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Boat of the week Jacoba

Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News Name: Jacoba BM 77 LOA: 22.18m Built: McTay Marine, Bromborough, 1998 Type: Beam trawler Home port: Brixham We’ll be back next week...
This week's issue

In this week's issue you will find: • TAC cuts loom in 2017 • 8-page Rosebloom feature • Barra and Vatersay celebrate the opening of Ardveenish harbour •...
BAS 7 Olbek duo

John Addison summarises a succession of anchor-seiners built at Buckie boatyards, Herd & Mackenzie, Jones, and Thomsons, between 1949 and 1976 Traditional Danish-style anchor-seiners regularly...
Boat of the week Felucca

Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News Name: Felucca SO 108 LOA: 53.06m Built: Karstensens Shipyard Skagen Denmark 1995 Type: Midwater trawler Home...
Warsash bass debate

Following our publication of the Warsash Inshore Fishermen's Group's  'Bass Open Letter' in the 14 April issue, below is the analysis of the House of...
Aberdeen memorial

Former Aberdeen trawlerman Rab Youngman is campaigning passionately for a statue to be erected in memory of the trawlers, and the men that crewed...

Industry pressure group launches national campaign ‘Fishing for Leave’ joined by fishermen from all areas and sectors ‘Fishing for leave’, a grassroots pressure group formed by...
Richard Benyon quote

Fisheries: Facts not Fantasy The following article by Richard Benyon appeared in the 5 May issue of Fishing News “I am not surprised that the Brexit...

Unfortunately we were victims of 123Reg's mass deletion issues a couple of weeks ago, and it has taken this long to retrieve the website....

As a mark of respect to the three Western Isles fishermen who sadly lost their lives last week in the Louisa tragedy, Fishing News...