Lord Gardiner was quizzed in the Lords: Defra’s minister in the House of Lords, Lord Gardiner of Kimble, has confirmed that “a full and proper consultation” will take place early this year on the powers which a new post-Brexit environmental enforcement agency will hold. It was also suggested that the enforcement agency could be in place […]

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Two articles from the Guardian: 1. ’The EU will resist any renegotiation of fishing quotas in the seas around the UK for the proposed two-year transition period after Brexit, the Guardian has learned. Brussels diplomats are agreed that Britain should effectively remain governed by the EU’s common fisheries policy during the transition but should not […]

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In terms of economics the seafood supply chain is far larger than the catching sector and so this report, one of a number developed to inform the post Brexit arrangements, is very important. Seafood 2039 has brought together stakeholders from across the seafood supply chain in pursuit of a single, compelling goal. This document is […]

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