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Daily Archives: July 5, 2019

Salmon anglers set to keep fish they catch on more rivers in 2019

Anglers will be able to keep the salmon they catch on more rivers next year than 2018 following improvements in the way stocks are assessed. The annual assessment for the 2019 fishing season has been completed and Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham has launched the yearly consultation on the conservation of salmon. It invites representations or objections to proposed gradings for …

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Emergency review of salmon numbers to protect stocks in the Severn estuary

Licences for all forms of net fishing on the estuary, usually available from 1 June, are not currently being issued as new figures on the stock for the Severn, Wye and Usk, which salmon from the Severn estuary migrate to, have been shown to be extremely low and further consideration of the availability of permits is required. The review of …

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Angling Direct opens latest store

Fishing tackle and equipment retailer Angling Direct has opened a new store in Nottingham. The latest addition brings the company’s UK-wide estate to 27 stores. The Nottingham branch was previously occupied by Majestic Wines and spans 4,500 sq ft. Chief executive Darren Bailey said: “We are very excited to have opened our Nottingham store, which is set in a very …

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