French fishermen blockade lorries carrying UK fish amid fury over ‘sham’ Brexit fishing deal 

More than a hundred French fishermen blocked trucks carrying fish from the UK on Thursday night, in a protest against a Brexit fishing deal they have dismissed as ‘a sham’.  Britain’s post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union allowed the bloc’s fishermen to keep fishing deep into British waters, but only once they had received a license. … Read more

Luke Bryan shares video of a GRUESOME fishing injury

Luke Bryan suffered a painful, yet small, setback on a fishing trip Tuesday, sharing his bizarre journey on Instagram. The 44-year-old singer and American Idol judge invited his guitar tech Russ on a fishing trip Tuesday, which was interrupted when he somehow got a fishing lure hooked into his thumb. ‘Well… this is gonna leave … Read more

Tess Daly is launching an eco-friendly luxury swimwear line made from recycled fishing nets

Strictly Come Dancing star Tess Daly has unveiled her luxury swimwear brand Naia Beach – which includes a line made from recycled fishing nets. The presenter revealed her new line to fans earlier this week on her Instagram, after working on designs during lockdown with her friend and business partner Gayle Lawton. The swimwear, which Tess says was … Read more

Paul Gascoigne will use fishing skills to win over campmates on Italian I’m A Celebrity-style show

Paul Gascoigne has revealed he will use his fishing skills to supply food for his fellow campmates for the Italian take on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!   The football legend, 53, was recently self-isolating in a Milan hotel ahead of jetting off to Hondouras to take part in Italy‘s take on the … Read more

Michael Gove vows to protect British fishing – as exporters warn of increased delays and costs

Michael Gove says the UK will do ‘whatever is required’ to protect British fishing in row with Brussels over post-Brexit exports – as increasing number of exporters say they are facing delays and rising costs Gove acknowledged ‘bureaucratic obstacles’ to negotiate with Brussels Conservative MPs among those raising concerns over extra paperwork and costs New … Read more

Connor Cruise looks almost unrecognisable as he posts a rare picture from a fishing trip

Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman‘s adopted son, Connor, looks almost unrecognisable in a new photo.  The 26-year-old happily posed for a picture this week to show off his catch while on a fishing trip with friends in Costa Rica. Connor, who shared the image on Instagram, now has a long, scruffy beard and looks very different … Read more

Dominic Raab defends EU trade deal amid criticism from fishing firms

Dominic Raab insists ministers are trying to fix post-Brexit border ‘teething problems’ as the Scottish fishing industry warns many firms are days from collapse Scottish fishing industry has blamed post-Brexit border checks for long delays Delays at border mean that goods are rotten on arrival when they get to the EU Dominic Raab said Government … Read more

Irish trawler is routed in first post-Brexit fishing clash over contested Rockall waters

British patrol boat boards Irish trawler and stops it from fishing contested Rockall waters in first post-Brexit fisheries clash The Northern Celt was boarded and its skipper told he can no longer fish Skipper said a Scottish patrol vessel told him he couldn’t fish around Rockall Outcrop lies 260 miles west of Scotland’s Western Isles … Read more

Ministers finalise £100m post-Brexit package to revive British fishing fleet

Ministers finalise £100m post-Brexit package to revive British fishing fleet so it can land catches normally taken by the French and Dutch Ministers are finalising plans for a £100million post-Brexit fishing package The scheme was promised last month as the government faced criticism  Fisherman said it compromised on important issues to finally secure a trade … Read more

First pictures of miracle survivors from Arctic fishing boat, as hopes fade for 17 Russians lost

Pictures have been released of miracle survivors from a Russian boat which sank in icy Arctic waters this morning, leaving 17 fishermen feared dead.  The two men were rescued from The Onega, which sank off the Novaya Zemlya archipelago in Russia‘s far north at 7am local time, after reportedly becoming ‘caked with ice’. Boatswain Vladislav Butorin, … Read more