estate at Ballina, Co Mayo at the weekend. Nine ladies joined the residential retreat to learn the basics of fly casting as well as attending counselling and medical support groups.

1 June 2016 - 3:54pm  Comments  Read full post

Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, the medical fly fishing programme for ladies who have, or have had breast cancer, held its first retreat in North Yorkshire from 15-17 April. The Coniston Hotel Country Estate & Spa near Skipton hosted eleven ladies from across Britain, some of whom were local but with participants from as far afield as Argyllshire and Hampshire.

3 May 2016 - 3:59pm  Comments  Read full post

Staff from Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland have had a successful visit to Italy to help Italian fly fishers set up an Italian version of the programme. The unique charity, which takes ladies with breast cancer on free retreats, using fly fishing and medical support to help them move forward from illness, had been spotted online by Italian lady fly fishing instructor, Laura Pisano, who wanted to know more.

1 February 2016 - 11:21am  Comments  Read full post

Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, the unique outdoor programme which combines counselling and medical support with fly fishing for ladies who have (or have had) breast cancer, has merged with The Countryside Alliance Foundation. Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland was founded eight years ago with the aim of providing free-of-charge retreats at beautiful locations for ladies profoundly affected by breast cancer. It will become a part of The Countryside Alliance Foundation, a charity which has complementary aims.

15 July 2015 - 10:40am  Comments  Read full post

Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, the unique outdoor programme which combines counselling and medical support with fly fishing for ladies who have (or have had) breast cancer, has merged with The Countryside Alliance Foundation. Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland was founded eight years ago with the aim of providing free-of-charge retreats at beautiful locations for ladies profoundly affected by breast cancer.

8 April 2013 - 12:38pm  Comments  Read full post

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