Archive | August, 2012

Final closure on trawlermen’s compensation

3. August 2012

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After years of arguing that trawlermen be fairly compensated after they lost their jobs as a result of the Cod Wars, some closure has finally been achieved. The first success was achieved in 2000-2003 when it was accepted that trawlermen would receive £1,000 per year of service (provided they lost their job after 1st January [...]

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