Meetings : Orkney

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Date
Region
Meeting Address
30 Apr 2024
Orkney
Stromness Nav School. Fiddler's Pier, Victoria St, Stromness KW16 3BS
Title

Orkney RIFG Meeting 7.30pm

Description

Orkney Regional Inshore Fishing Group is here to give the Fishermen of Orkney a strong voice in these challenging times. Your views, knowledge and experience are much needed to ensure Orkney is at the centre of future planning;

Fishermen are encouraged to participate but if you are unable to attend in person, there will be an option to contribute remotely through Zoom. (This facility is new to Orkney RIFG and may not be the best quality). If you wish to join via Zoom or wish to discuss any issues oprior to the meeting, please contact the Chair, Phil Bennett, by Phone: 07305 212429  or  E-mail OrkneyRIFG@gmail.com.

An agenda will be published nearer the date.

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Previous Meetings

Date
Region
Meeting Address
Title

Orkney RIFG Meeting 7.30pm

Description

Orkney Regional Inshore Fishing Group is here to give the Fishermen of Orkney a strong voice in these challenging times. Your views, knowledge and experience are much needed to ensure Orkney is at the centre of future planning;

Invites have been made to Mark Shiner, Head of Stromness Nav School, to share information about the proposed changes to training requirements for new entrants; and to Stuart Bell, Marine Directorate, Scottish Govenment, to give an update and answer any specific concerns.

Fishermen are encouraged to participate but if you are unable to attend in person, please feel free to contact the Chair, Phil Bennett, directly to discuss any issues you want to be raised. (Phone: 07305 212429  or  E-mail OrkneyRIFG@gmail.com)

 

 

26 Sep 2023
Orkney
Stromness Nav School. Fiddler's Pier, Victoria St, Stromness KW16 3BS
Title

Orkney RIFG Meeting

Description

Orkney Regional Inshore Fishing Group is here to give the Fishermen of Orkney a strong voice in these challenging times. Your views, knowledge and experience are much needed to ensure Orkney is at the centre of future planning

27 Jun 2023
Orkney
Stromness Nav School. Fiddler's Pier, Victoria St, Stromness KW16 3BS
Title

Orkney RIFG Meeting

Description

Orkney Regional Inshore Fishing Group is here to give the Fishermen of Orkney a strong voice in these challenging times. Your views, knowledge and experience are much needed to ensure Orkney is at the centre of future planning. This will also be an opportunity to meet the new Chair, Phil Bennett and to ask direct questions of a representative of Marine Scotland, who has been invited to attend.

Our Aim

The Regional Inshore Fisheries Groups (RIFGs) aim to improve the management of inshore fisheries in the 0-12 nautical mile zone of Scottish waters, and to give commercial inshore fishermen a strong voice in wider marine management developments.

Scottish Regional Inshore Fisheries Groups