Prawn sector needs help

Prawn sector needs help

Scots leaders press for help for prawn sector  

This week's issue

This week's issue

Threat to fisheries bill, Reliance III launched at Whitby, Taoiseach to meet POs to discuss penalty points row plus our regulars and more

Unique Mourne herring skiff fishery

Unique Mourne herring skiff fishery

One of the most traditional and unique fisheries in the UK.

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  • New Issue: Fishing News 24.09.20

    New Issue: Fishing News 24.09.20

    22nd September 2020

      – Prawn sector needs help – New-look Beryl fishes her first trip – DEFRA: Supertrawlers ‘don’t damage seabed in MPAs’ – High stakes in Brexit talks – French vessel detained at Plymouth – Industry views needed on fishing vessel…

  • Prawn sector needs help  

    Prawn sector needs help  

    21st September 2020

    Scots leaders press for help for prawn sector   Little prospect of early market recovery   Scottish industry leaders are exploring with the Scottish government ways to help the struggling Nephrops sector, reports Tim Oliver. Demand plummeted due to Covid-19,…

  • Boat of the Week: Artemis BF 60

    Boat of the Week: Artemis BF 60

    16th September 2020

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News Name: Artemis BF 60 LOA: 64m Built: West Contractors, Ølensvåg, Norway 2003 Type: Midwater trawler Home port: Fraserburgh We’ll be back next week with our latest boat focus.…

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