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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…

There is ‘outrage’ in the Killybegs area amid fears that ten million euro worth of work at the local harbour may not go ahead as planned. Fianna Fail Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher says an extension and improvements to the centre were expected to start about now but he fears…

Fish-farmers in the south Donegal area say a new site must be found to dump silt as part work on the extension of the Harbour in Killybegs. The Department of Agriculture wants to apply to the Environmental Protection Agency for a licence to dump almost 100,000 tonnes of silt from…

A Donegal Sinn Fein TD has hit out at Marine Minister Michael Creed following his decision to introduce new rules at Killlybegs Harbour restricting access hours to the port’s boat lifting system. Deputy Pearse Doherty has described the decision as “an insult” to those who depend on the Syncrolift boat…