Grand Opening Event for Angling Direct Washington Fishing Tackle Store

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Grand Opening Event for Angling Direct Washington Fishing Tackle Store

Many of you may know that Angling Direct Washington opened last weekend; Saturday 30th July 2022. We happily welcomed and continue to welcome all the visiting anglers to the brand new store!

We have a big event planned for this new store on Saturday 6th August (this Saturday coming). If you have ever attended any Grand Opening event before from Angling Direct you are sure to know it is a day full of great events, offers, freebies and some great interactions with your local angling community!


When is the Grand Opening for Angling Direct Washington?

This amazing fishing tackle shop is hosting its big Grand Opening event on Saturday 6th August. The event starts at 8 am and ends when the store doors close at 6 pm.


Where is Angling Direct Washington?

Close to the Angel of the North Fishing Lakes, Angling Direct Washington can be found fronting Parsons Road and Havannah Road. Built-in an ex-showroom, this fishing tackle shop offers anglers onsite car parking for visitors. The Washington tackle shop also offers a nearby B&Q store, Co-op and an Aldi, giving you a chance to grab a bite to eat right after browsing the abundant amount of tackle available at the Angling Direct store. 

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Tell Me More About This Angling Direct Fishing Tackle Store

Angling Direct Washington has a plethora of multi-discipline tackle in a store sized 13,234 sq ft. Visitors can shop for pike and predator, carp, coarse, fly and sea fishing disciplines of new, growing, and established tackle brands, clothing, bait and accessory brands in stock are all covered under one roof.

There to give you the greatest advice on fishing in Washington or on the must-have tackle, the Angling Direct team are all avid anglers packed with knowledge across the disciplines, so you can trust Angling Direct to provide the best advice when it comes to your next session on the River Wears, as well as numerous day-ticket venues and syndicates.


What are the Opening Hours for Angling Direct Washington?

09:00 - 18:00

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09:00 - 19:00

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08:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 16:00


What To Expect from the AD Washington Grand Opening Event

Angling Direct Washington will be swinging open its doors on Saturday 6th August, and to celebrate we are hosting a grand opening, to which you’re all invited. As if the prospect of a shiny new Angling Direct concept store to look around wasn’t enough, we will be...

  • Giving away 300 FREE goody bags to the first 300 customers (when spending £10 or more, in-store)

  • We will be offering 15% off everything in-store

  • 25% off all Advanta items in-store

  • Shopping with an under 16-year-old? Spend over £10 in-store & receive a free whip kit for your child. #GetKidsFishing


Want some help picking a fishing pole or need some coaching for your fishing?

You can now book an appointment with the Washington Pole Specialist and AD coach by calling or emailing the customer services department; 01603 400870 or The Pole Specialist and AD Coach for AD Washington is Tony, who is also the store manager of the branch!

Tony over at Angling Direct Washington is our pole specialist and qualified coach. As a match angler who fishes for both carp and silver fish, Tony can confidently fish at home on rivers and commercials, with a personal best match weight of 577 lb. 

Tony began fishing at 13 years old. He started fishing for roach before moving on to the local club match scene. Soon after winning numerous junior and senior trophies, Tony moved on to the open match circuit. Tony's notable achievements include winning River Wear Championships in 2011 and 2 to 10 finishes in White Acres Festivals. Tony has also held match records at several venues local to Washington, including the first 500lb weight at Oaks Lakes at Sessay.

With all that in mind, set your alarm and come down nice and early to avoid disappointment! We cannot wait to welcome you into the brand new store and to join us for the Grand Opening (Saturday 6th August) which is set to be a great day!

Read more about Angling Direct Washington...

Store Page

Angling Direct Washington - Coming Very Soon!

Angling Direct Washington - Store Opening

Angling Direct Washing Facebook Page

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