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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
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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!

Friday, 17 January 2020

£1.8 million pound catch reporting fishing app and its budget rival!


Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 7th January 2020


Plymouth MP Luke Pollard asked Camborne and Redruth MP, George Eustace in a written question how much the Under10m catch reporting app had cost the Department.

He replied that £1.8 million was the eye-watering amount!

Just up the road in St Austell and Newquay and the next constituency to George Eustace, Graham Murt brother of a Newquay fisherman developed a very similar app so that fishermen could report their shellfish catches to the MMO. There's a fair chance that neither the fishermen nor his brother had anything like £1.8 million to spend on developing their app - more like £80!

Information about the new million pound-plus app from the MMO is here:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/record-your-catch

Alternatively, you can investigate this free catch recording app from Newquay here:
https://icatchsite.wordpress.com/

We live in a strange world at times.