The Scottish Government has announced a new initiative whereby Scottish inshore fishing could benefit from up to £2m in additional quota.
Three fishermen had an extremely lucky escape on Saturday evening 30 May, after the 13m scalloper ‘J-Sea’ capsizes without the possibility to make an emergency call for assitance.
The Chair of Parliament’s United Kingdom Coordination Group, David McAllister (EPP, DE), made the following statement on Friday after a meeting with the EU’s Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier.
A new study into brown crab on the west and east coast of Scotland has concluded that the current minimum landing sizes (MLS) is currently correct
‘Kirkella’, the UK’s largest deep-sea trawler is due to return to sea today after an epic three-month double trip which came about due to coronavirus crisis.
A statement released by a group of nine UK Fish Producer Organisations claims that the drop in the market for nephrops due to the COVID-19 crisis has compounded an already probelmatic oversupply situation in the UK shellfish sector.