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Daily Archives: February 22, 2020

Dalbeattie Angling Association say collapse of wild salmon stocks is "tragedy of epic proportions"

The collapse of wild salmon stocks in Galloway’s rivers is a “tragedy of epic proportions”, it was claimed this week. And Dalbeattie Angling Association chairman Will Marshall warned the lack of fish means the club – which celebrates its centenary next year – could fold. Mr Marshall spoke out after new Scottish Government figures showed salmon catches were the lowest …

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Angling club left reeling after yobs steal platform decking

Yobs have left a community angling club reeling after stealing decking used to help disabled people fish. Chesterton Community Angling Club is now fishing for help after one of its platforms was stolen between Saturday night and Sunday morning. It means the Lymedale Business Park-based volunteers now have to find a way to replace the decking before one of the …

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