Connecting community and environment since 1996
25 years of community-based angling and conservation work within the Newtownabbey area of County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
What We Do
Promoting Citizen Science and Conservation on our award-winning Threemilewater River Conservation Project.
Regular club events and annual fishing competitions, raising funds for charity.
Promoting fly fishing and fly tying amongst members and also the general public.
Club News, Notices, Fishing Reports, Stories & Opinion Pieces
- “They’re away up the Laid”Current Chair of the Association, Andy Moore writes about his introduction to fish and fishing on the banks of the upper Threemilewater River. When you’re in your early teenage years you sometimes take notions for things. It is often atContinue reading ““They’re away up the Laid””
- Members Notice- Phased reopening of Fishing on Mossley Mill Fishery following easing of COVID-19 Restrictions27th May 2020 Dear Member, We sincerely hope that you are keeping safe and well. Thank you for your patience during this crisis. We understand how difficult it has been for all of us, as humans and anglers, upContinue reading “Members Notice- Phased reopening of Fishing on Mossley Mill Fishery following easing of COVID-19 Restrictions”
- An Interview with the PresidentJohn Webster, lifelong angler turned conservationist, is one of the founder members of the Threemilewater Conservation & Angling Association. Now the Association’s president, as Chair from formation he was the driving force behind the group’s work on the river. BringingContinue reading “An Interview with the President”