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  • Illegal fishing warning

    Anglers are reminded that the coarse fish close season is in operation. Since the close season began on 16th March, Environment Agency enforcement officers have caught 11 people breaking the law and officers' activities will be stepped up over the coming Bank Holiday weekends to ensure that anglers have a valid licence and are compliant with national and local bye laws. The maximum fine for fishing during the close season is £50,000; anyone caught doing so may ...

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