Saturday, February 02, 2013

Los Cristianos fishermen protest at “slow death” of traditional fishing activities

Around 200 people protested through the streets near the harbour in Los Cristianos last night to try to avoid the closure of the Cofradía de Pescadores Nuestra Señora de Las Mercedes (the Lady of Mercedes Guild of Fishermen). The president of the Guild, Manuel Díaz, said that traditional fishing in the town is slowly dying [...]


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