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New project celebrates fishing heritage

Women working in the herring industry
Women working in the herring industry

Women who worked in the herring industry are being celebrated in a new project that's due to visit our region.

For almost a century the women followed the fishing fleet as boats trawled from Scotland down to the East of England.

A new exhibition will trace the route of the women. It will be calling at King's Lynn, Great Yarmouth and Southend.

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