FISHING: Recovery by agreements
Jean McLaughlin says she believes that EU membership is the cause of decline in our fishing industry.
But the biggest factor has been over-fishing for many years, leading to catastrophic falls first in herring, then in cod stocks.
Fortunately, both have somewhat recovered owing to Europe-wide agreements, but based on the work of British scientists.
Those agreements would not have worked without co-operation as fish, like environmental issues, cross borders.