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I turned my hobby into a business

Jamie Dean manages Church Paddock Fishery in Bedfield Lane, Kings Worthy.

He says, “Church Paddock Lake had been in the family for many years as part of wider farm land in the Worthies. My dad taught me to fly fish there when I was about five and the family stocked the lake with trout, initially just for our own use.

“In 2011 we opened Church Paddock as a business, allowing me to share my enthusiasm for the sport with other people.” 

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