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!

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

Autumnal equinoxe brings a wintry storm.

Patrons of Porthleven's latest fun fish eatery, the Mussel Shoal (where my oldest grandson de-bearded mussels for his first summer job) get a great view out across the harbour to the...

gaps, which with the biggest tides of the year herald the end of the season for Porthleven boats as harbour staff with the aid of a crane lift in the huge timber baulks that protect the boats that will shelter over the winter

plenty of work to do on the gear of the James RH...

'tiz blowing a hooley so much so even the Crystal Sea is forced back to port...

waiting on the quay, David Stevens Snr...

waits to take the bow line...

from the crew as she moors on the quay...

heavy lifting gear needed for heavy gear...

the Breton fleet seldom stop for poor weather but in the case of the Guilvenec registered Hent ar Mor 1 was told to enter Newlyn after having her EPIRB washed over the side.  Listen again to Newlyn harbourmaster Rob Parson talking about the changes to fishing patterns precipitated by the changing weather.