GRANT Archer, 13, pictured left, is fishing at Pilley’s Dam, Union Mills, Eccleshill, in 2006. Sadly, this popular fishing haunt and wildlife haven has since been drained and is now home to shops including a discount supermarket and a car park.Releasing grayling into the River Aire at Silsden is Peter Mischenko a fisheries technical officer looking on in the background it Keighley Fishing Club President Laurence Brockelsby.

In 2007 fisheries technical officer Peter Mischenko is pictured as grayling are released into the River Aire at Silsden. Looking on in the background is Keighley Fishing Club president Laurence Brockelsby.

An angler enjoys a spot of fishing at Kilnsey Park in the Yorkshire Dales in 2008.