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Where can I buy fresh fish? - here's where!

Here are the best places to source your fish online, some locally, some nationally - there's sure to be a supply of fresh UK fish being sold somewhere near you!
Fresh fish sales across the UK from Fish on Friday
Fresh fish either delivered or available in your area - mainly the South west from Plymouth initiative, Call4Fish.
Fresh fish from all over Cornwall - from the Cornwall Good Seafood Guide - many fish supplied direct from the fishermen!
If you need to know more any of these organisations are only to willing to help - if you want to be included or just want to know where to buy fresh fish near you!

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Common's Committee scrutiny of the MMO tomorrow afternoon.


Will we see another MMO ray and skate ban this year?

Work of the Committee 2010-15 evidence sessions



15 January 2015

As part of the Committee’s review of its scrutiny of Defra over the course of this Parliament, the Committee is holding one-off evidence sessions with Defra agencies to examine key achievements and challenges of the past five years and priorities for the coming Parliament.



Witnesses

At 3.00pm, Wednesday 21 January 2015, Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster
  • Sir Bill Callaghan, Chair
  • John Tuckett, Chief Executive Officer
  • Andy Beattie, Acting Chief Executive Officer
Purpose of session
The first evidence session will hear from the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) and will examine the role of the MMO’s work in protecting the marine environment and supporting the sustainable growth of coastal communities, including regulation of fishing.

Future evidence sessions

At 3.00pm, Wednesday 4 February 2015
  • Dr Paul Leinster CBE, Chief Executive
  • Sir Philip Dilley, Chair
Purpose of session
This evidence session will hear from the Government Agency and aims to examine the role of the Environment Agency’s work in relating to the protection and enhancement of the environment in England, including flooding, water abstractions, and fracking.
At 3.00pm, Wednesday 11 February 2015
  • Richard Macdonald, Chair of the Independent Farming Regulation Task Force and Chair of the Implementation Group
  • George Eustice MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for farming, food and marine environment, Defra
Purpose of session
This evidence session will examine progress of implementing the recommendations of the Task Force on farming regulation.
The meetings will take place in a committee room in the House of Commons. Visitors should check the exact location nearer the time on the Committee’s website.