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Daily Archives: January 27, 2019

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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Angler found drowned after fishing in River Dee

An angler from North Wales was found drowned in the River Dee, an inquest has heard. But it will never be known how exactly Noel Vincent Holdsworth, 71, who was originally from Caernarfon, came to meet his death. Mr Holdsworth, who was known as ‘Vince’, was last seen alive by a police officer on June 15, while fishing at Sandy …

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