Harbour News 27 April–23 May 2022

72 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 26,100 from nineteen Scottish trawl, fifteen Anglo longline and two Anglo freezer netters. The Scottish fleet has largely finished fishing at Rockall; the inflated price of fuel has made it unviable to work so far offshore. Thankfully there has been a decent fishing of monkfish on the shelf […]

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Harbour News 1–21 February 2022

27 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 9175 boxes from five Scottish trawl, five Anglo longline and one Anglo freezer netter. The Scottish lads continue to work along the shelf edge north west of the Butt of Lewis targeting monkfish, squid and mixed groundfish. Despite the poor weather, boats have fished well achieving decent high […]

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Harbour News 1–31 January 2022

32 arrivals for the period Whitefish totalled 7150 boxes from six Scottish trawl and seven Anglo longline vessels. The Scottish fleet has been working along the shelf edge north west of the Butt of Lewis targeting monkfish, squid and mixed groundfish. The majority of Scottish vessels have been landing in Scrabster with only a handful […]

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Harbour News 3 November–14 December 2021

Whitefish totalled 14,100 boxes from fifteen Scottish trawl, two Anglo longline and two Anglo freezer netters. The Scottish fleet has been concentrating on monkfish and groundfish along the shelf edge west of the Butt of Lewis. Fishing has been steady with boats landing mixed loads of high value species despite the at times very stormy […]

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Shore Street Project Update

Shore Street Project Update Permission and Licensing The Planning application goes before the Highland Council Planning Committee on 19th October and shortly thereafter a decision will be issued to Ullapool Harbour Trust. The Marine License application has thankfully gained some recent traction and was finally advertised by Marine Scotland for the statutory four-week period ending […]

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