Billy Wallace reeled in a record-smashing catch recently in the form of a 225lb common skate – but sadly won’t see his name in the record books, as the Angling Times reports.
The sea angler was fishing in Donegal Bay off Sligo on Declan Kilgannon’s Kiwi Girl when he landed the whopper, estimated to be 4lb heavier than the Irish record set more than 100 years ago…. 14/11/2014 Read the article ”It Was This Big!’ Angler Breaks Skate Record – But Doesn’t Make The Book