On Thursday 2 June, Fisheries Minister Victoria Prentis provided an update regarding the investigation into huge numbers of crabs and lobsters washed up along the coast of the North East last year.
The UK government announced a £75 million investment to modernise the UK fishing industry and level up coastal communities.
In today’s blog, we look at reaching an agreement on catch levels for 2021 with the EU.
In today's blog we look at media coverage of an agreement being reached on fisheries arrangements for 2021.
The UK government is committed to protecting the marine environment, domestically and internationally. This ambition for healthy seas is set out in our 25 year Environment Plan.
In today's blog, we look at coverage following yesterday’s conclusion of fisheries negotiations with Norway.
In today's blog we look at Environment Secretary George Eustice's letter to the EU commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Stella Kyriakides, regarding the EU’s change in position on the export of live bivalve molluscs (oysters, mussels, clams, cockles and scallops).
In today's blog we look at coverage of our announcement of up to £23m to support fishing businesses.
In today’s blog we look at coverage of the government’s call for evidence which seeks views on expanding the use of monitoring technology on fishing boats in England.
Today’s blog looks at the Fisheries Bill, which was debated in the House of Commons last night.