A LOCAL businessman has thrown his hat into the ring to buy the symbolic Yateley complex in Hampshire.

Ross McGill lives close to what many consider the home of carp fishing and was only made aware that CEMEX Angling were selling their vast portfolio after a tree from the venue fell on his house!

This latest revelation follows on from other prospective buyers Legacy Angling – a venue bailiff and his partner – revealing their intentions to buy all of the fisheries.

Ross’s plan doesn’t take on other venues with him solely aiming to buy Yateley, which has a guide price of £2 million.

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