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Angling: Unhappy ending to Topcliffe seal saga

Within minutes of its capture, anglers and wildlife enthusiasts were passing on congratulations to all those involved in the seizure of the Topcliffe seal; unfortunately not all ended well as the British Divers Marine Life Rescue released the following public statement:

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Angling: Hot spell prompts KHV virus warning

Angling: Hot spell prompts KHV virus warning

As daytime temperatures hit a sizzling 30 degrees and local commercial carp and specimen lakes saw water temperatures rise to a bath like 25 degrees, officials and fishery managers of Leeds and District have urged anglers to use the bio security measures provided at all their stillwater fisheries.

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Podium placers, first and third overall, Team Don's Steve Lowther and Mirfield's Tony Earnshaw. PIC: Steve Fearnley

Angling: Trust final top honour hoovered up by Dyson

It’s not long ago that 100lb match catches were just a dream for most, and to achieve the magical festival or final ton would usually involve a ferry crossing to the wild waters of Loch Erne or an even farther trek to Denmark’s Skanderborg or Guden system.

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Barn Energy CEO Mark Simon and former Yorkshire and England cricketer Geoff Boycott by the Aire's Brotherton weir at Knottingley.

Angling: Boycott opens Aire weir turbine

It felt like a “breath of fresh Aire” last week as the river’s rejuvenation took a massive leap forward with the completion of the latest, largest and probably last hydroelectric power station in the country.

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