Will the North Devon Fishing Industry Survive?

The piece below was transcribed from an interview with Scott Wharton – owner of S&P Trawlers in North Devon – by prospective parliamentary candidate (PPC) Dawn Westcott. It is unusual for all but a minority of politicians to sit down … Read More

Will Manifestos Deliver On the Acid Test of Brexit?

Fishing has always been a clear-cut issue that easily encapsulates this country’s membership of the EU. It is therefore an acid test of whether Brexit has been meaningfully delivered. How a political party answers certain questions is a clear indication … Read More

Not Much Has Changed – The Deal Is Still Dire

Not Much Has Changed – The Deal Is Still Dire We congratulate the PM and governments commendable efforts. However they DO NOT negate that the deal is still far from good enough. The new Provisions on Northern Ireland create a … Read More

FFL CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE FRINGE

Future of Britain’s Fishing – Brexit Boom or Bust? Monday 30th ~ 2:30pm – 4:30pm Arches 3 & 4, Deansgate Locks, Whitworth St West, Manchester: M1 5LH SPEAKERS: Rt. Hon. Owen Paterson MP – former DEFRA Secretary Peter Aldous MP … Read More

Brexit Is Time To Turn The Tide For Our Fishermen

Brexit Is Time To Turn The Tide For Our Fishermen Whenever the subject of fishing is mentioned, there is always someone who replies by saying that it makes only a minor contribution to our GDP and is therefore of no … Read More