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Sewage Outfall discharging into river
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06 October 2021

Environment Agency climb down after Fish Legal pressure against the lowering of standards for sewage discharges

After the threat of legal action from environmental angling organisation Fish legal, the Environment…
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Sewage Outfall discharging into river
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24 September 2021

Fish Legal mounts legal challenge against Environment Agency for lowering standards for water companies by the back door

Ahead of World Rivers Day on Sunday 26th September, Fish Legal has issued a letter before action to…
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04 August 2021

River Mole polluters not off the hook yet

Fish Legal is considering legal action against those responsible for polluting a 4.7 kilometre stret…
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07 July 2021

Judge says Government’s promise to report on protected sites is legally binding

A Judge at the High Court has ruled that a promise made by the Government in 2015 to provide reports…
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Algal bloom at Kerne Bridge, River Wye
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02 June 2021

WWF, Angling Trust and Fish Legal back in Court this month over agricultural pollution of rivers

WWF, the Angling Trust and Fish Legal are back in Court on 16th June after almost six years of press…
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30 April 2021

Angling club calls for inquiry into Cumbrian housing development environmental controls

Fish Legal has written to Copeland Borough Council’s Scrutiny Committee asking for an explanation as…
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09 April 2021

HRH Duke of Edinburgh: Fish Legal and ACA patron and long-term supporter of our fight for clean rivers

The Angling Trust & Fish Legal are saddened by the news that His Royal Highness The Prince Phili…
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04 March 2021

DEFRA faces renewed court action on river pollution

With state of our rivers very much in the public eye since lockdown began, Fish Legal, Angling Trust…
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Dredged sea bed
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26 February 2021

Scottish Government ‘desperate’ to stop sustainable fishing trial

The Scottish Government have lodged an appeal against a ruling requiring them to reconsider a sustai…
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Chickens
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09 February 2021

Natural Resources Wales’ planning advice on Wye pollution ineffective say conservation organisations Fish Legal and Salmon & Trout Conservation

Aquatic conservation organisations Fish Legal and Salmon & Trout Conservation (S&TC) have wr…
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