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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
Vessels in the Port of
Penzance

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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!

Thursday, 5 November 2015

Modern day slaves? - or just the reality that is fishing sometimes?


The Guardian's article on what was promoted as latter-day slavery went down like a lead balloon across the Irish Sea - understandably so as it seems it was written with little regard for an understanding of the realities of the fishing industry - with 'sensational' quotes like the one below used to support the argument.

Skippers and crews on trawlers, netters, beam trawlers, crabbers and longliners alike are no stranger to trips like this


Fishermen blog followers - please complete the short poll above to help illustrate the the working conditions sometimes experienced at sea.




The articles that have appeared so far are as follows: