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Danny Gilbert


Danny Gilbert

Image | Nina Constable

Boat name


Fishing Method


Dan skppers his own boat from the tidal harbour of Newquay on Cornwall's north coast and fishes with pots for shellfish. A very sustainable method of fishing as any undersized crabs or lobster can be safely returned to the wild unharmed. 

Fish Caught



Hommarus gammarus

spider crab by Sarah McCartney

Spider Crab

Maja brachydactylus

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