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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

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

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

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

Free Competition – Win These Lures

We all like to get stuff for free....well now's your chance to win these TackleBargains lures! The competition is simple and easy (any puns about the editor will result in exclusion!!) As mentioned in the competition brief, it's by visiting sites associated to Anglers' Net that you help to keep us going, so please give