News February 2016

Notice to Mariners: Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Project Marine mammal and bird surveys 29th February 2016

Blyth Offshore Demonstration Ltd (BODL) will be conducting bird and marine mammal observation surveys twice a month between March – October 2016. For full details follow this link: Notice to Mariners No 3-2016  

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Harvest of the Sea on the Quay 12th March 26th February 2016

        Following on from last year’s successful joint venture between the Fishermen’s Mission and the Old Low Light: Harvest of the Sea on the Quay   (Outside but under cover)   A short service of Thanksgiving...

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Observed Changes to the Northumberland Fishing Industry over the Past 25 Years 24th February 2016

In 2015, a survey of individuals involved with the fishing industry in the district was conducted by a student from Newcastle University in conjunction with the Northumberland Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority to identify changes to Northumberland’s fishing industry over...

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NIFCA attend Amble Sea Angling Club Open 22nd February 2016

On Sunday 14th February, NIFCA officers attended the 39th PENN Amble Sea Angling Club Open. This is Northumberland’s biggest angling competition of the year, with over 400 entrants fishing within the competition boundaries from Lynemouth to Seahouses. As part...

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Notice to Mariners: Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Project 19th February 2016

Natural Power will be conducting Pre-Construction Marine Ecology Surveys at the site of the Blyth Offshore Demonstration Project between 23rd February and 31st March 2016. The survey work will be carried out by Natural Power Consultants aboard the Newcastle...

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