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A North West TD is warning that a decision taken at Cabinet level last night will be ‘devastating’ for the local fishing industry and could put a number of jobs in the processing of fish at risk in factories across the country.   The Cabinet has agreed a 66 million…

The Border Communities Against Brexit Group has announced a series of demonstrations along the border to oppose the threat by the British Government to trigger Article 16. Five demonstrations will take place at various points along the border, on Saturday next at 3pm. Events will be staged at Belcoo/Blacklion and…

A representative from the Border communities against Brexit has warned that if the European Court of justice is removed from having an overseeing role on the Brexit agreement then a trade war could take place between the EU and the UK.   The former Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern has also signaled…

A Sinn Féin MLA is claiming that the current labour shortages in agri-food and haulage are a direct result of the Brexit delivered by the Tories and the DUP. The Fermanagh & South Tyrone MLA, Jemma Dolan brought a motion to the Assembly today which called for action to end…

The CEO of the Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation says the burden due to Brexit needs to be fairly distributed between EU member states. Sean O’Donoghue was speaking after meeting with the The EU Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, Virginijus Sinkevicius, in Killybegs yesterday. He said they feel the deal is…

A Donegal Councillor and hotelier believes the negative impact Brexit will have on the hospitality sector is being overlooked because of the pandemic. Micheal Naughton fears it could be much worse for businesses than Covid-19 has been for the past 18 months. He says there are a number of other…