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21 May 2022

Anglers launch legal campaign to help Atlantic salmon on the River Eden

A campaign has been launched to help Atlantic salmon and other fish species migrate to and from thei…
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17 May 2022

What’s the Government’s plan for measuring storm overflow volumes?

Silence in the recent Government Storm Overflow Discharge Reduction Plan consultation on how the vol…
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16 May 2022

£20,000 damages for angling club hit by cyanide pollution in Derbyshire lake

A Derbyshire Angling Club have received £20,000 in an out-of-court settlement with an industrial cle…
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11 May 2022

Angling Club Anger Over Environment Agency Indifference to East Midlands Airport Pollution

For over a decade the Derby Railway Angling Club have been submitting regular reports of pollution o…
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27 April 2022

Fish Legal takes River Wye poultry production pollution threat to the High Court

Fish Legal has issued proceedings in the High Court in Cardiff challenging the decision by Powys Cou…
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04 April 2022

Cardiff High Court throws out NFU challenge to regulation to control agricultural pollution in Welsh rivers

Fish Legal welcomes the judgment in the High Court in Wales to throw out NFU’s legal challenge to ne…
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28 March 2022

Fish Legal to challenge Powys County Council decision to approve poultry expansion in River Wye catchment

Fish Legal has begun a legal challenge after Powys County Council granted planning permission for a…
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01 March 2022

Fish Legal begins legal action against Environment Agency for storm sewage and fish farm pollution on spring-fed Yorkshire river

Fish Legal has sent a judicial review pre-action letter to the Environment Agency for failing to rev…
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Algal bloom at Kerne Bridge, River Wye
Campaigns
07 February 2022

Fish Legal holds up red card for Natural Resources Wales over Wye scandal

Fish legal has written to Natural Resources Wales (NRW) to “notify” them that environmental damage i…
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31 January 2022

Fish Legal calls for stiff sentencing of Cathedral City cheddar producer for environmental crimes

Fish Legal, working with Launceston Anglers’ Association (LAA), has been told by the Environment Age…
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06 January 2022

Fish Legal raises concerns over environmental impact of Heathlands Garden Settlement

Fish Legal has objected to the Maidstone Draft Local Plan because of the inappropriate ear-marking o…
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15 December 2021

Natural England back down over Hoveton fish barrier removals should harm occur to bream spawning areas

After determined action by solicitors at Fish Legal, on behalf of the Angling Trust and the Broads A…
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Royal Courts of Justice
Campaigns
14 December 2021

Fish Legal says act now to stop Government hamstringing judges in environmental cases

Fish Legal is encouraging members to act now to stop the Government hamstringing judges by taking aw…
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Three large Combined Sewage Overflows
News
22 November 2021

Fish Legal fears an information blackout on storm overflows following announcements of a widespread investigation into water company non-compliance

Fish Legal has written an open letter to the Environment Agency Chief Executive asking for assurance…
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Sewage Outfall discharging into river
News
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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