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Irish fishermen are continuing to defy Scotland’s ban on fishing at Rockall for a third day today.   Sinn Fein is among those saying Ireland cannot abandon fishing crews under threat of action from Scottish authorities, in waters that do not belong to Britain.   Sean O’Donoghue from the Killybegs…

The Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation is to lead a search involving a convoy of fishermen this weekend in an effort to find the two missing crewmen of Rescue 116. A sweeping search of the waters near Blackrock island where the helicopter went down is to begin on Saturday morning. A convoy…

The Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation has described the outcome of fisheries talks which ended in Brussels this morning as positive. It has resulted in increases for the fishing of mackerel, blue whiting, herring and a number of other white fish species. However, there has been a reduction for haddock in the…