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Dead dogfish sharks washed up along the shoreline at Herne Bay Dead dogfish sharks washed up along the shoreline at Herne Bay

A dog walker found 16 dogfish sharks washed up on a Herne Bay beach between Neptune car park and Beltinge in Kent, UK.

20 November 2013

New fishing facilities in Newport Pagnell New fishing facilities in Newport Pagnell

Ten new fishing platforms will be installed for local angler at Castle Meadows in Newport Pagnell.

19 November 2013

Angler claims he caught a crocodile on a Hampshire lake Angler claims he caught a crocodile on a Hampshire lake

Alan Prangnell says he was fishing at a lake near Ringwood, UK, when he pulled out a two-foot-long crocodile which quickly escaped back into the lake.

12 November 2013

Angler dies after fall at North Shields Royal Quays Marina Angler dies after fall at North Shields Royal Quays Marina

An angler died in hospital after he was seriously injured at North Shields Fish Quay on the River Tyne.

11 November 2013

Arapaima – a fish that can survive piranha bites Arapaima – a fish that can survive piranha bites

Arapaima gigas, a freshwater fish from the Amazon River, has developed scales to protect them from piranha bites.

07 November 2013

Bridgwater anglers banned from elver fishing for four years Bridgwater anglers banned from elver fishing for four years

Two men have been banned from elver fishing for four years after being caught fishing in a prohibited 'no go' area on the River Parrett in Somerset.

06 November 2013

Lakes at FLE Fishery to be poisoned to wipe out Topmouth Gudgeon Lakes at FLE Fishery to be poisoned to wipe out Topmouth Gudgeon

Several lakes at a fishery in Hampshire are to be poisoned in an attempt to kill an invasive species of Japanese silver fish that is threatening salmon and trout.

05 November 2013

5,000 fish from the EA fish farm delivered to Corby Boating Lake 5,000 fish from the EA fish farm delivered to Corby Boating Lake

Corby Boating Lake is restocked with 5,000 fish reared at the Environment Agency fish farm in Calverton near Nottingham.

01 November 2013

Salmon and sea trout close season starts on October 31 in Hampshire, UK Salmon and sea trout close season starts on October 31 in Hampshire, UK

A reminder to anglers that today (October 31) starts the close season for salmon and sea trout fishing on Hampshire rivers.

31 October 2013

Clearing watercourses could impact fish stocks and wildlife Clearing watercourses could impact fish stocks and wildlife

Farmers in seven areas of the UK will now be allowed to clear rivers and ditches in a bid to prevent them flooding farmland.

31 October 2013