The Fishermen’s Mission is in partnership with Country Garden Roses and have launched a beautiful rose the public to purchase through Country Garden Roses. The eye-catching colour of the Floribunda Rose blooms, vary from yellow-cream to pure white through the growing seasons, and even starting off with a red tinge to the buds, creating a truly marvelous […]
Health Checks in North Shields
Calling all active fishermen! Are you an active fisherman? Would you like a free health check at a time that works for you? Would you like to know where you stand before ILO188 medical? Free NHS health checks will be available at: North Shields Fishermen’s Mission, North Shields Fish Quay NE30 1JA Friday 2nd March […]
Rose Naming Competition
The Fishermen’s Mission is in partnership with Country Garden Roses will be launching a beautiful rose the public to purchase through Country Garden Roses. The eye-catching colour of the Floribunda Rose blooms, vary from yellow-cream to pure white through the growing seasons, and even starting off with a red tinge to the buds, creating a […]
Seasalt Cornwall Supports the Fishermen’s Mission
Over the last 12 months, Seasalt has been working to raise funds for the charity by selling limited edition celebrity-designed shopping bags, alongside coastal- themed Christmas cards designed by their customers and a charity sample sale.
Having a tough time?
The Seafarers Hospital Society have joined forces with the Big White Wall to provide a mental health and wellbeing advice and support service to UK-based merchant navy personnel who may be struggling to cope. This service has now been extended to working fishermen. Big White Wall provides online support 24/7 in a safe, supportive and […]
Port Issac’s “Fish PI” Supports the Fishermen’s Mission
Port Isaac artist, Caroline Cleave, has designed a stunning tea towel and apron to raise money for three worthy charities, the design being aptly called ‘Fish PI’. With a loyal team of volunteers, these have been sold in Port Isaac throughout the season. The Fishermen’s Mission was chosen to be one of the charities who […]
For over 130 years we have reached out to our fishermen and their families. Throughout all these years we have stayed true to our Christian calling. As an ecumenical charity we maintain a Christian presence in our fishing communities. Throughout our example and service, we share the compassion of Christ and seek to make His […]
A Voice for our Fishermen
Whether it’s the price paid at market, the scarcity if fish or just gossip about other crews and skippers you will rarely find fishermen short of a word or two.
Grimsby: In the thick of the action
If asked to name the UK’s biggest fishing port many people will answer “Grimsby”. That was certainly true in the 1950’s when over 500 trawlers set out to sea.
Are you ready!?
The usual festivities around Christmas is starting much earlier with each succeeding year. There are many who will rightly be concerned about the over-commercialization associated with this momentous event in the Christian calendar