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Youngsters put their lives at risk by illegal fishing at River Taff weir

Taff Fishing venue

The dangers of illegal fishing in the River Taff at Blackweir have been highlighted after three youngsters were spotted standing on the weir with their fishing rods. Natural Resources Wales Fishing has said that fishing at Blackweir contravenes byelaws that does not permit fishing immediately upstream or downstream of the majority of weirs on the River Taff. Anyone caught contravening …

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Fishing in Cardiff

Fishing in Cardiff- Cardiff foreshore

Fishing in Cardiff is regarded as some of the best anywhere in Wales and offers a fantastic wide range of angling opportunities including fly fishing, coarse fishing, game fishing and sea fishing. If you are looking for a few hours of peace and tranquility on a river bank or lake side, then fishing in Cardiff is definitely your chance to …

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Cardiff Carp Fishing and Tackle

We are beginning to think that Cardiff Carp fishing is one of the best kept secrets in in UK! It is true that 40lb fish are rare in Cardiff area but regular 30lb fish can be caught at multiple locations and then we have the fast growing jewel in the crown. Carp fishing in Cardiff Bay. Glamorgan Anglers Club are …

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Fishing Boat Charter from Cardiff Bay

Fishing boat charters - Escape charters

One of the most pleasing things about visiting or living in Cardiff as a fisherman is that there is a large variety of manners to enjoy the sport a fishing boat charter being one of them. Being a major Port on the Bristol Channel means that there is plenty of choice to take a fishing boat charter with three marinas …

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Cardiff Bay fishing

Cardiff Bay Fishing - Cardiff barrage sunrise

As Cardiff Bay has matured as a watercourse the fish population has diversified and the habitats developed currently Cardiff Bay fishing is thriving. Cardiff Bay fishing of the coarse variety  is now very healthy with chub, perch, roach, carp, rudd and bream now present. Unsurprisingly with this range of fish our old freshwater predator the pike is also present to …

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‘No destiny for a Severn barrage’

Severn barrage

PLANS for a £35 billion Severn barrage demeanour effectively passed in a water. A organisation of MPs on an successful House of Commons name cabinet has resolved a box for a tidal fusillade opposite a Severn bay to beget electricity is as nonetheless “unproven”. It can't suggest a Hafren Power scheme, describing it as “no horseman in resplendent armour for …

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Fishing during Chew Valley Chris Hartley lands a beast as lake offers adult good catches

Chris Hartley lands monster Rainbow Trout

YORKSHIRE fly fisher, Chris Hartley bending into this well conditioned rainbow fish while vessel fishing during Chew Valley Lake’s Heron’s Green Bay. The beast fell for a distance 14 Diawl Bach, that was partial of a soaking line set adult fished on a Rio Midge Tip line. Hartley also enclosed a 6-1-0 rainbow fish in his eight-fish extent catch. ​ …

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Tony Rixon braves breezy conditions to take a Acorn Fishery honours

Acorn fishery Carp

BRISTOL’S Tony Rixon kick Wells-based Tom Thick by a weight of an average-sized Acorn Fishery canopy in turn 5 of a fishery’s Pole Only array during Kingston Seymour. Gusting winds done fishing uncomfortable. Big weights were not approaching and Rixon was a usually aspirant to strike a 100lb symbol after sketch to fish a hotly-favoured Bridge brace 40 on a …

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What a whopper! James lands a rainbow fish beast during Chew

Rainbow trout monster at Chew

THE latest in a prolonged line of beast fish to come from Bristol Water’s Chew Valley Lake is this 8-1-0 rainbow held by Cornish flyfisher James Kennedy while vessel fishing with internal beam and former England group member Martin Cottis. The fish, that fell for a distance 14 Diawl Bach nymph, nude some-more than 60 metres of line from a …

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Memories from a Barry & District News of 50 and 25 years ago

Memories from a Barry District News of 50 and 25 years ago 6:00am Thursday 23rd May 2013 in Looking Back   Memories from a Barry District News of 50 and 25 years ago EXTRACTS from a Barry District News of May 23, 1963: * A student during a Barry Boys’ Grammar School, Graham Williams, has been awarded an open grant during …

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