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#Fishing

# fishing - Monday 4 July, 2016

MEP calls for "effective" ban on super trawlers in Irish waters

Líadh Ní Riada said that the trawlers were not being inspected properly.

# fishing - Sunday 22 May, 2016

This Irish documentary about fishing and oil is making people angry

Risteard O Domhnaill was behind the documentary The Pipe. Now he has returned with an acclaimed documentary voiced by Brendan Gleeson.

# fishing - Monday 28 March, 2016

Fishermen rescued off Arklow coastline

The distress call came in shortly before 8am this morning.

# fishing - Friday 22 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish lad caught a wallaby while fishing and was interviewed on the Australian news Australia

# fishing - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'

Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.

# fishing - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Egyptian national charged with immigration offence at Cork harbour

A search of a fishing boat was carried out this morning.

# fishing - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Exploitation on trawlers: Ministers were aware of illegal worker claims two years ago

Richard Bruton said he was “aware of the contention” that there were illegal workers in the industry.

# fishing - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Fisherman says the state confiscated his fish, then sold it themselves

But SFPA says it is merely observing the law.

# fishing - Monday 2 November, 2015

Major investigation by The Guardian lays bare 'modern slavery' on Irish fishing trawlers Trafficked To Ireland This post contains videos

Major investigation by The Guardian lays bare 'modern slavery' on Irish fishing trawlers

The year-long investigation says workers are being trafficked to Ireland.

# fishing - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Fisherman says he can't understand Met Éireann forecasters with foreign accents

The fisherman says he is not racist but has real health and safety concerns that weather reports are not being understood by some fishermen.

# fishing - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Fishing boat off Donegal coast nearly hit by submarine

The incident happened about 14 miles off Tory Island.

# fishing - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Man dies after being swept into sea off Waterford coast

The man was rescued from the water earlier this afternoon.

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler

A second man remains in a critical condition.

# fishing - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Sligo shop is proudly selling some very kinky-sounding items Plugged In

This Sligo shop is proudly selling some very kinky-sounding items

Everything’s coming up Fifty Shades out West.

# fishing - Monday 17 August, 2015

Investigation launched after 600 dead crayfish are found in Cavan

The impact of the likely cause could be “severe” and “irreversible”.

# fishing - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Irish Sea rescue after lobster boat carrying three men capsizes

The men are being treated for hypothermia.

Thieves are fishing keys from homes and sending the stolen cars to Africa

They’re taking them through your letterbox, gardaí say.

# fishing - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Freshly-caught fish gets its last revenge on unsuspecting little boy Oops Upside Yer Head

Freshly-caught fish gets its last revenge on unsuspecting little boy

Fish slap! Baby, fish slap!

# fishing - Friday 3 April, 2015

# fishing - Sunday 1 February, 2015

For one last time, you can check out this Irish navy ship that's travelled around the globe

LÉ Aoife navy ship, which has been in service for the last 35 years, was decommissioned yesterday.

# fishing - Friday 23 January, 2015

Dramatic video shows fishermen saved moments before their boat sank

The Irish vessel went down off the Isle of Lewis.

# fishing - Monday 19 January, 2015

Here's why sea bass might be off the menu at your local restaurant for a while...

The European Union implemented an emergency ban on open trawling of sea bass today.

# fishing - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

A super trawler banned from Australia is back in Irish waters

It has some fishermen concerned.

# fishing - Thursday 1 January, 2015

The day an Irish fishing boat was sunk by a British submarine Cold War This post contains videos

The day an Irish fishing boat was sunk by a British submarine

Newly released documents show the Government had ‘no intention’ to get involved in the crew’s case against the UK.

# fishing - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Like Dublin Bay prawns? Irish fishermen are allowed to catch more of them

Ireland convinced the European Commission’s to change their mind on fish quotas.

# fishing - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Ireland is allowing unmarked fuel to be used in private boats, so Europe is taking us to court

The European Commission asked Ireland to change legislation, and they haven’t.

# fishing - Monday 22 September, 2014

Over €35 million worth of property was stolen from Irish homes in the last year

That’s according to research carried out by the Garda National Crime Prevention Unit.

# fishing - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Asian Clam invasion prompts Longford angling ban

“An aggressive alien invasive species.”

# fishing - Thursday 28 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Family honour their beloved grandad with a beautiful message in a bottle Melvin's Journey

Family honour their beloved grandad with a beautiful message in a bottle

They’re hoping everyone who finds it will send it on its journey again. :’(

# fishing - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Massive fish nabs 4ft shark right off fisherman's line Shark Bite

# fishing - Sunday 3 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Boy drops phone on fishing trip, drains entire pond to find it Drained

Boy drops phone on fishing trip, drains entire pond to find it

How far would you go for your phone?

# fishing - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Body taken from the sea off Donegal

The man’s fishing vessel was spotted early this morning.

These jellyfish-killing robots could save the fishing industry billions per year

It’s a system called JEROS, or “jellyfish elimination robotic swarm”.

# fishing - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Amazing footage shows great white shark stealing bait from fishing boat Jumping The Shark

# fishing - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Can you guess what Ireland's most recession-proof industry is?

The clue is in the picture…

# fishing - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

11-year-old boy eaten by crocodile in Papua New Guinea

The boy’s limbs were found inside the crocodile and his head was discovered nearby.

# fishing - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

What can be done to improve access to finance for SMEs?

That’s one of the questions being asked in the Dáil today.

# fishing - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Spanish fishing vessel detained by naval service off Cork

The operation is in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Fishermen blamed for huge number of HIV cases in Ugandan village

The going rate for sex in Kasensero is as little as €1.50.

# fishing - Monday 21 April, 2014

Jamaica is still trying to get rid of the invasive lionfish that is eating everything in the sea

The candy-striped lionfish has a mane of venomous spines….but people are being encouraged to eat it.