National charity, the Fishermen’s Mission, has announced the launch of a new fundraising initiative.
‘Catch of the Day’ is an online auction involving artists and celebrities including Fern Britton, Louis Walsh, Caroline Quentin and Jonathan Dimbleby, giving up their time to paint a ceramic sculpture in the shape of a fish, each standing around 40cm high and 30cm wide.
Each completed fish has been individually photographed and displayed on a special auction page www.fishmishauction.org.uk.
Registration and bidding has started for the auction which ends between May 16 and 19. The Fishermen’s Mission’s support active and retired fishermen and their families.