Celtic Sea APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To highlight the economic and transportation potential of the Celtic Sea within the UK parliament.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Celtic Sea

1. Landing Obligation 2019 - Rules and regulations
02/12/2019 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to Demersal Towed Gears Fishing in the Celtic Sea (Excluding Nephrop s V essels and Beam

2. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2020
04/02/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to the Nephrops Fishery in the Celtic Sea Celtic Sea Protection Zone Introduction This

3. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2021
06/01/2021 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to the Nephrops f ishery in the Celtic Sea Celtic Sea Protection Zone Introduction This

4. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2020
04/02/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: the Celtic Sea (excluding Beam Trawlers) See separate guidance for Nephrops vessels. Celtic Sea Protection

5. Landing Obligation 2019 - Rules and regulations
02/12/2019 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: 2019 Applicable to the Celtic Sea Nephrops F ishery Document No.: E508

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Celtic Sea

1. Billy McNeill MBE
20/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: John O’Hara, was one of the founding fathers of Celtic football club back in 1888. Secondly, I am a very—I - Speech Link
2: debate? Billy McNeill had a long association with Celtic spanning more than 60 years as a player, manager - Speech Link
3: Billy McNeill was a one-club man, and that club was Celtic, for whom he played a remarkable 822 times between - Speech Link

2. Agriculture and Fisheries Council
31/01/2017 - Written Statements

1: for quota stocks in the North sea, Atlantic, channel, Irish and Celtic seas, were first on the agenda - Speech Link

3. EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement: Fishing Industry
14/01/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: have responsibility for shared stocks in the North sea.We have also developed new bilateral arrangements - Speech Link
2: Government have promised our fishing industry a sea of opportunity, but, today, our boats are tied up - Speech Link
3: There are some uplifts for fishermen in the Celtic sea, and in particular those in Cornwall—as I mentioned - Speech Link

4. EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement: Fishing Industry
19/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: fishing opportunities on shared stocks in the North Sea. There will also be a UK-EU bilateral negotiation - Speech Link
2: in year 1. On North Sea cod, we have an increase from 47% to 57%. On Celtic sea haddock, our share has - Speech Link
3: limited to a number of ICES areas—the southern North Sea, the channel and the Bristol Channel. We want a vibrant - Speech Link

5. Cornish National Identity: 2021 Census
11/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: evening.We are all but an island, with the sea surrounding us on three sides and the Tamar River - Speech Link
2: Kingdom, and being British. Like my Celtic cousin, I say that we Celtic fringe nations can bring a true sense - Speech Link
3: acknowledge the Cornish nation, just as it does the other Celtic nations of the UK. It would also be of practical - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Celtic Sea
1. Sea Bass
asked by: Simon Jupp
29/03/2021
... if his Department will take steps to preserve bass stocks by (a) tackling illegal targeting by commercial boats and (b) limiting the use of inshore netting.

2. Sea Bass
asked by: Scott Mann
04/03/2019
... what steps his Department will take to tackle the problem of illegal landing of undersized bass; and for what reason the Cornwall Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority might face a legal challenge if they prohibited gill net meshes from 89 mm to 109 mm in order to stop this practice.

3. Sea Level
asked by: Marquess of Lothian
07/02/2019
... in response to that issue.

4. Sea Bass
asked by: Madeleine Moon
12/12/2018
... what steps he is taking with the European Commission to tackle illegal seabass fishing activity from commercial fixed netters.

5. Sea Level
asked by: Andy McDonald
22/11/2018
... what assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of that report's conclusions on expected sea level change; and what assessment he has made of the potential effect of such sea level changes on (a) roads and (b) railways.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Cherilyn Mackrory Portrait
Cherilyn Mackrory
Officer
Conservative - Truro and Falmouth
Joined: 16th December 2020
Steve Double Portrait
Steve Double
Officer
Conservative - St Austell and Newquay
Joined: 16th December 2020
Gary Streeter Portrait
Gary Streeter
Officer
Conservative - South West Devon
Joined: 16th December 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Selaine Saxby MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5952.

Email: selaine.saxby.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ross Stephen, Invicta Public Affairs, George House, 36 North Handover Street, Glasgow G1 2AD. Tel: 0141 212 7222

Email: ross.stephen@invicta.pa.co.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Celtic Sea APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Celtic Sea APPG

Former APPG Officers
Scott Mann Portrait
Scott Mann
Officer
Conservative - North Cornwall
Joined: 16th December 2020
Departed: 16th December 2020