Whether you’re a beginner that’s recently taken up coarse angling as a pastime, or your interest in match fishing has been reignited lately after a lengthy absence, or you’re looking to purchase a fishing rod and reel for your children - Angling Direct is proud to offer you a collection of tried, tested, and approved products from the world’s most recognised brands.
Selecting the right gear can be daunting, with so much tackle to choose from its difficult to know what is of paramount importance and what is unnecessary, especially if you’re a novice angler. To encourage you to get out on the bank, Angling Direct has created several starter kits; choose a simple float rod and reel combo, go all out with the Leeda coarse outfit set or choose from numerous Shakespeare rod and reel combinations that are perfectly matched for the rod and reels specifications.
Regardless of your target fish, you can be sure that your chosen tackle is up to the task. Our rod and reel combos have been hand-picked by our own team of experts, in accordance with quality, value for money and total ease of use. From telescopic or collapsible rods, to travel kits and boat rods, the range has something for everybody.
Angling Direct loves nothing more than helping newcomers find their feet in the world of angling. Our blog holds a wealth of knowledge in its archive, and you can often find all the information you need within its pages. As a team of passionate anglers ourselves, our entire team are more than capable of offering assistance, and none more than our fantastic shop staff. From managers down to shop assistants, all our staff have amassed several lifetimes of experience between them. To find your nearest shop, you can use our shop finder tool on our site. Simply enter your postcode, or just scroll through our list of locations.