Island life at risk if ways to boost the fishing sector are not found

first_img A spokesperson for fishermen on Arranmore Island says if ways are not found to boost the sector and allow inshore fishermen back on the water, the future of offshore islands may be in jeopardy.Gerry Early was one of a number of fishermen who addressed the Oireachtas Fisheries Sub-Committee in Leinster House this week.He says the EU has accepted that it must take action and has already made some concessions.However, Gerry Early says the future of the islands is now at stake………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/earlysat.mp3[/podcast] Island life at risk if ways to boost the fishing sector are not found Previous articleStrickened Spanish vessel to be towed from Killbegs harbour on MondayNext articleChairman of the Donegal Woodland Owners Society calls for a stop to the sale of state forests News Highland WhatsApp Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Facebook Twitter Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist News Google+ By News Highland – March 30, 2013 Google+center_img WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Twitter Pinterest Facebook Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Pinterest Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumnlast_img read more

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