Industry challenges election candidates to sign Brexit pledge

The UK fishing industry is challenging candidates in the General Election to pledge their support for its priority of restoring control of UK waters. Fishermen’s leaders insist that exiting the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) is the only way of ending the farcical situation under which the country is forced to give away almost two-thirds of [...]

General Election: priority for industry is still CFP exit

Reacting to the Prime Minister's announcement of a General Election on June 8th, chief executive of the Scottish Fishermen's Federation Bertie Armstrong said: "The priority of the fishing industry remains crystal clear – we must exit the hugely damaging Common Fisheries Policy and restore control of UK waters. "Fishermen in all our coastal communities will expect [...]

2017-04-18T12:08:00+00:00April 18th, 2017|Brexit, General News, Press Release, SFF|