The National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations

We ran a special blog in the lead up to the EU Referendum providing a platform for both sides of the debate to explain the merits of their case.

The NFFO will not take a position on the UK’s referendum on whether or not to leave the European Union. It will, however, provide a platform to both sides to explain the merits of their case. We hope through this to shed a light on the specific issues affecting fishing and assist those voting to do so from the best vantage point of understanding the issues involved.

Richard Benyon

Fisheries: Facts not Fantasy

Posted On 09/05/16 by Richard Benyon

Richard Benyon, MP for Newbury and the former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Natural Environment and Fisheries, explains why he believes the British fishing industry is better off in the EU. N.B. This article was originally written for a general, non-fisheries specific, audience. Read in Full »

Sheryll Murray MP

Why I'm Voting Leave

Posted On 20/04/16 by Sheryll Murray MP

Sheryll Murray, MP for South East Cornwall and chair of the fisheries All-Party Parliamentary Group, explains why fishing has in part made her decision to vote Leave in the EU-referendum. Read in Full »