Nicola Sturgeon warned: Honour Brexit 'promise' to Scottish fishermen so UK can 'prosper'

THE leader of the Scottish Conservative Party has called for Nicola Sturgeon to honour a promise made to fishermen following the completion of Brexit.

Jackson Carlaw told Express.co.uk that the fishing industry was let down when Britain joined the European Union and that Brexit could result in 5,000 jobs in the Scottish fishing sector. Mr Carlaw also stated that it is crucial that strong fishing and agricultural terms are secured in the trade negotiations with the EU in order for Scotland to prosper and succeed post-Brexit.   

Mr Carlaw said: "We have made a very specific promise to fishermen in Scotland.

"The fishing...
source: Express

2020-04-09 10:02
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