Hook, whine and sinker

3rd October 2003 at 01:00
The aforementioned Chris Keates spent last Saturday presenting prizes at the ninth annual NASUWT angling championship on the Stafford and Worcester canal.

The event was a great success, with 68 anglers enjoying an excellent day, but there was a downside for Keates: she thinks fishing is a barbarous blood sport. "I was impressed by their enthusiasm but kind of boxed in to doing the prize giving," she admits.

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