Anti-pulse campaign in top gear

Anti-pulse campaign in top gear

Opponents of electric pulse beam fishing have stepped up their campaign for a ban on the method, as negotiations in the EU on its future reach a critical point.

This week's issue

This week's issue

This week in Fishing News: Anti-pulse campaign in top gear, Guiding Light arrives at Peterhead, Fishing News Awards 2018, and our regulars.

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