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Not wild about re-wilding
Not wild about 're-wilding' Greetings! Sometimes
issues that concern us in the countryside, and the solutions or alleviations
that we propose to resolve those issues come back to bite us firmly on the arse
as others, with a different agenda, ride on our coa...
Not wild about re-wilding
Not wild about re-wilding
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Not wild about re-wilding
Not wild about
're-wilding' Greetings! Sometimes
issues that concern us in the countryside, and the solutions or
alleviations that we propose to resolve those issues come back to bite us
firmly on the arse as others, with a different agenda,...
Not wild about re-wilding
Not wild about re-wilding
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That was the season that was
That was the season that was Greetings! Until I
scrolled through the Feedback Form Inbox to randomly stop at the 2018 Simms
Pliers winner I didn't realise quite how many of you had taken the time and
trouble to report on your fishing day. This is Britain .....
That was the season that was
That was the season that was
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Hares in danger
Hares in danger You see a
great many corpses beside the road at this time of year as the animal hierarchy
redistributes itself ahead of winter.  Badgers are so commonplace
as to not raise comment. Deer something to steer around. Grey squirrels
inexplicably ...
Hares in danger
Hares in danger
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How not to get lost
How not to get lost Greetings! We have
known for some years that birds and fish navigate across oceans and
continents by using the earth's magnetic field as a compass - it is a truly
astounding ability. However the assumption has been that the k...
How not to get lost
How not to get lost
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Goodbye Peter
Nether Wallop Mill                                                        21st September 2018 Occasionally
someone goes out of your life, not necessarily a friend or relation, who you
realise, once you absorb the news, was more important than you ever imagi...
Goodbye Peter
Goodbye Peter
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A greater good
Nether Wallop Mill                                                           Friday September 7th 2018 You
probably don't get to read  Tackle & Guns much - it is the trade
magazine for the shooting and fishing trade. Like all publications of this
nature it ...
A greater good
A greater good
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When is a salmon not a salmon?
Nether Wallop Mill 24th August 2018 After the European horse meat scandal of a few years back we should probably be wary of casting stones, but the latest Chinese reclassification of rainbow trout as salmon is quite the leap. It seems that for many years up...
When is a salmon not a salmon?
When is a salmon not a salmon?
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Claiming back what belongs to us
Nether Wallop Mill  Friday August 10th 2018 The BBC
news carried a piece last week about the dire water levels in the English and
Welsh reservoirs, along with a map to illustrate their various locations. I was
transfixed by the map, so much so that I presse...
Claiming back what belongs to us
Claiming back what belongs to us
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The call of the river
Nether Wallop Mill Friday July 27th 2018 I could pretend I didn't really know what drove me out of the office on the dot of 5pm last Friday. After all who in their right mind braves the Salisbury ring road, a nightmare at the best of times, on what Sky News...
The call of the river
The call of the river
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