The Ireland Angling show will be back in Swords for it’s 14th year.

16th & 17th February, National Show Centre, Swords, Co. Dublin

The Ireland Angling Show, has become a major national event for Anglers throughout Ireland and the UK. Mara Media have announced that the 2013 show will coincide with the Irish Specimen Fish Committee Awards Day, which will be held at the Bewleys Airport Hotel, Dublin on Saturday 16th February 2.30pm -4.30pm.

With the Ireland Angling Show and Awards Day taking place over the same weekend,this should facilitate Anglers from around the country being able to attend both events. Bewleys Airport Hotel will have a courtesy bus running between the Hotel and Show free of charge. For any of those Anglers travelling to either event Bewleys Airport Hotel have special room rates staring at €59 per room, [quote Ireland Angling Show].

New to the show for 2013 special guest and sea angling expert Mike Thrussell, no stranger to Irish waters, Mike will be sharing his knowledge and skill with demos and workshops. Mike is a freelance Angling Journalist, Product Design Consultant for Pure Fishing and co-owner of, one of Europe’s largest and most popular sea angling websites.

Bob Nudd MBE , another regular visitor to Irish waters, will be part of the show team for 2013.Bob is well known as being one of the UK’s greatest anglers , with an extensive list of championship titles behind him. Bob is a familiar face on TV, with years of presenting on Discovery Shed .

Returning for a third year will be the ever popular Hywel Morgan and his talented daughters Yasmin and Tanya. Hywel is a world fly casting champion and has fished competitively around the world winning numerous titles. Hywel also a has an impressive background in TV fishing show.

A host of well know angling experts will also be available with demos and presentations on every aspect of Angling, Sea, Game and Coarse.

Always a central feature at the Ireland Angling Show is our interactive Family area expertly managed by the very knowledgeable Dublin Angling Initiative and their dedicated team. Children of all ages and experience can learn everything they need to know to take up fishing. Children can learn how to set up a fishing rod, tie a fishing knot, put bait on a hook. Many of Ireland’s most experienced and well known anglers will be present on the day and will be giving freely of their time, knowledge and expertise.

A huge selection of tackle and trade stands will offer products to suit every budget.
Mara Media would like to thank the angling community for their support throughout 2012 and their continued support in 2013. Mara Media endeavour to give visitors a value for money, fun filled experience with entertainment and attractions for the whole family.