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Latest news image - MCS to judge most sustainable chippy award in January
Posted - 22 Oct 2014

MCS to judge most sustainable chippy award in January

Delighted to see Frankies from Shetland, Kingfisher from Devon, and London based Olley's up for the 2015 Good Catch Award for most sustainable fish n' chip shops - part of the National Fish & Chip Awards.

Latest news image - The sneezing sea pig who needs our help
Posted - 21 Oct 2014

The sneezing sea pig who needs our help

The harbour porpoise features in our 30 Threatened Species appeal. The smallest marine mammal on the planet is at risk from fishing net entanglement and is a victim of bycatch Read more

Latest news image - Scottish shoppers to pay for single use carrier bags from today
Posted - 20 Oct 2014

Scottish shoppers to pay for single use carrier bags from today

A 5p charge at the checkout brings Scotland in line with Wales and Northern Ireland, now it's just England still giving away these marine menaces for free Read more

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