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Daily Archives: October 28, 2019

Fishing licence price hike will make ‘hobby preserve of rich’

Anglers have warned that fishing is becoming a preserve of the rich following major changes to the hobby. Price rises for licences and proposals to order fishermen to return their catch, will mean fewer people taking up the sport. A one day permit that would have cost you £3.75 will now cost £6, while salmon and sea trout ­licences have …

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Llyn Padarn anglers lose case over lake fish fears

Anglers who argued not enough was being done to protect an endangered fish in a Snowdonia lake have lost a judicial review against Natural Resources Wales. The fishermen claimed treated discharge from a water treatment works had degraded the quality of Llyn Padarn at Llanberis. They said the annual catch of Arctic charr there had dropped and the regulator had …

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