A 22lb spur­dog

Sea Angler (UK) - - YOUR FISHING -

Ge­orge Lock­hart, right, from Kent, caught and re­leased a su­perb 22lb spur­dog while fish­ing on the char­ter boat Pe­gan­ina, skip­pered by An­thony Hills, out of Rye, Kent.

The British boat record stands at 25lb 4oz. Three other spurs of 19lb, 15lb and 14lb were caught on the same trip, the 19-pounder be­ing caught by Ian He­witt, far right.

In Wales, Steph Truswell, left, of Wrex­ham, caught a 16lb 14oz spur­dog on a mack­erel head on a run­ning leger. She was on a char­ter trip aboard Gethyn Owen’s My Way II, out of Holy­head.

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