Fishing

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Dead piranhas found in Yorkshire lake

Dead piranhas found in Yorkshire lake

Two piranhas are being tested after their dead bodies were discovered in a Yorkshire lake.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Northern Ireland fishing boats seized by Irish navy

Irish navy impounds British vessels

Irish navy impounds British vessels

Two UK boats have been seized by the Irish Navy for allegedly breaching fishing regulations.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

An agreement has been reached on the principles of a deal to end the ‘scallop wars’ in the English Channel, the UK and French governments have said.

British and French officials to hold talks to end 'scallop wars'

British and French officials to hold talks to end 'scallop wars'

French officials and industry representatives are set to meet their UK counterparts later to discuss ways to resolve the row.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3, 2018

 ‘Scallop wars’: What will happen to UK fishing after Brexit?

‘Scallop wars’: What will happen to UK fishing after Brexit?

‘Scallop wars’: What will happen to UK fishing after Brexit?

The UK fishing industry has been vocal about the opportunities leaving the EU could provide, and after UK fishing boats clashed with French boats in a so-called scallop war last week it is clear that tension between UK fishermen and their EU counterparts are high.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

British fisherman tells Mike Graham French fishermen 'don't have the right' to scallops

British fisherman tells Mike Graham French fishermen 'don't have the right' to scallops

British fisherman: French fishermen 'don't have the right' to scallops

Jim Portus from the South West Fish Producers Organisation has said the waters in which the scallops of harvested from are “international” so British ships are “entitled to use them.”

British and French fisherman clash in English Channel 'scallop war'

British and French fisherman clash in English Channel 'scallop war'

British and French fisherman clash in English Channel 'scallop war'

Rocks, smoke bombs and other projectiles are reported to have been hurled at English and Scottish vessels during the confrontation in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

'North Korean ghost ship' washes up in Japan with skeletons on board

'North Korean ghost ship' washes up in Japan with skeletons on board

'North Korean ghost ship' washes up in Japan with skeletons on board

This is not an usual occurrence in Japan on its west coast, however this boat washed up in the north