Video appears to show British fishermen using DOLPHINS to target their catch

A marine life charity has shared a video which appears to show fishermen using a controversial technique where they use live DOLPHINS to target their catch.

John Hourton, 54, volunteers for the Blue Planet Society and said he was shocked by the video when he was sent it by a witness.

In the footage, a fishing boat can be seen laying a ring net to catch sardines - but shows dolphins are also trapped in the net in the sea off Mevagissey, Cornwall.

This video was filmed 1st February 2020.