Simon Ladd has this morning stunned the angling community in Shrewsbury and far beyond in the tragic news of the passing of Angus Rae.
As Chairman of Shropshire Anglers’ Federation on behalf of our community our shock and sincere condolences are expressed to his family and friends, of whom he had many.
Enviable in his angling knowledge and respected for his varied interest be-it sea, coarse or game. Angus and I never managed to see eye to eye on many subjects on Shrewsbury angling. Many times Angus and I would get into a disagreement diatribe of some description; many times within these diatribes I have reiterated my respect for the ability and passion of Angus. So sudden and unexpected………………..JR