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Peter O’Reilly, doyen of Irish fly fishing who popularised a competition in a array of bestselling books – obituary

Peter O’Reilly, who has died aged 78, was a doyen of Irish fly-fishing, credited with popularising and educational a competition in his local nation in a array of bestselling books. O’Reilly, a diversion angling officer with Ireland’s Central Fisheries Board, was already a reputable writer to Trout Salmon repository when, in a 1980s, he was approached by Merlin Unwin, a …

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