Fishing, if I a fisher may protest, Of pleasures is the sweet'st, of sports the best, Of exercises the most excellent. Of recreations the most innocent. But now the sport is marde, and wottye why? Fishes decrease, and fishers multiply - Thomas Bastard (1598)
Wednesday, 8 August 2012
Salford Friendly Clubhouse in Telegraph
" There’s a monthly book club in the snug and the Salford Friendly Angling Society has been meeting here since 1817. "