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Thursday 2 February 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# anglers

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# dun laoghaire rnli
Two anglers cut off by rising tide in Killiney rescued by RNLI
The pair were brought to safety at Killiney beach.
# restrictions
Anglers can now fish within 5km of their home
The Taoiseach told the Dáil last week that “the issue of solitary fishing… has come up on a number occasions”.
# anglers
Eel fishermen who went out of business after Irish ban may soon receive financial support
The government has opened up talks with the European Commission to set up a support programme.
# city anglers
Nothing fishy here: 500 children from across Dublin have been taught how to fish
Children from Darndale, Jobstown, Mulhuddart, Whitechurch and a number of inner city youth projects took part in the initiative.
# Saved
Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'
Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.
# Tragedy
Man rescued after boat capsized in Lough Ree has died
The search is continuing for another man who was on the boat, while a third remains in hospital.