Trawlerman wins book deal

By Jamie Buchan

Published: 19/06/2010

You’ve watched the TV series, you’ve eaten the prawns and you may even have voted in the election.

Now, get ready to read the book. Peterhead skipper Jimmy Buchan, perhaps Britain’s best known fisherman, has signed a deal for his life story with a leading UK publisher.

The 49-year-old rose to fame when he was first featured in the BBC’s groundbreaking Trawlermen series in 2006.

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