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Jacques Prallet To Represent EFTTA
Dec20

Jacques Prallet To Represent EFTTA

Jacques Prallet (pictured) is back in the tackle trade and will represent The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) overseas. Jacques replaces Jean-Claude Bel who is stepping back in his role as CEO of EFTTA – a position he has held for ten years. He will be focusing more on working with the European Anglers Alliance (EAA) in Brussels and other matters affecting the European trade....

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Special fishing reel lands over £70,000 for Atlantic Salmon Trust
Dec18

Special fishing reel lands over £70,000 for Atlantic Salmon Trust

— Cash to be used to discover why salmon numbers are dwindling — — Proceeds raised from sale of limited edition Cascapedia reels — A limited edition fishing reel, the first of which was presented to HRH The Prince of Wales, has helped raise more than £70,000 for the conservation of the Atlantic Salmon. Hardy Alnwick produced a limited edition series of the 148 Hotspur Cascapedia reels to support the...

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No taking ANY Bass in 2018
Dec14

No taking ANY Bass in 2018

Recreational Fishing: Only Catch & Release For Bass In 2018…. “Concerning sea bass the Council acknowledged the bad state of stocks in the Celtic Sea, Channel, Irish Sea and southern North Sea and their importance for many countries. It consequently decided to make additional efforts by only allowing limited fisheries with certain gears in those areas, while providing for a two months closure to protect spawning...

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Tasmanian Devil Lures SOLD
Dec14

Tasmanian Devil Lures SOLD

JM Gillies is delighted to announce the acquisition of the iconic and world famous . This Australian owned and family run business of the past 39 years will formally change hands on January 1st 2018. Pat Levy and Garth Wigston are pictured below in front of the production facility in Tasmania which will continue to operate unchanged. The acquisition of this fantastic and world class brand into the JM Gillies stable will continue our...

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Richard Childress Racing Continues Longtime Partnership with Johnny Morris and Bass Pro Shops in 2018 to Celebrate Cabela’s
Dec12

Richard Childress Racing Continues Longtime Partnership with Johnny Morris and Bass Pro Shops in 2018 to Celebrate Cabela’s

Richard Childress Racing (RCR) today announced plans to continue its partnership with Bass Pro Shops during the 2018 racing season. Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s will serve as a primary sponsor for the No. 31 Chevrolet Camaro in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. The partnership marks the first time both iconic outdoor brands will be featured together since Bass Pro Shops...

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UK Minister argues for ‘more leeway’ for bass  anglers at Commons’ Fishing Industry Debate
Dec12

UK Minister argues for ‘more leeway’ for bass anglers at Commons’ Fishing Industry Debate

Sea angling was high on the agenda in last week’s fishing industry debate in the House of Commons. MPs from both sides of the House made sure anglers and the businesses that they support were well represented in the annual debate. Fisheries Minister George Eustice confirmed a desire to reduce commercial fishing limits for bass and create the headroom for more leeway for recreational anglers in 2018 when he attends the EU Fisheries...

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