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KFO warns of no-deal port blockades and widespread chaos

KFO warns of no-deal port blockades and widespread chaos

“A ‘no-deal’ Brexit will bring flash points and conflict at sea” The Chief Executive of the Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation has issued a stark warning that failure to achieve an orderly Brexit will precipitate “chaos and conflict at sea” with port blockades across...

Life-Jacket Saves Fisherman’s Life

Life-Jacket Saves Fisherman’s Life

A fisherman who went overboard off the coast of Salcombe earlier this morning (Sunday 10 March) has been rescued alive by the HM Coastguard Newquay helicopter after being in very rough seas for an hour. HM Coastguard was coordinating the large scale search and rescue...

UK Fisheries Minister Resigns Over Brexit Delay

UK Fisheries Minister Resigns Over Brexit Delay

UK Fisheries minister UK Fisheries minister George Eustice has resigned over Theresa May's decision to allow a vote on delaying Brexit if her deal is rejected again by MPs. Mr Eustice said that while he would vote for her deal when it comes back before MPs, he wants...