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Daily Archives: August 25, 2019

Why medieval methods of salmon fishing may become a thing of the past after court ruling

Medieval methods of fishing for salmon in the Severn estuary may well become a thing of the past after an Appeal Court ruling. However, Nigel Mott, one of last surviving proponents of the “putcher rank” technique, is now at least in line for compensation for the end of his way of life. Top judges ruled that the Environment Agency’s decision …

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