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The Bass Mag

The Bass Mag

Bass Society Journal. 2015/6 The latest issue of the Bass society journal is now out. It contains news, views and information about the society and its membership. Features include upcoming society fish-ins, nationwide catch reports and round-ups ,Bass conservation science and many other features from both home

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Demonstration of sea angler’s discontent

Demonstration of sea angler's discontent

Peaceful demo in opposition to the ending of a public right to catch and keep a bass whilst commercial gill netters are allowed to continue catching and selling bass and have actually had their monthly limit increased. Objective: To attract media coverage of Cornish sea angler’s total

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We aren’t shouting loudly enough.

We aren’t shouting loudly enough.

The Angling Trades Association has welcomed the recent, successful House of Commons Debate on Bass, secured by Scott Mann (Conservative MP for North Cornwall and a sea angler). The motion stated: ‘that this House believes that the recent EU restrictions on recreational sea bass fishing are unfair

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Isle of Man bass proposals accepted.

Isle of Man bass proposals accepted.

A big thank you to those of you that took the time, to write in regarding the Isle of Man bass consultation document. The proposals have been accepted & should be law later this year (summer time) here on the Isle of Man. For clarity the legislation

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Motion on unfair bass restictions for anglers is backed by MPs

Motion on unfair bass restictions for anglers is backed by MPs

The debate on the effect of EU measures on our bass angling took place in Parliament yesterday (11th Feb). The motion was passed without opposition. Although such back bench debates in themselves cannot bring direct change, the fact such a debate occurs reflects the ever growing demand

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