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What the Brexit deal means for the Cornish fishing industry article icon

Nature & Environment 

What the Brexit deal means for the Cornish fishing industry

Brexit and fishing have two big topics over the past few years. Dr Vicky Johnson looks at what happens now that Brexit has finally happened. 

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Rocky relations: Why an isolated rock in the Atlantic is a sought after and contested place article icon

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Rocky relations: Why an isolated rock in the Atlantic is a sought after and contested place

Rockall is an uninhabitable granite islet situated in the North Atlantic Ocean. It lies within the exclusive economic zone of the United Kingdom and is claimed by the UK as its territory. As Dr Gerry Mooney explains, this claim is not recognised by its neighbours.

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In deep, stormy waters: Scotland, the UK and the politics of fishing article icon

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In deep, stormy waters: Scotland, the UK and the politics of fishing

Four of the top five UK ports for landed weight are in Scotland. Is there a possibility of an independent Scotland opting to become an EU member re-joining the EUs Common Fisheries Policy?

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Brexit and Scotland’s fishing communities article icon

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Brexit and Scotland’s fishing communities

Dr Gerry Mooney looks at the importance of Scotland's fishing industry and how Brexit is leading to an uncertain future.

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Will Brexit spell the end of fishing quotas? article icon

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Will Brexit spell the end of fishing quotas?

The Leave campaign promised that Brexit would help fishers ‘take back control’ of Britain’s fishing waters and stocks. But how quotas are allocated has always been a national decision.

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Society, Politics & Law 

Was it right to hold a Referendum on Brexit?

Explore your opinions alongside experts and other learners, to see whether a vote to leave the EU should have taken place.

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How did a natural disaster take us closer to Brexit? article icon

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How did a natural disaster take us closer to Brexit?

The framing of the national debate around Brexit owed a debt to coverage of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, says Rahel Cramer.

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Information blackout at the Council of Europe? article icon

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Information blackout at the Council of Europe?

The Council of Europe's crucial activities come with a deep responsibility to ensure public access to its historic decision-making. Unfortunately, this has been sadly lacking for a number of years.

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Climate change is triple risk to Europe

New studies confirm climate change’s triple risk to Europe. The heat is on, lives are at risk and the floods are arriving earlier.

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Canada & UK launch coal phaseout plan

At the UN climate summit, a group of countries has undertaken to end the use and the financing of coal.

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‘Rule Britannia, Britannia Rules the Waves’: From fishing patriotism to pragmatism article icon

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‘Rule Britannia, Britannia Rules the Waves’: From fishing patriotism to pragmatism

Pop quiz: which UK industry is approximately equal in size to sewing machine manufacturing, yet claims to have swung the Brexit vote?

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Northern Ireland’s Brexit border: the promise of invisibility article icon

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Northern Ireland’s Brexit border: the promise of invisibility

What is happening with Northern Ireland's border and Brexit - and where are the negotiations going?

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