Fishing News Awards 2018 launches

Fishing News Awards 2018 launches

Fishing News is pleased to announce the launch of the 2018 Fishing News Awards. These awards will shine a spotlight on...

Westminster accused of Brexit fisheries ‘power grab’

Westminster accused of Brexit fisheries ‘power grab’

Scots minister blasts Withdrawal Bill.

This week's issue

This week's issue

Fishing News 16.11.17 includes a feature on new boats 2017 P1, a pictorial on Lerwick Harbour and news on Brexit fisheries...

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  • Cod, haddock and herring predicted to leave warming Scottish waters

    Cod, haddock and herring predicted to leave warming Scottish waters

    13th November 2017

    Cod, herring and haddock may vanish from Scotland’s west coast waters by the turn of the century because of global warming. Above: Marine ecologist Dr Natalia Serpetti. Researchers at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), near Oban, have predicted that…

  • Sparkling Star launched at Whitby

    Sparkling Star launched at Whitby

    13th November 2017

    Sparkling Star is scheduled to run engine and fishing trials later this month from Whitby, before heading north to start twin-rig trawling from Kinlochbervie. Above: Sparkling Star is scheduled to run trials later this month before heading home to Kinlochbervie. (Photo:…

  • Boat of the Week: Golden Sceptre PD 50

    Boat of the Week: Golden Sceptre PD 50

    13th November 2017

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News. Name: Golden Sceptre PD 50 LOA: 21.2m Built: Macduff Shipyards Ltd 2010 Type: Twin-rig trawler Home port: Peterhead We’ll be back next week with our latest boat focus.…

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