● Pervert flashes angler
– a sick pensioner flashed his ‘end tackle’ at a 17-yearold angler on the River Exe, Exeter, Devon, a court heard. Leslie Berry, 69, started a conversation with the lad after seeing him catch a chub. Berry pleaded guilty to one charge of exposing his genitals. Sentencing will be at Exeter Crown Court on November 9.
● Fish rustlers – staff at Fisherwick Lakes, in Staffordshire, caught two anglers stealing carp, but they got away. The fishery released pictures of the two men and the carp they were stealing on Facebook. Anyone with info should contact 01543 433606.