Category: Fisheries

Articles relating to Fishing policy and Fisheries industry.

THANK YOU: Fishing For Leave Thank Brexiteers And UKIPers

THANK YOU: Fishing For Leave Thank Brexiteers And UKIPers

Fishing For Leave has been the spear tip of the struggle for Brexit and in defence of the fishing industry against the mendacious betrayals of the British government.  It is, therefore, gratifying that they...

SCALLOP WARS: French Captains File CRIMINAL LAWSUIT Against British Captains

SCALLOP WARS: French Captains File CRIMINAL LAWSUIT Against British Captains

The ‘Scallop Wars’ have taken a sinister new twist today as it has been reported that British boatmen could face prosecution by the French authorities. Somewhat improbably, given the fact that 5 British boats...

WATCH: French Fisheries Committee Chair Dismiss Mike Hookem SLAMMING French “Piracy”

WATCH: French Fisheries Committee Chair Dismiss Mike Hookem SLAMMING French “Piracy”

Mike Hookem MEP, UKIP Deputy Leader, raised the scandalous attack on British fishermen at the European Parliaments Fisheries Committee and was promptly brushed-off by the French Committee Chair, Alain Cadec a French MEP from...

WATCH: French Fishermen Throw ROCKS At British Boats

WATCH: French Fishermen Throw ROCKS At British Boats

Shocking scenes today as British fishing boats were surrounded and attacked by a flotilla of French fishing boats that set off from three separate ports with the express aim of confronting the British boats and...

Fishermen SLAM EU “Arrogance”

Fishermen SLAM EU “Arrogance”

Simon Collins Shetland Fishermen’s Association Executive has slammed the EU for it’s “very very silly” approach to negotiating access to British waters. Mr Collins, speaking to the Daily Express, argued that the EU approach was “patently absurd”:...

May “Dances To The Tune Brussels Plays” – Mike Hookem Blasts Electro-Pulse Decision

May “Dances To The Tune Brussels Plays” – Mike Hookem Blasts Electro-Pulse Decision

Mike Hookem, UKIP’s Deputy Leader, and Fisheries Spokesman has blasted Theresa May following the news that the terms of the transitional Brexit deal allow the EU to continue with electro-pulse fishing. Under the guise...

WATCH: Fishing For Leave Protest In Whitstable

WATCH: Fishing For Leave Protest In Whitstable

Across the country yesterday, fishermen protested against the EU’s betrayal of them and their communities. Nigel Farage attended the protest in Whitstable where a boat and the EU flag was burnt.

A Really Fishy Business

A Really Fishy Business

Editors Note: The below piece was originally republished exclusively on UKIP Daily with whose kind permission we republish.  What little remains of our hard-working fishing industry is increasingly likely to be sacrificed as a...

MASS PROTESTS: Fishing For Leave Call Nationwide Protest

MASS PROTESTS: Fishing For Leave Call Nationwide Protest

Fishing For Leave, a leading organisation of pro-Brexit fishermen, have called nationwide protests for this Sunday. Over 200 vessels will take part in ports up and down Britain. Fishermen are enraged at the betrayal of...

FISHERIES: Mike Hookem MEP To Visit Forest of Dean and Gloucester

FISHERIES: Mike Hookem MEP To Visit Forest of Dean and Gloucester

Mike Hookem MEP, UKIP Deputy Leader and Fisheries Spokesman, is undertaking a tour of the South West as part of a nationwide fight to save the British fishing industry. He grew up in a...

Hookem BLASTS Labour: Whose Side Are You Really On?

Hookem BLASTS Labour: Whose Side Are You Really On?

Mike Hookem, UKIP Deputy Leader and Fisheries Spokesmen, has challenged the Labour Party to “come clean to the British public” and say once and for all “whose side they are really on”. Mr Hookem’s...

BREXIT DEAL: Hookem SLAMS “Utter Betrayal” And Calls For March On Downing Street

BREXIT DEAL: Hookem SLAMS “Utter Betrayal” And Calls For March On Downing Street

The details of the deal done with the EU covering the terms of the so-called ‘transitional period’ make it clear that for its duration Britain will be to all intents and purposes a vassal state....

FISHING BETRAYAL: Labour “Living In A Dream World” Says Mike Hookem MEP

FISHING BETRAYAL: Labour “Living In A Dream World” Says Mike Hookem MEP

Labour MEPs have, for the second time in two months, connived with Brussels to vote down a motion from the EFDD Group aimed at protecting Britain’s fishing industry. Mike Hookem MEP, a leading campaigner to...

STOP BETRAYAL OF FISHERMEN: Petition Nearly Half Way To 100k

STOP BETRAYAL OF FISHERMEN: Petition Nearly Half Way To 100k

British fishermen are in serious danger of being betrayed during the Brexit negotiations as we have seen over the last few days. Donald Tusk, President of the European Council has demanded “reciprocal access” to Britain’s...