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    Lang’s cuts prices in its store by 20%

    by  • January 24, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Lang’s has slashed prices in its annual store posting by 20% on all the remaining items. While many of the prize items have already sold, there was a good range of everything from Heddon lures, skeleton reels, casting weights and fishing postcards to early magazines, casting weights and decoys left when we looked today....

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    In the latest issue of Classic Angling

    by  • January 24, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    A museum that has put 17 world record carvings up for sale, an insider’s analysis of what the future holds for Hardy and the first attempt to unravel the complicated involvement of the Malleson family in the New York tackle trade are among the stories in the latest issue of Classic Angling. There’s also...

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    £285 fines for taking crayfish

    by  • January 24, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Three men have been fined £285 apiece for taking crayfish from a pond on London’s Hampstead Heath. The three East European men were caught withb two carrier bags loaded with red swamp crayfish. Though the crayfish are a pest, it is an offence to remove or harm the crayfish under Hampstead Heath by-laws. Anglers...

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    Win an Andrew Field float

    by  • January 20, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    We’re running a competition with an Andrew Field float as the top prize. His floats have sold for more than £200 and this particular one has been specially created for this competition. The winner (sorry, there’s only one prize) will also get a copy of Jeff Della Mura’s excellent new book, Hooked on Floats,...

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    by  • January 14, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    This double-figure pike bit off more than it could chew when it grabbed a large zander. The pike was found dead on a Dutch lake with the zander jammed in its mouth. The man who discovered the greedy pike, Rene Spaargaren of Almere, near Amsterdam, estimated the pike at almost a metre long, making...

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    Skeet Reese with big golden dorado

    by  • January 12, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Skeet Reese, one of the world’s finest bass anglers, looks happy enough with a huge golden dorado, an even more aggressive species than the largemouths he’s used to catching. Skeet, who won the Bassmaster Classic in 2009, has just been on holiday at La Zona resort on the Uruguay river, home of the world’s...

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    Lang’s store proves big success

    by  • January 11, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Motre than 50% of the items in Lang’s Store’s latest posting had sold within 24 hours of appearing. Hundreds of lots were listed, included Abu reels, Abbeyt & Imbrie rods, frog harnesses, decoys, floats and books, everything on a first-come-first-served basis. The store closes on January 29, but by then I suspect most of...

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