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Friday, 16 August 2013

#fishtales and tweets from the deep - a day at sea with skipper Dave Warwick aboard the Valhalla

Valhall skipper David Warwick has been fishing for 25 years
The day's tweets can be seeon by searching the hashtag #fishtales or checking out the Twitter page for the NFFO


Mevagissey trawler skipper David Warwick spent the day tweeting from his boat Valhalla - the event was covered by the media including these three clips from BBC Radio Cornwall's breakfast show with James Churchfield, BBC Radio 5 Live's lunchtime EU Business show and Simon Mayo's DriveTime on BBC Radio 2.


The 44 ft Valhalla steaming off to the grounds...

hauling at the end of the first tow for four hours

sorting tjhe catch...


which includes some good monk...

and cracking John Dory...

cooked breakfast is on the go after their 3am start to the day...

a paitning of the boat by a Twitter followers daughter!