This edition includes the appointment of an additional Regional Manager for Wales, Dr Emma Wootton who joins Dr Holly Whiteley in the team with both Managers working 3 days per week. Emma is based in Pembrokeshire and will be key point of contact for South Wales-based businesses and stakeholders. Emma’s biography and contact details can be found at:

Wales Fishing Safety Project Officer / Swyddog Prosiect Diogelwch Pysgota

Seafish are sourcing for a part-time (0.6FTE) project officer to manage the delivery and administration of the Wales Fishing Safety Awareness Project. This is an industry-led, insight-driven program of communication and engagement activity to increase commercial fishermen’s awareness of key health and safety issues and improve the safety culture of the Welsh fishing fleet. The closing date for applications is Friday 17th January 2020. Please share this opportunity with any interested parties in your networks. Further information and how to apply can be found at:

New Seafish Wales Advisory Committee (SWAC) Chair / Cadeirydd newydd ar gyfer Pwyllgor Cynghori Seafish Cymru (SWAC)

Seafish are currently searching for a new chairperson for the Seafish Wales Advisory Committee (SWAC). The closing date for applications is Friday 10 January. Further information can be found at:

The full Seafish Wales update can be found at: