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Yorkshire Coast Shark Attacks

Sharks Spotted Stealing Anglers Fish Off The Yorkshire Coast Sea Anglers on The Yorkshire Coast are reporting an increase of Porbeagle shark sightings within the inshore waters. Earlier this summer (June 2014), Whitby charter boat anglers were amazed when a large Porbeagle Shark circled their boat and stole the fish they were catching [...]

Flamborough Head Beach Clean

Read More About Flamborough Head On Our Website Flamborough Head Site Articles Flamborough Head Forum Topics Whitby Sea Anglers Facebook Group Flamborough Head Beach Clean 2014   COME AND JOIN THE COAST BEACH CLEAN! Coast magazine, in association with joules clothing, will be visiting Flamborough Head on Saturday 27th September for its annual [...]

By | 2018-03-23T08:48:50+00:00 August 7th, 2014|Featured, News|0 Comments

Common Skate Record Broken – Isle Of Skye

Dan Bennett Smashes Common Skate Record On The Isle Of Skye Press Release Full Details And Pictures Here. Dan Bennett - Whitby Bass Club - Common Skate Record, Isle Of Skye Whilst fishing with fellow members of The Whiby Bass Club - www.whitbyseaanglers.co.uk, Daniel Bennett has landed the biggest common skate ever reported [...]

By | 2018-03-23T08:48:50+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|Featured, News|2 Comments

European Open Beach Fishing Championship.

European Open Beach Fishing Championship. Each year in March over 2000 sea anglers from across Europe descend on The Holderness Coast in the old East Riding Of Yorkshire. Debate this match on our forum here, or on our Facebook page here. The European Open Beach Fishing Championship has now become the largest shore fishing festival [...]

Anglers Are Our Allies Against Unsustainable Industrial Fishing

Armadale Pier Isle Of Skye - Ideal For Thornback Rays This article titled "Anglers are our allies against unsustainable industrial fishing" was written by George Monbiot, for theguardian.com on Friday 24th January 2014 12.23 UTCHere are some figures that should be highly disruptive to the way that governments make decisions about how they treat [...]

By | 2018-03-23T08:49:08+00:00 March 6th, 2014|Commercial Fishing, Featured|1 Comment

Sustainable Sea Food – Sainsbury’s and Marks and Spencer The Best

Tesco has highest market share of seafood sales but fails to take part in charity’s Supermarket Survey The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) says the lack of participation in its latest Supermarket Seafood Survey by some of the UK’s most well-known retailers is keeping consumers in the dark when it comes to choosing sustainable seafood. MCS [...]

By | 2014-02-10T12:53:16+00:00 February 10th, 2014|Commercial Fishing, Featured, News|0 Comments

TN Trawlers Christopher Nicholson William Anderson Illegal Fishing

Owner and masters charged with fisheries offences The owner and masters of an over-10-metre fishing vessel were ordered to pay almost £35,000 for multiple offences of failing to submit landing declarations and completing logbooks as well as a health and safety violation for failure to maintain a boarding ladder to a safe standard. TN Trawlers, [...]

By | 2018-03-23T08:49:09+00:00 February 10th, 2014|Featured, Illegal Fishing, News|0 Comments

Gleaner II – David Hill & Tommy Finn Illegal Fishing

Debate this story here. A master and vessel owner were ordered to pay £12,240 in fines and costs by Truro Magistrates’ Court on 23 January 2014 for fisheries offences relating to illegal net meshes and codends and for failing to complete an accurate electronic log. In February 2013 the Gleaner II (CN777) was boarded by [...]

By | 2014-02-09T15:44:03+00:00 February 9th, 2014|Commercial Fishing, Featured, Illegal Fishing|1 Comment