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It’s Snow Joke at Llyn Y Gors

Brian Wilkinson managed to get the shot that all Winter carp anglers must dream of; a nice looking fish in the snow. Strong winds, a half frozen lake and diving temperatures were not enough to put Brian off a session to Llyn Y Gors last week. An overnighter ensued and before Brian managed to switch

FUN IS WHERE THE FISH ARE!

Connoisseur backs Environment Agency campaign with boating breaks Top fishing destinations the Norfolk Broads, Scotland and Ireland look set for a boost as the Environment Agency begins a campaign to get more people angling. The UK's leading inland waterways holiday provider, Connoisseur, which provides luxury self-drive cruisers on canals, lochs and rivers says many customers

ANOTHER FISHING YEAR – JOHN WILSON

JOHN WILSONANOTHER FISHING YEAR PUBLISHED BY GREEN UMBRELLAPublication date: Wednesday 1st March 2006.RRP: £16.99, Hardback, ISBN: 1-905009-37-2 Like the great white shark and the fresh water burbot John Wilson's first book, A Specimen Fishing Year, has become a rare catch – second-hand examples fetching up to £250. Fishermen and women will therefore want to reel

WD-40 NO-MESS PEN – THE FISHERMAN’S FRIEND

Keen fishermen and anglers know how annoying the damaging effects of sunlight, water and silt can be on their tackle. Rust, unwanted grime, sticks and squeaks are all part and parcel of the fishing experience. However, with a little forethought and a quick wipe of WD-40 you can add years to the life of your

Supermarkets begin to tackle the issue of sourcing sustainable fish

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has compiled a “Sustainable Seafood Supermarket League Table”, based on the performance of the ten main UK supermarkets against various criteria including the sustainability of the fish they sell. The Table indicates that supermarkets are responding to demands to increase their efforts to sell fish from sustainable sources. However, a