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Harbour News 3–16 March 2020

20 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 7,400 boxes from eight Scottish trawl and two Anglo-Spanish long line landings. The Scottish fleet has started fishing for haddocks at Rockall with a number of boats landing decent catches for their time. Currently there are 10-15 larger Scottish boats fishing west as would be expected at this […]

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Harbour News 11 February–2 March 2020

18 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 6,000 boxes from six Scottish trawl and one Anglo-Spanish long line landing. The Scottish boats continue to work along the shelf edge targeting monkfish and squid and skippers are reporting good returns for their efforts. The Scottish trawl fleet will head further west to Rockall later this month […]

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Harbour News 21 Jan – 10 Feb

19 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 7,100 boxes from five Scottish trawl, three Anglo-Spanish long line and two freezer netter landings. The Scottish boats which have been working along the shelf edge for squid and monkfish have experienced mixed results mainly due to the stormy weather. The Kirkwall-registered Gemma Jane (formerly Aalskere) made her […]

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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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