Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 11 °C Sunday 20 October, 2019

#rockall

# rockall - Friday 28 June, 2019

Rockall: Irish and Scottish ministers to hold 'intensive process' in bid to solve dispute

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar discussed the matter with Nicola Sturgeon today in Manchester.

# rockall - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Varadkar: Irish fishing rights around Rockall will change after Brexit

The Taoiseach said there’s currently “no basis” for excluding Irish vessels from fishing in the waters

# rockall - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Taoiseach: 'Rockall is an uninhabitable rock and is not something Ireland and Scotland should fight over'

The Irish and Scottish governments are in dispute over the Atlantic sea island.

# rockall - Monday 10 June, 2019

Coveney says Ireland won't change its Rockall fishing policy 'on the back of a threat' from Scotland

Coveney said that it was important to “take the heat” out of the discussion around the disputed island.

# rockall - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Scottish minister warns 'illegal' Irish vessels could be boarded as Creed dismisses Navy involvement

Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed said he hopes a “sensible solution” can be found on the issue of Rockall.

# rockall - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Head of Scottish fishing group says Ireland would be 'unwise' to pick fight over Rockall

The Irish government said yesterday it rejected Scotland’s warnings of “enforcement action” against Irish fishing vessels.

# rockall - Friday 7 June, 2019

Irish govt rejects Scottish threat of 'enforcement action' against Irish fishing vessels near Rockall

The jurisdiction over the 12 mile area around Rockall have long been disputed.

# rockall - Monday 17 April, 2017

Who owns Rockall? The history of the Atlantic dispute between Ireland and the UK Brexit Bounty This post contains videos

Who owns Rockall? The history of the Atlantic dispute between Ireland and the UK

The uninhabited island has been the source of a long-running dispute.