Government Support for Cornish Fishermen

Derek Thomas Newlyn

Funding made available towards the cost of replacing lost or damaged gear

Derek Thomas, the prospective Conservative MP for West Cornwall and The Isles of Scilly, is delighted that there has been a positive outcome from the meeting he arranged between Fisheries Minister, George Eustice and local Cornish Shell Fishermen at the Fishermen’s Mission in Newlyn last week.

The photo shows (from l to r) Derek Thomas, George Eustice and local fisherman, Robert Borderick looking at pots damaged in the recent storms.

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