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Administrative Port: Brixham
County: Devon
Population: 49021

Paignton is a seaside town on the coast of Devon, England. It has origins as a Celtic settlement and grew as a small fishing village. Nowadays, Paignton's economy relies extensively on tourism and the town is marketed as a location for family holidays.[1]

Images of Paignton

Background information
Fishing Fleet Vessel type 1 2
Fishing Fleet Vessel type 2 0
Fishing Fleet Vessel type 3
Fishing Fleet Vessels total 2 [2]
Landings Total Landings (tonnes) Demersal (tonnes)
Landings Total Landings (tonnes) Pelagic (tonnes)
Landings Total Landings (tonnes) Shellfish (tonnes)
Landings Total Landings (tonnes) Main species (tonnes)
Landings Total Landings (tonnes) All species (tonnes)
Landings Values Demersal
Landings Values Pelagic
Landings Values Shellfish
Landings Values All species
Landings Number of fishermen Number of fishermen (Regular)
Landings Number of fishermen Number of fishermen (Part-time)
Landings Number of fishermen Number of fishermen Total
Landings Major fish species
Landings Landing points
Landings Location of auctions
Governance and organisation Governance
Governance and organisation FLAG
Governance and organisation Location of fishermen's organisations
Branding Brand labels
Fish as food Fish selling Fishmonger: 'The Fish Plaice, 1 Victoria St, Town Centre, Paignton TQ4 5DH
Fish as food Fish processing Kingfisher Brixham, Unit 4/5, Torbay Business Park, Woodview Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7HP
Fish as food Restaurants/hotels Richard's Fish Café, 39 Seaway Rd, Paignton, Torbay TQ3 2NX
Tourism & Education Tourism & Fishing Fishing Trip: Ashleys Fishing Trips, North Quay, The Harbour, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6DU
Tourism & Education Festivals Torbay Fishing Festival
Tourism & Education Fishing museums
Tourism & Education Aquariums
Tourism & Education Monuments
Tourism&Education Fishing training School

Vessel type 1: <10 m vessels
Vessel type 2: >10 m vessels