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Daily Archives: February 26, 2019

No deal Brexit could see Welsh sea food sector ‘disappear’ and farming ‘decimated’, warns Minister

Crashing out of the EU without a deal could decimate the Welsh farming and fishing industries, a senior Welsh Government cabinet minister has warned. Rural affairs minister Lesley Griffiths said the country’s red meat and shellfish sectors will be particularly vulnerable to a no-deal Brexit as both rely on the EU for 90% of their exports. As Welsh shellfish are …

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Angling for success: World Fishing Day hopes to get us hooked

Once an integral part of childhood, fishing is no longer casting its magic over today’s kids. But. discovers Caroline Lindsay, World Fishing Day plans to change all that and get them hooked It’s 1962 and, legs dangling over the edge of the pier, a row of little boys sit fishing in Broughty Ferry harbour. With nothing more on their minds …

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