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Dee And Clwyd Fishery Board (Prosecutions)

Volume 530: debated on Thursday 15 July 1954

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73.

asked the Minister of Agriculture how many prosecutions have been undertaken by the Rivers Dee and Clwyd Fishery Board, at Llangollen magistrates' court, under the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act, 1923, during the past five years; and in how many of these cases the board has obtained a conviction.

There was one unsuccessful prosecution in June, 1949. Since then the Dee and Clwyd River Board have undertaken eight prosecutions before this court and in each of these a conviction was obtained.