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£40 Million For Coastal Communities 22nd March 2018

The Coastal Communities Minister has announced that the government’s Coastal Communities Fund has opened for bids to transform the UK’s coastal communities. The £40 million round of applications supports the economic transformation of UK coastal communities by giving funding...

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NIFCA Stall at the Hancock Museum on Wednesday 14 March 13th March 2018

NIFCA will be attending the Great North Museum: Hancock on Wednesday 14 March from 1.30pm to 4pm. This event, hosted by the Environment Agency in partnership with Naturvation and the Newcastle Learning and Action Alliance, is to showcase the work...

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NIFCA Office 28th February 2018

Due to the very poor weather and atrocious road conditions in Northumberland and north of the river Tyne, the NIFCA office will close today at 3pm and be closed tomorrow when the weather forecast is for even worse conditions...

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Gear Marking 27th February 2018

Link HERE to video regarding gear marking – this will be of interest to commercial and recreational boat users.

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National survey to give a voice to fishing communities 14th February 2018

Maritime charities Seafarers UK and Cornwall Rural Community Charity (CRCC) are working together to carry out a UK-wide project to survey fishermen, their families and fishing communities. The survey aims to understand community and individual needs and challenges better,...

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