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Irish Fishing Communities Take Their Case To Europe

Irish Fishing Communities Take Their Case To Europe

A delegation of representatives of the fishing industry and fishing communities from around Ireland will be in Brussels on Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st May to make the case for Ireland’s fishing fleet to be allocated a fair share of the fish in Irish waters.   Sinn...

Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 rides the crest of a wave

Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 rides the crest of a wave

Even before the doors opened at Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 there was a perceptible air of excitement among the exhibitors at the superb exhibiting hall of the P&J Live arena in Aberdeen. The visitors’ car park was filling-up nicely and after a challenging two...

Regional

Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 rides the crest of a wave

Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 rides the crest of a wave

Even before the doors opened at Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 there was a perceptible air of excitement among the exhibitors at the superb exhibiting hall of the P&J Live arena in Aberdeen. The visitors’ car park was filling-up nicely and after a challenging two...

Europe

Irish Fishing Communities Take Their Case To Europe

Irish Fishing Communities Take Their Case To Europe

A delegation of representatives of the fishing industry and fishing communities from around Ireland will be in Brussels on Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st May to make the case for Ireland’s fishing fleet to be allocated a fair share of the fish in Irish waters.   Sinn...

International

“No Weigh!”,  Our Way Or The Highway Say SFPA

“No Weigh!”, Our Way Or The Highway Say SFPA

There is absolute shock and genuine anger in Killybegs tonight as over 60 workers sent home due to failure to allowa Danish vessel land fish into port CEO of the IFPO, Brendan Byrne has slammed the attitude and instrangience of the SFPA to accommodate a landing of...

Research

Notices

2023 Show Dates and Seafood Reception Announced for Irish Skipper Expo

2023 Show Dates and Seafood Reception Announced for Irish Skipper Expo

Reflecting the Right Tide – Irish Skipper Expo to take place on the 24th & 25th February 2023 The return of the Irish Skipper Expo was welcomed in the industry with open arms this year, with exhibitors and visitors thrilled to have the opportunity to get back to...

Events

Scottish pelagic skippers show interest in MLD doors

Scottish pelagic skippers show interest in MLD doors

MLD were exhibiting in Aberdeen to introduce their MLD steerable trawl doors to the Scottish Pelagic fisheries. MLD has developed the doors since 2016 in co-operation with Faroese Pelagic skippers and they started suppling the doors to Faroese trawlers in 2021. Torben...

Safety News

Shetland’s fishing fleet now safer at sea 

Shetland’s fishing fleet now safer at sea 

The crews of Shetland’s whitefish boats will benefit from new defibrillators being donated to help save lives at sea. A dozen new devices, designed to give controlled electrical shocks to the heart of someone in cardiac arrest, have been secured for the local fleet...

Irish Skipper Expo

25 & 26 March 2022

Scottish Skipper Expo

13 & 14 May 2022

English Skipper Expo

to be confirmed