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Reginald Price
25th September 2017

Reginald Price, or Reg as he is called by his pals has seen a few ports in his 66 years. He was a lad from West Barnes, near Dunbar. He fished for many years out of Peterhead with the Moody family, from Longniddry near Port Seton. He was what they then called a “relief man”, […]

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Unveiling of Fishermen’s Memorial

Superintendent Peter Dade will be conducting the Blessing of the memorial– Fiddler’s Green at 12.40, and North Shields Fishermen’s Mission will also be represented in parade, which also includes many of the Retired and Active Fishermen of North Shields as well as Tynemouth RNLI Lifeboat Crew. The memorial is being unveiled by Julie Myhill , […]

 
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Port of Tyne Introduces Welfare Fund to Support Merchant Shipping

A new fund has been launched to help ships’ crew members who may need welfare support while visiting the Port of Tyne.  Over 100,000 seafarers arrive at the Port of Tyne each year.  The welfare, conditions and pay of seafarers varies greatly around the world. Some merchant ships can be at sea for nine months […]

 
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The Fishermen of St.Ives Calendar 2018 Launch

“The Fishermen of St Ives Calendar” was officially launched in Porthmeor, St Ives and is now on sale. The Fishermen’s Mission thanked who all attended, the photographer Chris Boulton, his girlfriend Clare Golder who designed the calendar and Chris Riddle at Porthmeor Studios who kindly offered the venue to show the images. The studios were […]

 
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Rock and Sole Plaice 50% Off

SUPPORTING BRITAIN’S FISHERMEN AND WOMEN: LONDON’S OLDEST FISH AND CHIP SHOP OFFERING 50% OFF TO RAISE AWARENESS FOR RNLI AND FISHERMAN’S MISSION Sailing out to sea and catching quality fish is a difficult job, but without our amazing fishermen we wouldn’t have Britain’s much-loved dish: fish and chips. To thank these men and women, Rock […]

 
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Fish Friday Support Hits New High from Fraser’s & Harbour Lights

It’s easy to see why the National Fish Friday is so well supported. Raising much needed funds for the Fisherman’s Mission while just ordering your favourite comfort food, fish and chips, with a nice brew at Fraser’s in Penzance and Harbour Lights in Falmouth does just that.

 
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Fishstock Brixham Seafood & Music festival 2017!

It’s here at last! Join us on Saturday 9 September for

Fishstock Brixham Seafood & Music festival 2017!

 
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150 mile cycle for Fisherman

The family and friends of tragic Hartlepool fisherman Lee Renney rode across the finishing line after completing a 150-mile coast to coast cycle in the memory.

 
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Coast to Coast Cycle Ride

The five cyclists set off from Whitehaven, at start of Coast to Coast this morning at 0800 in gentle west coast drizzle, Cheered on by the Fishermen’s Mission from Cumbria

 
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Chance Meetings

Our work with the Fishermen’s Mission is often un-quantifiable. I was reminded of this the other day when I met a fishermen’s widow.