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Day angling skipper fined for breaching small code vessel rules

Day angling skipper fined for breaching small code vessel rules

16/01/2018 00:00:00 The skipper of a 14-metre day angling boat has been fined £4,500 with more than £7,000 costs, after pleading guilty to offences which breach the small commercial vessel code of practice.
Fishing vessel owner fined for putting crew lives at risk

Fishing vessel owner fined for putting crew lives at risk

01/12/2017 00:00:00 The owner of a fishing vessel was fined a total of £4000 at Stornoway Sheriff Court for failing to secure the safe operations of his vessel in a prosecution brought by the Maritime & Coastguard Agency.
Consultation on fishing convention measure proposals

Consultation on fishing convention measure proposals

16/11/2017 00:00:00 Fishermen would be given extra protection in their working lives under a new set of proposals currently out for consultation
UK Ship Register up to 14th in world flag ratings

UK Ship Register up to 14th in world flag ratings

15/11/2017 00:00:00 The gross tonnage on the UK Ship Register (UKSR) has increased by more than six per cent this year.
UK Ship Register signs its first unmanned vessel

UK Ship Register signs its first unmanned vessel

13/11/2017 00:00:00 The UK Ship Register has signed its first ever unmanned vessel to the flag, showing how it is adapting to the changes of the maritime industry