Fishkeeper Fry

 Get the latest news and information about Fishkeeper Fry, our annual schools' education programme designed to teach 7-8 year olds about the wonders of fishkeeping and inspire the next generation of fishkeepers.

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  1. Fishkeeper Fry comes to a close for 2022!
    Fishkeeper Fry comes to a close for 2022!

    Fishkeeper Fry 2022 has now come to a close and it has been a real joy to have been able to deliver this year’s programme, particularly having lost a year due to Covid restrictions. Our schools have produced some amazing work with the support of their fantastic teachers and we’re thrilled to see the way in which the children have engaged with the tasks and activities throughout.

  2. Fishkeeper Fry week 7
    Fishkeeper Fry week 7

    The penultimate week of Fishkeeper Fry is over for most schools. Take a look at what schools have been up to during week 7.

  3. Fishkeeper Fry Week 6
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 6

    We have now completed week 6 of Fishkeeper Fry 2022. Schools are working hard to look after their aquariums and the fish.

  4. Fishkeeper Fry Week 5
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 5

    We are over halfway through the programme now with week 5 being completed by most schools last week. Schools are continuing to send their excellent work to us and show off their Fishkeepers of the Week.

  5. Fishkeeper Fry Week 4
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 4

    Fishkeeper Fry week 4 is over for most of our schools. It’s been an exciting week with the addition of more fish.

  6. Fishkeeper Fry Week 3
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 3

    Week 3 of Fishkeeper Fry has now been completed by most schools. We’ve loved seeing the pictures and work being sent to us.

  7. Fishkeeper Fry Week 2
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 2

    Week 2 of Fishkeeper Fry is complete for most schools. Schools have been sending in work and showing us what they’ve been up to.

  8. Fishkeeper Fry Week 1
    Fishkeeper Fry Week 1

    Week 1 of Fishkeeper Fry is complete for most of our schools. But what have they been getting up to? And what is Fishkeeper Fry?

  9. Meet Tappers - our Fishkeeper Fry Presenter!
    Meet Tappers - our Fishkeeper Fry Presenter!

    Meet Paul Tapley (Tappers) - the face of Fishkeeper Fry and our trusty guide taking us through each of the stages of our Fishkeeper Fry film programme.

  10. School of the Year- Fishkeeper Fry
    School of the Year- Fishkeeper Fry

    On Friday 5th April, Maidenhead Aquatics presented Village Primary School with Fishkeeper Fry 'School of the year'. Tappers (The Presenter) and Shelby Myers (Project Coordinator) took the journey to Derby to personally present the award to the students in 3SH who were this year’s winners.

  11. Fluval - Proud Sponsors of the Fishkeeper Fry Programme
    Fluval - Proud Sponsors of the Fishkeeper Fry Programme
    Fluval is a world leader in quality aquatic products - for over 30 years it has earned the trust of fishkeepers through constant innovation.
  12. Meet Stuart Ashley - Founder of Fishkeeper Fry
    Meet Stuart Ashley - Founder of Fishkeeper Fry
    With the imminent launch of this year's Fishkeeper Fry programme, we spoke to Stuart Ashley, Senior Partner at Maidenhead Aquatics and creator of the Fishkeeper Fry programme about how Fishkeeper Fry came about.
  13. What are the benefits of Fishkeeper Fry?
    What are the benefits of Fishkeeper Fry?
    ​A miniature underwater world situated in a quiet corner of the classroom can do wonders for young children.