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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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PUBLISHED 11:30 3rd June 2013 Pre-order through the Club’s Online Superstore and get your name in the first edition! LAST CHANCE: Mid June will see the release of On To Glory! – the official story of Cardiff City Football Club’s 2012/13 Championship winning campaign – and YOU could be included.  As an exclusive offer through the Club’s Online Superstore, supporters …

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We’re now just two weeks away from the announcement of the Premier League fixture schedule for 2013/14, meaning thoughts will soon be turning to the pre-season schedule as Cardiff City prepare for their glorious return to top-flight competitive action. As announced earlier in the summer, the Bluebirds have three away fixtures to date confirmed for July. They are as follows: …

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Wales Under 20 side ready to face Samoa

As well as handing three players their first starts in a Wales Under 20 jersey, Wilson has named three young Blues in the starting XV. Blues and Pontypridd wing Owen Jenkins will make his Wales Under 20 debut when he starts on the right wing. Jenkins, son of former Wales hooker Garin, has impressed for the Principality Premiership champions at …

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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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The launch of Craig Bellamy’s autobiography, ‘Goodfella’ is no doubt of strong interest across the game, including each of the clubs he’s played for during his illustrious career. Craig’s reputation for speaking his mind is well known and the book is a great read for anyone wanting to gain an insight into what makes the player tick. From his early …

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Tickets on sale for Lions First Test Brunch

The event will be held in the Gareth Edwards Lounge at the Arms Park and will commence at 9am, with a hot buffet brunch being served prior to the big game which kicks off at 11am. The Supporters’ Club have secured the services of Cardiff legend Craig Quinnell as a MC/guest speaker for the event! The event is open to …

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Leigh Halfpenny named in Lions team

Five of the starting team, Manu Tuilagi – who partners O’Driscoll in midfield – Sean O’Brien, Ian Evans, Dan Cole and Rory Best, will be making their Lions debuts, while six of the starting team are backing up having played off the bench against the Barbarians. Brain O’Driscoll is joined in the starting XV by seven of his countrymen, with …

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Cardiff City Football Club Badge

PUBLISHED 16:00 30th May 2013 Cardiff City Football Club on Wednesday May 29th launched the first images of the 2013/14 home kit, which featured two shades of red, the darker of which was carried in the shorts. The decision had been made as a means to help visually distinguish the club in the Premier League, while continuing the theme of …

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Monday June 3rd marks the official launch of Craig Bellamy’s autobiography, ‘Goodfella’ – the hardback page turner covering the life, experiences and personal views to date of the Cardiff born Wales’ international and local football hero. For the full press release on Craig’s book, which is sure to set to get people talking, check below. But first, for Cardiff City …

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