• NUTFA: Advice and support for U10 fishers

    NUTFA: Advice and support for U10 fishers

    23rd December 2021

    The New Under Ten Fishermen’s Association (NUTFA) may have been founded originally by groups of like-minded inshore fishermen from England and Wales seeking a new voice with officialdom and regulators, but its reach now stretches far beyond this. The small…

  • Catch app legal challenge

    Catch app legal challenge

    11th May 2020

    Legal ‘warning shot’ on Catch App prosecutions Cases will be challenged in court, say industry groups Two fishing industry groups have fired a legal broadside at DEFRA and the MMO over the controversial under-10m Catch App, reports Tim Oliver. Plymouth…

  • Scrap catch app campaign

    Scrap catch app campaign

    24th February 2020

    English under-10s slam mobile Catch App ‘Complete rethink’ needed, minister told Pressure is mounting from the English under-10m sector for the recently introduced electronic Catch App reporting system to be scrapped or suspended, reports Tim Oliver Fishermen have reported endless…


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