Call to fight bass track record rules

Call to fight bass track record rules

A North Wales fisherman is calling on UK inshore bass fishermen to form a group to fight the new ‘ridiculous and discriminatory’ 2017 bass regulations...

This week's issue

This week's issue

Check out the latest issue of Fishing News including news on concordat plans, our Boat of the Week and a feature on Daystar FR 86...

London Convention of 1964: lobby your MP to denounce

London Convention of 1964: lobby your MP to denounce

Fishing for Leave asks that all fishermen take the small effort to lobby their local MPs to ensure the government denounces the London Convention...

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  • Boat of the Week: Aquilia S 603

    Boat of the Week: Aquilia S 603

    22nd February 2017

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News. Name: Aquilia S 603 LOA: 21.8m Built: Appledore Shipbuilders Ltd Appledore 1988 Type: Seine-netter Home port: Skibbereen Co Cork We’ll be back next week with our latest…

  • Boy Andrew’s first box raises £1,400 for charity

    Boy Andrew’s first box raises £1,400 for charity

    21st February 2017

    In keeping with the long-standing custom, the traditional first box of fish landed by the new Wick seine-netter Boy Andrew WK 170, in this case a box of monkfish, sold for £700 when auctioned for charity by Dominic Knight of…

  • New issue: Fishing News 23.02.17

    New issue: Fishing News 23.02.17

    21st February 2017

    This week in Fishing News you will find: • Call to fight bass track record rules • Boy Andrew’s first box raises £1,400 for charity • Shetland midwater fleet changes underway • Rare slipper lobster caught off the Arran islands…

  • Call to fight bass track record rules

    Call to fight bass track record rules

    20th February 2017

    Safety risk as new boat orders cancelled. A North Wales fisherman is calling on UK inshore bass fishermen to form a group to fight the new ‘ridiculous and discriminatory’ 2017 bass regulations imposed after the December Council, and possibly mount…

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