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Exciting opportunity to manage inshore fisheries and conservation 3rd December 2020

The MMO is looking to recruit several members to regional IFCAs across the UK. Each IFCA needs members who will take a balanced approach to caring for our seas, assessing the priority and importance of all users and stakeholders....

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MMO Northumberland IFCA Member Recruitment 27th November 2020

The MMO is looking to recruit several members to the Northumberland IFCA.  More information on the vacancies can be found HERE. Closing date is Monday 4th January 2021

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Seafarers UK Supports Safety Folder for Fishers 23rd November 2020

Seafarers UK is supporting the Safety Folder, a unique safety aid for professional fishers, as it embarks on a campaign to increase its use by fishing boat owners, skippers and crew across the UK. Created by Seafarers UK trustee...

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Notice to Mariners – Navigation Warning 17th November 2020

A sunken fishing vessel on northern approaches to River Tyne. Further information can be obtained HERE

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Fisherman convicted of assaulting Fishery Officer 27th October 2020

On 12th October 2020 at Mid and South East Northumberland Magistrates Court sitting at Bedlington, Michael William Denton was found guilty of assaulting a Northumberland Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Officer contrary to Section 292(5) of the Marine & Coastal...

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