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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Angler trying out ‘magnet fishing’ reels in safe FULL of gems | Daily Star

“It just shows what’s out there. Next time I might find a boat and go out into the middle” Adam Hastings Adam paid £17.50 for a magnet on the internet and tried his luck in Pittville Park, Cheltenham, Glos. He added. “I didn’t expect to find treasure the first time, though. It just shows what’s out there. Next time I …

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Merthyr weir to be altered to boost fish numbers in River Taff

Image copyright NRW Image caption Merthyr Vale weir lies approximately 30 miles (48km) from Cardiff Bay, where the Taff empties into the sea There may soon be more fish appearing in the River Taff as work to remove a major barrier to migration is set to get under way. Natural Resources Wales (NRW) will demolish part the Merthyr Vale weir …

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Controversial fishing byelaws in Wales are delayed until 2019

Hugely controversial fishing byelaws in Wales, which have prompted widespread opposition from anglers , will now not be introduced until next year. Originally scheduled for this summer, the new byelaws are currently awaiting formal approval by the Welsh Government . Natural Resources Wales (NRW) said the postponement was not the result of lobbying from anglers but merely because the procedures …

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Controversial fishing byelaws in Wales are delayed until 2019

Hugely controversial fishing byelaws in Wales, which have prompted widespread opposition from anglers , will now not be introduced until next year. Originally scheduled for this summer, the new byelaws are currently awaiting formal approval by the Welsh Government . Natural Resources Wales (NRW) said the postponement was not the result of lobbying from anglers but merely because the procedures …

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Llantwit Major fishing open is a huge success

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 – Local People by Contributed Item – Contributed Item The gods were looking down on the Llantwit Major charity fishing open in aid of Parkinsons UK and the Jacob Abraham Foundation. The weather leading up to the event was not good, but on the day things changed. The wind dropped to a gentle southerly breeze and …

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Shark weighing 23 STONE caught in Wales as monster fish ‘jumps’ from water

Surprised fishermen have described the moment they caught a monster 23 stone shark which “jumped out of the water”. The 8ft porbeagle shark was captured on Tuesday – and is believed to be one of the biggest of its kind ever captured off the Welsh coast. Angler Matthew Burrett was fishing off the coast of Milford Haven when the 324lb …

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