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The Revival of Porlock Oyster Farming

Oyster farming in Porlock Weir, off the coast of Somerset, has a rich and sometimes tragic history, and has been revived in recent years in a bid to bring jobs and tourism to the little waterfront village. Rachel Phipps tells the story of Porlock’s oyster fishery. In the early 1800s, a chance discovery that the […]

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Prawn on the Lawn named Seafood Restaurant of the Year 2019

Prawn on the Lawn in Padstow, Cornwall has been named the 2019 Seafood Restaurant of the Year. The competition, organised by The Caterer and Seafish and now in its fifth year, highlights the great use of seafood and rewards knowledge and use of often under-used seafood products in all types of restaurants.

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Roast Tikka Gurnard With Cucumber Raita

Put an Indian twist on an often forgotten British fish with this tikka recipe.

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Fish and Chip Shops Encouraged to Take Up Apprentice Opportunity

Fish and chip shop owners across the UK are being encouraged to reap the rewards of fish frying apprenticeships as two new training providers are announced in England and North Wales.

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Hake in a Hurry

Not much time? Well fear not because with this recipe you could have wonderful hake in no time at all, so give it a try

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UK Top Five Shortlist Announced for Seafood Restaurant of the Year

Five popular restaurants from around the country have been shortlisted as finalists for the 2019 Seafood Restaurant of The Year

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Upcoming Events: October 2019

Beat the Autumn blues this October and get down to your nearest food festival to try some delicious seafood!

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How to Check for Good Quality Fish

Do you know how to make sure you are buying the best quality fish? We catch up with our market inspector Robert Embery to find out.

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Garlic Prawn Spaghetti

Packed with the added benefits of garlic, this tasty recipe is quick, easy and full of flavour!

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Upcoming Events: September 2019

As we move into Autumn there are still plenty of events and festivals for you to get your seafood fix!

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Connecting chefs to local seafood in the North East

The North of Tyne Fisheries Local Action Group (FLAG) has joined forces with a Newcastle-based food NGO to deliver a programme designed to inspire trainee chefs to use locally caught seafood. Food Nation, a leading food and nutrition social enterprise that works to inform disadvantaged communities about the benefits of good food through practical and innovative […]

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Modern Classic: Mexican Style Fish Tacos

A fish twist on a Mexican classic – vibrant and zesty, with light spices and a fiery sauce for those who like it spicy!

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