Fishy EU Goes Fishing At Britain’s Expense

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The number of British fishermen has fallen by a quarter in the last two decades. Behind the scenes is the EU’s long-running (and much hated) Common Fisheries Policy which lays down the law for small time fishermen and huge trawlers alike, though the rules are drafted in the interests of large scale fishing businesses and rigged against small players.

Even if you give Brussels the benefit of the doubt, it looks like a concerted effort to wipe out fishing in Britain as an independent profession.

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