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  • New Issue: Fishing News 06.12.18

    New Issue: Fishing News 06.12.18

    4th December 2018

    This week in Fishing News you will find: – Fishing central in Brexit – ‘Protect our fishing’ SFF urges politicians – Inshore netters fight to save Solent fishery – BIM seminar to assist fishermen with new EU landing obligation –…

  • Fishing central in Brexit

    Fishing central in Brexit

    3rd December 2018

    EU takes hard line on trade and fishing in Brexit deal Fishing moved centre-stage last week in the Brexit negotiations, with the publication of the political declaration, and statements from the EU and from French president Emmanuel Macron linking fisheries…

  • Rare Atlantic shade-fish caught off Dungeness

    Rare Atlantic shade-fish caught off Dungeness

    29th November 2018

    Kent skipper Dave Tart caught a very rare Atlantic shade-fish last week, when fishing on the inshore boat Julie Jean FE 380, just one mile east of Dungeness, reports David Linkie. Initial research showed that only three records for Atlantic…

  • New Issue: Fishing News 29.11.18

    New Issue: Fishing News 29.11.18

    27th November 2018

    This week in Fishing News you will find: – Quota reallocation pledge – Soph-Ash-Jay 3 joins JAS-N at Burnmouth – ‘No link between fisheries and trade’, says government – KFO encouraged by UK-EU declaration – Bass not a discards species…

  • Quota reallocation pledge

    Quota reallocation pledge

    26th November 2018

    Labour: ‘We’ll back small-scale fleet’ – More quota promised in fisheries bill debate Labour MPs called for a redistribution of quotas during a debate on the second reading of the fisheries bill that will set up a new fisheries regime…

  • Boat of the Week: Achieve FR 100

    Boat of the Week: Achieve FR 100

    21st November 2018

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News. Name: Achieve FR 100 LOA: 24m Built: Macduff Shipyards 2018 Type: Seine-netter Home port: Fraserburgh We’ll be back next week with our latest boat focus. Got some pictures…

  • New Issue: Fishing News 22.11.18

    New Issue: Fishing News 22.11.18

    20th November 2018

    This week in Fishing News you will find: – Brexit fisheries sell out – Macduff completes Audacious BF 83 – Wanted: fishermen’s views on communicating safety messages – Mixed reactions to quota action plans – Major changes afoot with ILO…

  • Brexit fisheries sell out

    Brexit fisheries sell out

    19th November 2018

    Brussels links fisheries access to trade The Brexit deal agreed last week explicitly gives the UK control of its EEZ as an independent coastal state, ending the automatic right of EU vessels to fish in UK waters, and relative stability…