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#Fishing

# fishing - Friday 18 April, 2014

Navy detains Spanish fishing boat off the coast of Mizen Head

The boat was stopped for alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Recovering from the rains: Fishing industry battles on

However, funding remains a significant hindrance to many fishermen.

# fishing - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Atlantic mackerel deal thrashed out but Iceland holds firm and doesn't sign

The EU, Norway and the Faroe Islands have reached agreement although Simon Coveney expresses reservations.

# fishing - Saturday 11 January, 2014

HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal

The 21-year-old was tragically killed on the premises where he worked yesterday.

# fishing - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Bond of €136,000 imposed on Wexford fishing vessel

Restrictions on fishing methods are there to allow spawning of important species such as Cod, Haddock and Whiting, said the Sea Fisheries Protection Authority.

# fishing - Monday 16 December, 2013

Coveney facing "exceptionally tough" negotiations on fishing quotas

Proposals put forward by the European Commission would severely cut quotas for some of the stocks of vital importance to Irish fishing communities.

Search resumes for man who fell into water while fishing

The man was fishing with a friend yesterday when he fell into the water.

# fishing - Sunday 1 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge This woman fishing is absolutely terrified of fish Trout Of Her Wits

This woman fishing is absolutely terrified of fish

Why is she fishing? We may never know.

# fishing - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

UK fishing vessel detained off Cork coast

The vessel was allegedly in breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

New developments in the London slavery case, the latest on the Iran talks, Labour’s strong poll showing, and a big birthday for ‘The Doctor’.

# fishing - Friday 22 November, 2013

One of the largest fishing vessels in the world detained by Irish Naval Service

It brings to 922 the number of boardings conducted this year by the Naval Service.

# fishing - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Irish fishing vessel detained off Waterford coast

This detention is the twelfth made by the Naval Service this year following 901 boardings.

# fishing - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Coveney opposes EU plans on mackerel quotas

The European Commission is attempting to end a dispute with Iceland and the Faroe Islands over fishing rights in the north-east Atlantic.

# fishing - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Spanish fishing vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast

The detention was in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Navy divers retrieve body from the water in Clare

The search for a missing fisherman who was washed into the sea resumed this morning.

# fishing - Monday 7 October, 2013

Rough seas could delay search for missing fisherman in Clare

The man was fishing with friends yesterday when a wave washed him off the rocks.

# fishing - Friday 20 September, 2013

Five rescued from fishing vessel in 17-hour operation

The crew got into trouble when the vessel’s nets became entangled in its propellers.

# fishing - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Coveney: I've been to too many funerals and scenes of bodies brought ashore

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, Coveney spoke of the loss in his own family

# fishing - Monday 8 July, 2013

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"

The government has launched a new safety initiative aimed at stemming the number of fatalities in the fishing industry.

# fishing - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Irish fishing vessel detained off Wexford coast

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service at 8.30pm this evening off the coast of Wexford.

# fishing - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Meet the 200-year-old fish caught in the US Old Trout

Meet the 200-year-old fish caught in the US

Henry Liebman was on holiday when he hooked the very, very old rockfish.

# fishing - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

From The42 When it comes to fishing, Clint Dempsey doesn't mess about Hobby

When it comes to fishing, Clint Dempsey doesn't mess about

There have been unconfirmed reports of a planned fish-off between the Spurs star and Angling Times cover boy Tony Hibbert.

# fishing - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

From The42 Gone fishin': Tony Hibbert is on the cover of this month's Angling Times, ladies Carping On

# fishing - Friday 14 June, 2013

‘Personal location transmitters for fishermen should be mandatory’ says Doherty

Sinn Fein’s Pearse Doherty wants location devices to be worn by all fishermen who are out at sea.

# fishing - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Brothers mourned as family claim 'fishermen are being pushed to their limits'

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney extended his sympathies to the Bolger family.

# fishing - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Three fishermen dead after boat capsizes off Co Waterford

The three men were aboard a fishing punt which is thought to have overturned in Tramore Bay.

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws

The vessel is now being handed over to gardaí by the Naval Service.

# fishing - Thursday 30 May, 2013

European Parliament reaches agreement on controversial fisheries reform

This follows tough negotiations by the Irish Presidency and strong protests here.

# fishing - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen

The Minister for Agriculture has said that final negotiations on the Common Fisheries Policy are to begin soon.

# fishing - Friday 29 March, 2013

More than 200 Latvians airlifted from drifting ice floes

Good Friday saw a spike in the number of people engaging in recreational ice fishing, which is hugely popular in the tiny Baltic state.

# fishing - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know as you start your day.

EU ministers ban trawlers from discarding fish

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney said the reform marked “extraordinary progress” in the Common Fisheries Policy.

# fishing - Friday 15 February, 2013

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast

It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.

# fishing - Friday 18 January, 2013

EU and Norway sign agreement in fisheries negotiations

Minister Simon Coveney said the agreement would now allow fishermen and fish factories “to get on with their business in the normal way”.

# fishing - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Calls made to reverse over-fishing trends and ban trawling

European Fish Ministers are due to meet this week for the annual distribution of fishing quotas.

# fishing - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas

Coveney said proposed cuts to quotas will have serious implications for Irish fishermen and jobs.

# fishing - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast

The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

French fishing boat detained by naval service

The boat was stopped off the Cork coast late last night and will be handed over to Gardaí.

# fishing - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Ballycotton lifeboat called out to fishing vessel

The boat was taking in water and the lifeboat was called to help the two men on board.