Author: ullapool

Harbour News 8–28 October 2019

13 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 3,100 boxes from three Anglo-Spanish longline and two Scottish trawl landings. The majority of the Anglo fleet continues to fish either further north landing into Lerwick or further south landing into Killybegs, with only the occasional landing in Ullapool. The INS-registered twin rig trawler Adventurer continues to fish […]

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Harbour News 21 August–6 September 2019

19 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 5,000 boxes from five Scottish trawl and one Anglo Spanish long-line landing. After a month on the east coast for refits and paintjobs the Scottish fleet are slowly returning west to continue targeting Rockall haddock and monkfish. Early indications are good with boats reporting quality haddocks across the […]

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Harbour News 9-22 July 2019

30 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 12,000 boxes from nine Scottish trawl and three Anglo-Spanish long-line landings. The Scottish fleet continues to fish at Rockall for haddocks and squid with a decent bycatch of monkfish. As expected, catches are starting to decline and a number of vessels have returned to the east coast for […]

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Harbour News 4 -24 June

55 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 24,600 boxes from thirteen Scottish trawlers, eighteen Anglo Spanish long-liners and two Anglo freezer netters. Fishing for haddocks and latterly squid at Rockall continues to exceed all expectations with boats landing full loads every ten days or so. Likewise, the Anglo fleet has enjoyed spectacular hake and ling […]

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Harbour News 21 May – 3 June

49 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 26,000 boxes from eleven Scottish trawl landings, twenty eight Anglo-Spanish long-line landings and one Anglo-Spanish freezer netter. Scottish vessels continue to plunder Rockall Bank for haddocks with a monkfish by-catch; despite the lateness in the season, there is no sign of fishing easing off. The Anglo long-line fleet […]

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