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Dredged sea bed
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24 July 2020

Scottish Government taken to court over prawn trawling

Fish Legal was in court on 21 July challenging a decision by the Scottish Government to refuse to sa…
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Sewage pollution River Tawe
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16 July 2020

Swansea Valley’s ongoing sewage scandal

Members of two Welsh angling clubs were dismayed to find yet another episode of raw sewage spilling…
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Algal bloom on River Wye
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30 June 2020

Natural Resources Wales told to take action over River Wye pollution

Fish Legal has put the environmental regulator in Wales on notice that phosphate inputs into the Riv…
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River Faughan sediment pollution
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17 June 2020

Fish Legal and River Faughan Anglers call on Northern Ireland Environment Agency to stop pollution of River Faughan

Fish Legal has “notified” the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) on behalf of its member the…
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Netting - Monofilament Netting
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26 May 2020

Anglers tell Secretary of State: reject Sussex coastal netting byelaw

Fish Legal has asked for the Secretary of State to reject a new netting byelaw drafted by the Sussex…
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River Cam
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13 March 2020

Anglian Water ordered to pay indemnity costs following River Cam pollution

Anglian Water has been ordered to pay “Indemnity” costs by a judge following a long saga of litigati…
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Fish Legal Solicitor Geoff Hardy
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12 February 2020

Nowhere to hide for utility giants

A decision notice published by the Information Commissioner’s Office has confirmed that electricity…
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News
04 February 2020

Angling Club’s dismay at Environment Agency’s lack of action over fishing lake pollution

Anglers have reacted with dismay to the Environment Agency’s decision to step back from tackli…
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Walton Colliery
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17 December 2019

Yorkshire Water pays compensation to Walton Angling Club for catastrophic lake pollution

Yorkshire Water has agreed to pay Walton Angling Club £20,000 in compensation six years after the ut…
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River Test, abstraction
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13 September 2019

Iconic chalk stream faces new abstraction threat

Just a year after Southern Water were forced to temper their water abstraction ambitions on the lowe…
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