How UK fishermen laid bare ’35 years of decline caused by EU’

Boris Johnson discusses fisheries with EU's Ursula Von Der Leyen

The EU was accused of sparking “35 years of decline” by British fishermen, who claimed overfishing by the bloc’s boats had crippled Cornwall’s businesses. The EU’s Common Fisheries Policy was a big motivator behind British fishermen’s backing of Leave in the 2016 referendum. Edwin Hosking, landings co-ordinator for a Cornish seafood company called FalFish, hit out … Read more How UK fishermen laid bare ’35 years of decline caused by EU’

EU fisheries outrage sparked fuming Britons to seek imminent answers

Brexit Campaign Boat

The EU want to keep access to British waters post-Brexit, but UK fishermen have fumed at the economic imbalance that has ensued from the Common Fisheries Policy. The furious statement came from Cornish fish seller Elizabeth Stevenson a she highlighted how the EU benefit from British waters while some UK fishermen feel aggrieved. In a … Read more EU fisheries outrage sparked fuming Britons to seek imminent answers