Inland Fisheries Ireland has launched its Sponsorship Scheme for 2017 which will support angling events and initiatives in Longford and across the country. The fund supported 44 events to the tune of €30,000 in 2016 with a particular focus on initiatives which help grow Ireland’s angling tourism product and support novice anglers.

Inland Fisheries Ireland’s Sponsorship Scheme aims to support large international competitions held in Ireland which showcase Ireland’s angling offering and contribute to local economies. The scheme also contributes to novice angler events which increase participation in angling among those who have recently taken up fishing. ….

Longford Leader  19.11.2016  Read the full article ‘Inland Fisheries Ireland sponsorship scheme 2017 open for applications in Longford’