PETERBOROUGH: Thousands to flock to Tacklefest fishing event this weekend

MORE than 6,000 angling enthusiasts are expected to flock to Peterborough this weekend for the Angling Times two-day fishing event, Tacklefest. It will be tomorrow on Sunday along the River Nene s embankment, featuring top fishing demonstrations, free co

MORE than 6,000 angling enthusiasts are expected to flock to Peterborough this weekend for the Angling Times' two-day fishing event, Tacklefest.

It will be tomorrow on Sunday along the River Nene's embankment, featuring top fishing demonstrations, free coaching, equipment sales and children's events.

The highlight of the weekend will be the Angling Times Team Championship, from 11am on Sunday.

This features some of Britain's top names in angling and is often dubbed the FA Cup of fishing.

For more on Tacklefest, visit www. tacklefest.co.uk