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  • Boat of the Week: Harriet Eve TO 50

    Boat of the Week: Harriet Eve TO 50

    28th August 2017

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News. Name: Harriet Eve TO 50 LOA: 14.95m Built: C Toms & Sons Ltd Polruan and Rowse Fishing Ltd Newlyn 2017 Type: Vivier-crabber Home port: Newlyn We’ll be back…

  • New issue: Fishing News 31.08.17

    New issue: Fishing News 31.08.17

    28th August 2017

    This week in Fishing News you will find: • Anglers attack bass fishery • Secretary of State visits North Shields • Minister Creed makes a decision on fleet capacity review • Feature: Royal Navy Fisheries Protection Squadron • The boat…

  • Anglers attack bass fishery

    Anglers attack bass fishery

    28th August 2017

    SOS calls for further draconian measures to be imposed on commercial fishermen. No consideration given to the time new management measures now in place need to work through -70% reduction in bass landings this year on south coast. Bass anglers…

  • Fewer than 50 days until Seafood Week

    Fewer than 50 days until Seafood Week

    26th August 2017

    With fewer than 50 days to go until Seafood Week, now is the time for businesses to sign up to be involved in the UK’s biggest celebration of seafood. Above: One of the eye-catching displays of seafood presented by retail giants…

  • Challenging Salcombe Crabber’s race

    Challenging Salcombe Crabber’s race

    24th August 2017

    The unpredictable British summer intervened to make this year’s Salcombe Crabbers race a very wet and windy affair on the evening of Friday 11 August, reports Martin Johns. Above: Jon Dornom’s Tenacious experiencing heavy seas outside Salcombe estuary.  However, the weather…

  • Boat of the Week: Angel Emiel BM 55

    Boat of the Week: Angel Emiel BM 55

    23rd August 2017

    Each week we bring you the boat of the week, taken from Fishing News. Name: Angel Emiel BM 55 LOA: 23.99m Built: Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam Holland 2000 Type: Beam trawler Home port: Brixham We’ll be back next week with our latest boat…

  • Golden Haddock landed at Peterhead

    Golden Haddock landed at Peterhead

    22nd August 2017

    The Avoch pair-seiner Boy John INS 110 landed a very unusual fish – a Golden Haddock – at Peterhead fishmarket last week, after fishing on the Bergen Bank, reports David Linkie. Above: The unusual Golden Haddock landed at Peterhead earlier this…

  • New issue: Fishing News 24.08.17

    New issue: Fishing News 24.08.17

    22nd August 2017

    This week in Fishing News you will find: • Fewer than 50 days until Seafood Week • No quick Brexit change • Challenging Salcombe Crabber’s Race • Feature: South West • Golden haddock landed at Peterhead • BOTW: Angel Emiel BM55…

  • No quick Brexit change

    No quick Brexit change

    21st August 2017

    Present regime could last 10 years says law proffesor. Doubts and uncertainty over Brexit changes. The existing fisheries management regime in the UK could last for up to 10 years after Brexit, according to a law professor at Hull University who…

  • £8.4m of EMFF funding announced for 86 projects in Scotland

    £8.4m of EMFF funding announced for 86 projects in Scotland

    18th August 2017

    Sea fisheries, aquaculture and processing businesses will receive a share of £8.4m funding to boost growth and protect jobs in their area. Above: The pier at Pierowall on Westray, Orkney is to be refurbished with the help of a £1.7m…

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