Friday 7 December 2012

Thursday 22 November 2012

Lapwing coming alongside

We sailed on Tuesday night .just fishing away here

Wednesday 14 November 2012


We landed in Peterhead early this morning with about 30 ton for 6 and half days fishing .Nice mixed fish but unfortunately prices were quite poor except for these 3 halibut which were expensive !!

Monday 5 November 2012

Some of the big Cod we landed last trip

Sailed again!!

That's us sailed , we landed last Wednesday

Saturday 25 August 2012

My six old nephew gave me this painting of the Budding Rose
Lapwing with a 5 ton haul this last trip

Thursday 26 July 2012

5 ton haul this trip.

Thursday 7 June 2012

We landed in Peterhead tonight after 5 and a half days fishing on the Viking Bank . Nice catch of mixed fish

Tuesday 29 May 2012

We landed today . Prices were okay some species better than others pity we couldn't catch more halibut they were very expensive !!
8 ton haul of mixed fish last trip.

Thursday 24 May 2012

Peterhead pair trawlers Harvester and Ocean Harvester fishing beside us yesterday.

Wednesday 23 May 2012

Pity the weathers not like this all the time!!

Tuesday 22 May 2012


We are pairing just now with the Fraserburgh Sunrise FR379 my usual partner Lapwing is get a engine overhaul
We landed on Peterhead fishmarket yesterday ( Monday) after 4 days fishing. Prices were good for our mixed catch

Sunday 6 May 2012

Some of our top quality codling
Some of our halibut for sale on Peterhead fishmarket tomorrow

Saturday 5 May 2012

We came into this morning after fishing for 7 days . 28 ton each mostly Cod and haddock

Tuesday 17 April 2012

New main engine for Budding Rose !!

As you can see by the lack of activity of our blog lately we haven't been fishing for a while!!We are getting a new main engine fitted!! Hope to be back on the fishing grounds sometime next week.!!

Sunday 12 February 2012

Lapwing hauling a few days ago

We came in this morning after getting good fishing the last 36 hrs.Our catch of 28 ton of cod, haddock and whiting will be sold tomorrow morning

Wednesday 8 February 2012

Tuesday 7 February 2012

Fine morning , second day into our trip.We sailed on Sunday night just scrapping away mixture of cod, haddock and whiting

Tuesday 31 January 2012

Some of our landed today on Peterhead fishmarket
We landed today after 6 days fishing east of Shetland . We caught 28 ton of cod , whiting and haddock . Picture of lapwing bagging a few days ago.

Tuesday 17 January 2012

Coming alongside the Lapwing this last trip(picture taken by mate of Lapwing)
We landed today ,nice catch of mixed fish but prices were poor

Monday 9 January 2012

We took our net aboard this morning and are sailing tonight for our first trip this year.