unusual catches

  • New Issue: Fishing News 29.08.19

    New Issue: Fishing News 29.08.19

    27th August 2019

    – Inshore fisheries debate – UK vessels achieve £1bn turnover for 2nd year – U10 catch recording – Over-12m fleet urged to register – Mini tracker to reduce lost gear – Norfolk seaweed farm consultation – Medical fitness certificate reminder…

  • Strange Burnmouth shellfish

    Strange Burnmouth shellfish

    16th December 2016

    The crew of the Burnmouth fast potter Soph-Ash-Jay found two further examples of highly unusual shellfish when hauling their creels on the Cleopatra Fisherman 38 off the Berwickshire coast recently, reports David Linkie. The first one was a very distinctive…

  • English Channel produces more unusual catches

    10th September 2015

    Littlehampton, in West Sussex, has seen some unusual landings, reports John Periam. Sussex fisherman Danny Clark landed a blue lobster, with the crustacean saved from the cooking pot due to its rare colouring. “I thought it could be a one…


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