Live AIS VesselTracker

Track the Newlyn fishing fleet at sea.

Gry Maritha
Gry Maritha
Cargo Ship
Moored: 29.09.20
James R H Pz78
James R H Pz78
Fishing Boat
Moored: 28.09.20
Fv Resurgam Pz 1001
Fv Resurgam Pz 1001
Fishing Boat
Moored: 12.09.20
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Newlyn Fish Market - boats due to land.

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!

Monday, 11 May 2015

Monk on Monday morning's market.

Head-on monk - Newlyn is the only major fishing port in the country where monk fish are tailed at sea - historically this is because the local fleet beam trawlers have small fishrooms and cutting off the head of the the monk - nearly two thirds by volume and weight of the fish - takes up much lees room and ice in the fishroom - there monk were from Replenish one of the Scottish prawn trawlers that landed their catches over the weekend - their prawns catches are graded and weighed as they catch them at sea and then sold via the internet direct to the processors in Scotland...

a Dartmouth Crab Company vivier lorry tops up with sea water in Newlyn...

no shortage of lights on the crabber - all round red over white means the vessel is engaged in fishing with fixed gear (nets or pots or longlines) - not that they should be left on when in the harbour...

time for the Girl Pamela to put her shellfish ashore...

while the Victoria Anne comes alongside the market.