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Fund raising

Martin James, angling broadcaster, who donated a Thomas & Thomas fly rod to be raffled off to raise funds for the BASS Restoration Project, draws the winning ticket, in the prescence of Steve Pitts, at the Watermark Fisheries, South Cerney, Gloucestershire, on 2 August 2004. The raffle

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BASS agm 2004

The 30th BASS Annual General Meeting was held on 28 March 2004 at the Oxstalls Indoor Tennis Centre Plock Court, Tewkesbury Road, Gloucester GL2 9DW. The formal part of the day began with opening remarks by our illustrious Chairman, John Leballeur, and this was followed by a

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Strategy Unit report on fisheries

On 25 March 2004 the Cabinet Office, Strategy Unit, published their long awaited report on the UK Fisheries, titled ‘Net benefits, A sustainable and profitable future for UK Fisheries’. We publish below, an extract from that report, which is relevant to the UK Bass Fishery and the

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BASS meets LibDems

On Friday the 5th of March 2004 at Weston Super Mare, Liberal Democrats, Graham Watson MEP, Brian Cotter MP, prospective parliamentary candidate for Bridgwater West, James Main and prospective parliamentary candidate for Wells, Tessa Munt, and a group of sea anglers assembled on the beach to launch

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Dolphin deaths

The Natural History Museum are currently licensed by Defra to investigate and analyse all reports of whale and dolphin strandings around the UK coast. They respond to every reported finding (tel. 020 7942 5155) and aim to determine the cause of the stranding by carrying out on

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