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Obituary – John Darling

John Darling ( 1946 – 2004) John Darling was a native of east Sussex, and apart from a short time as a student in Oxford, and some time in “the smoke”, working as a Night Security Guard (to give him more time during the day for fishing,

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RSA debate in Parliament

10.44 pm Mr. Robert Key (Salisbury): Salisbury may be landlocked, but my father taught me to fish in river, loch and sea. As a teenager, I tied my own flies for trout fishing in the chalk rivers around Salisbury. Family summer holidays were spent sea fishing around

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BASS CFP response

On behalf of the BASS Restoration Project, Steve Pitts has made the following formal reply To: Mr Mark Holden, Sea Fisheries Conservation Division, Room 423b Nobel House, 17 Smith Square, London SW1P 3JR On: 14th June 2002 Reference: The European Commission Proposals On The Future Of The

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Digger Derrington

Philip Hyde wrote to us with the following sad news, and a personal tribute which we echo. One of BASS founder members and early committee member N. J. (Digger) Derrington, died at his home in Yeppoon, near Rockhampton, Northern Queensland, Australia, in the last week of April.

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British Marine Federation

The British Marine Federation (BMF) is adding it’s considerable weight to the campaign to see the restoration of sea bass stocks. The BMF is the trade association to the UK marine industries, representing over 1500 companies operating in all sectors of the industry. Their members supply the

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