The Evil Empire - How the Common Fisheries Policy is recolonising the Third World

The Evil Empire - How the Common Fisheries Policy is recolonising the Third World

The EU's Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) is causing much damage to poor nations, argues Ray Finch MEP in a new booklet, The Evil Empire. How the Common Fisheries Policy is recolonising the Third World. In it, the UKIP Fisheries Spokesman compares the fishing agreements between the EU and developing countries with the slavery deals made in the period of the Atlantic slave trade.

Monday, 29 February 2016 Written by: Raymond Finch Posted in: Latest news, February, 2016, Newsroom, Fisheries, Raymond Finch

Fisheries spokesman to seek urgent meeting with EU Commissioner following removal of North Devon fleet's fishing rights

Fisheries spokesman to seek urgent meeting with EU Commissioner following removal of North Devon fleet's fishing rights

Ray Finch MEP, UKIP Fisheries Spokesman, is seeking an urgent meeting with the Fisheries Commissioner over the removal of virtually all remaining fishing rights in the Bristol Channel, which has left the North Devon fleet tied up and facing ruin. "The decision by the Marine Management Organisation to immediately close the Skate and Ray fisheries over areas V1 and V11 is an absolute disgrace. The MMO says it must do so in fear of penalties to be imposed by the European Commission.

Sunday, 19 October 2014 Written by: Raymond Finch Posted in: Press releases, Newsroom, 2014, October, Fisheries, Raymond Finch