News headlines Jun 13
12.06.13 Environment Agency Fails to Investigate Fish Kills Fish Legal investigation suggests failure to deliver statutory duty
10.06.13 Plans for a Severn Barrage should now sink without trace say Angling Trust Select Committee Damns Severn Dam
07.06.13 Fish Legal highlights UK's low pollution payouts after US firm fined $3.3million The expert environmental and angling lawyers at Fish Legal, who act on behalf of over 1,000 angling clubs throughout the UK, have highlighted the low level of fines paid by offenders in the UK for polluting watercourses. Fish Legal has this week written to the Sentencing Council welcoming its proposals for tougher pollution penalties, particularly for large companies, but urging it to go much further.
04.06.13 Angling Trust and EA Release New Guide to Fishery Law & Enforcement Poaching and fish theft are of great concern to anglers in England. It is, however, important to understand the law, how the enforcement system works, and how we can all help. Our new "Essential Guide to Elementary Freshwater Fishery Law & Enforcement in England" is a basic introduction to the subject.
03.06.13 Angling Trust and Fish Legal AGMs 2013 All the papers for the 2013 AGMs are now available for download from the web site.