Crabbing Competition at Cary Arms Inn, Torquay 1st to 7th August

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Week long crabbing competition for all with award ceremony on Thursday night and ‘crabulous prizes up for grabs!’ Crab will be on the menu, and there is even talk of a barbeque on the terrace too. Cary Arms Inn & Restaurant, Beach Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LX Tel: 01803 327110 or visit their website here

Bridlington Fish & Chip Shop Wins National Award

Staff Winning Award at 149

Staff Winning Award at 149


Congratulations to the staff of Fish and Chips at 149 who won the National Fish & Chip Awards 2011. Matthew Silk and Tracy Poskitt took home the highest accolade in the fish and chip industry putting their success down to line caught fish and batter made of beef dripping. Find their shop at 149 Marton Rd, Bridlington, YO16 7DJ or click here for their website.

Please Vote

The poll is now open to vote for your favourite crabbing places in the UK. Don’t let Devon, Cornwall and Dorset steal the show – register your opinion now. Two readers have already disagreed with the list and voted for Cleethorpes and Hamble under the ‘other’ section.

River Hamble’s Annual Crabbing Competition, 2011

River Hamble’s Annual Crabbing Competition

Blown Away by Competitive Crabbing in Hampshire

My family and I were clueless crabbers until Saturday June 18th, when we headed to Hampshire amid gales and driving rain to the River Hamble’s Annual Crabbing Competition, 2011.

Crabbydays Goes to Staithes, North Yorkshire

Staithes, North Yorkshire

We really wanted to kick off our website with a wonderful post about crabbing in the lovely fishing village of Staithes in North Yorkshire. But the British weather had other plans and as we neared the coast the heavens opened…