New equipment to help combat illegal fishing

Funding has helped secure new specialist equipment to boost fisheries enforcement patrols in East Anglia.




Fines for anglers caught flouting the law

Anglers found guilty of fishing offences in Cambridgeshire have been ordered to pay fines, costs and victim surcharges totalling almost £1,800.




Road closure avoided in Mytholmroyd as vital flood defence scheme progresses

Motorists in Calderdale village temporarily diverted through fire station forecourt




17,000 more fish released into Lincolnshire’s River Witham

Environment Agency teams have restocked a total of 91,000 so far to help the river recover after a devastating pollution last year




Work underway to remove tonnes of plastic from West Cumbrian river

River liner was installed 25 years ago