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Daily Archives: October 13, 2019

Call for Ditchling angling ban after swans injured

Image copyright WRAS Image caption The rescued swan needed an operation to remove the fishing hook from its tongue A wildlife charity is calling for fishing to be banned at an East Sussex venue after abandoned angling equipment caused injuries to 25 swans. East Sussex Wildlife Rescue said it had rescued 25 birds in the last 12 months at Ditchling …

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Super gran saves shark from fishing line while scuba diving off Devon coast

This is the jawesome moment a scuba diving gran saved a shark which was snagged on fishing lines. Michelle Walton, 53, was on a diving holiday off the coast at Hallsands, south Devon, with her partner, Peter Love, 52, when they spotted the stranded catshark. It was stuck on a double hook and thrashing violently so the couple dived down …

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