Poaching gang warning

Picture  Christopher Furlong                                         'Members of a covert water bailiff team from  The Salmon Fisheries Protection Board who work under the cloak of darkness pulling in a net left by a poacher.'Furlong
Picture Christopher Furlong 'Members of a covert water bailiff team from The Salmon Fisheries Protection Board who work under the cloak of darkness pulling in a net left by a poacher.'Furlong

A warning has been made of an organised gang of poachers, based in north-east England, who are planning to electro-fish rivers across the Borders and East Lothian over the next fortnight.

Anybody seeing anything suspicious is urged to contact the police or Lee Fisher, Salmon Board Bailiff.