Hatchery News November 2015

Download the latest National Lobster Hatchery Newsletter National Lobster Hatchery bags major research grant for Cornwall & the South West Job opportunities coming soon Cat Wilding, Education Officer joins the team The girl with the lobster tattoo – a lovely synopsis of discussions that took place at the NLH by

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VACANCY Post-Doc Research Fellowship at University of Exeter, working towards Lobster Grower 2 Project

Exciting opportunity for a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position at the University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Science, working towards the Lobster Grower 2 project. Closing Date 10th December 2015. https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=865954Dh9c&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA  

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National Lobster Hatchery Withdraws planning application

The National Lobster Hatchery has decided to withdraw its planning application to build a new hatchery, hidden within a disused quarry at the mouth of the Camel Estuary. The charity had planned to move production of juvenile lobsters for its stocking and research programmes to a purpose-built facility, with access

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Beer & Lobster with a charitable twist

Local award winning brewery ‘Padstow Brewing Company’ have shown their support for a very important local ‘claws’ with the launch of ‘Lobster Tale’; a delicious new ‘lobster inspired’ wheat beer with a charitable twist in its tail……! Not only is this mouth-watering new beer the ideal accompaniment to seafood; but

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National Lobster Hatchery bags major research grant for Cornwall and the South West

The National Lobster Hatchery, based in Padstow, has, along with consortium partners, been awarded funding for a £3m research project from Innovate UK and BBSRC. This will make a series of breakthroughs in the science and technology associated with lobster culture, which will help Europe catch up with the rest

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LOBSTER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Are you retired, with free time, or looking to learn new skills? Do you enjoy talking to members of the public? If you are over eighteen and have some time to spare, we are a local conservation charity in need of your help in our Visitor Centre! For details or

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We need your help

Dear Hatchery supporter, We are currently working on our plans to make a major development of the visitor centre in Padstow (something our customers have been telling us needs doing for years). It will allow us to make a series of exciting interactive exhibits and help customers to make sensible

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We would like to put the record straight about the National Lobster Hatchery’s planning application at stepper point.

  There is not going to be a visitor centre at stepper point, this will remain in Padstow.  The Stepper point facility will just be a hatchery for lobster stocking and will consist of a small, single storey 13mx21m building. The hatchery will be in the old quarry, not on

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National Lobster Hatchery plans to increase marine conservation efforts

The National Lobster Hatchery, based in Padstow is intending to expand its marine research, stocking and education work. For the past few years the charity has been operating at maximum capacity and its building is simply too small for the current scale of operations. “We are really struggling to fit

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