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#Fishing

# fishing - Monday 8 July, 2013

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"
# Fishing
# Fishing

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"

Jul 8th 2013, 12:00 PM 4,151 Views 14 Comments

The government has launched a new safety initiative aimed at stemming the number of fatalities in the fishing industry.

# fishing - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Irish fishing vessel detained off Wexford coast
# Detained
# Detained

Irish fishing vessel detained off Wexford coast

Jul 4th 2013, 10:00 PM 12,891 Views 40 Comments

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service at 8.30pm this evening off the coast of Wexford.

# fishing - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Meet the 200-year-old fish caught in the US
# Old Trout
From The Daily Edge
# Old Trout

Meet the 200-year-old fish caught in the US

Jul 3rd 2013, 3:02 PM 21,836 Views 113 Comments

Henry Liebman was on holiday when he hooked the very, very old rockfish.

# fishing - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

When it comes to fishing, Clint Dempsey doesn't mess about
# Hobby
From The42
# Hobby

When it comes to fishing, Clint Dempsey doesn't mess about

Jul 2nd 2013, 6:53 PM 4,333 Views 1 Comment

There have been unconfirmed reports of a planned fish-off between the Spurs star and Angling Times cover boy Tony Hibbert.

# fishing - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Gone fishin': Tony Hibbert is on the cover of this month's Angling Times, ladies
# Carping On
From The42
# Carping On

Gone fishin': Tony Hibbert is on the cover of this month's Angling Times, ladies

Jun 25th 2013, 8:24 PM 2,230 Views 4 Comments

This bates all.

# fishing - Friday 14 June, 2013

‘Personal location transmitters for fishermen should be mandatory’ says Doherty
# Lost
# Lost

‘Personal location transmitters for fishermen should be mandatory’ says Doherty

Jun 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,368 Views 21 Comments

Sinn Fein’s Pearse Doherty wants location devices to be worn by all fishermen who are out at sea.

# fishing - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Brothers mourned as family claim 'fishermen are being pushed to their limits'
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Brothers mourned as family claim 'fishermen are being pushed to their limits'

Jun 13th 2013, 6:00 PM 10,083 Views 8 Comments

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney extended his sympathies to the Bolger family.

# fishing - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Three fishermen dead after boat capsizes off Co Waterford
# Tramore Bay
# Tramore Bay

Three fishermen dead after boat capsizes off Co Waterford

Jun 12th 2013, 7:57 PM 15,886 Views 33 Comments

The three men were aboard a fishing punt which is thought to have overturned in Tramore Bay.

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws
# Escorted Ashore
# Escorted Ashore

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws

Jun 12th 2013, 10:08 AM 5,890 Views 14 Comments

The vessel is now being handed over to gardaí by the Naval Service.

# fishing - Thursday 30 May, 2013

European Parliament reaches agreement on controversial fisheries reform
# Fishing
# Fishing

European Parliament reaches agreement on controversial fisheries reform

May 30th 2013, 7:37 AM 4,356 Views 29 Comments

This follows tough negotiations by the Irish Presidency and strong protests here.

# fishing - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen
# Fishing
# Fishing

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen

May 15th 2013, 10:01 AM 4,425 Views 15 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture has said that final negotiations on the Common Fisheries Policy are to begin soon.

# fishing - Friday 29 March, 2013

More than 200 Latvians airlifted from drifting ice floes
# Rescue
# Rescue

More than 200 Latvians airlifted from drifting ice floes

Mar 29th 2013, 4:15 PM 8,938 Views 13 Comments

Good Friday saw a spike in the number of people engaging in recreational ice fishing, which is hugely popular in the tiny Baltic state.

# fishing - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands
# Fishing
# Fishing

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands

Mar 19th 2013, 7:55 PM 18,420 Views 52 Comments

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

EU ministers ban trawlers from discarding fish
# Europe
# Europe

EU ministers ban trawlers from discarding fish

Feb 27th 2013, 7:36 AM 4,824 Views 25 Comments

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney said the reform marked “extraordinary progress” in the Common Fisheries Policy.

# fishing - Friday 15 February, 2013

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast
# Death
# Death

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast

Feb 15th 2013, 7:49 AM 7,961 Views 3 Comments

It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.

# fishing - Friday 18 January, 2013

EU and Norway sign agreement in fisheries negotiations
# Fishing
# Fishing

EU and Norway sign agreement in fisheries negotiations

Jan 18th 2013, 3:00 PM 4,138 Views 16 Comments

Minister Simon Coveney said the agreement would now allow fishermen and fish factories “to get on with their business in the normal way”.

# fishing - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Calls made to reverse over-fishing trends and ban trawling
# Fishing
# Fishing

Calls made to reverse over-fishing trends and ban trawling

Dec 19th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,526 Views 19 Comments

European Fish Ministers are due to meet this week for the annual distribution of fishing quotas.

# fishing - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas
# Fishing
# Fishing

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas

Dec 18th 2012, 11:41 AM 3,933 Views 37 Comments

Coveney said proposed cuts to quotas will have serious implications for Irish fishermen and jobs.

# fishing - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast
# Naval Service
# Naval Service

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast

Dec 2nd 2012, 6:28 PM 9,218 Views 17 Comments

The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

French fishing boat detained by naval service
# At Sea
# At Sea

French fishing boat detained by naval service

Sep 12th 2012, 1:37 PM 5,232 Views 18 Comments

The boat was stopped off the Cork coast late last night and will be handed over to Gardaí.

# fishing - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Ballycotton lifeboat called out to fishing vessel
# Lifeboat
# Lifeboat

Ballycotton lifeboat called out to fishing vessel

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:09 PM 5,186 Views 7 Comments

The boat was taking in water and the lifeboat was called to help the two men on board.

# fishing - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Two bodies found in Clare coast search
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Two bodies found in Clare coast search

Aug 14th 2012, 1:31 PM 5,020 Views 8 Comments

Small boat had been reported missing last night when it failed to return to Quilty. Bodies of two men were found after midday today.

# fishing - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Naval Service detain Irish fishing boat
# Fishing
# Fishing

Naval Service detain Irish fishing boat

Aug 8th 2012, 10:22 AM 4,102 Views 13 Comments

The Naval Service have carried out 946 boardings and detained 12 vessels so far this year.

# fishing - Monday 30 July, 2012

Naval service detain Irish fishing boat
# Fishing
# Fishing

Naval service detain Irish fishing boat

Jul 30th 2012, 4:32 PM 4,917 Views 4 Comments

The vessel was detained off the coast of Clare and is being held over an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Thursday 19 April, 2012

China fish trial ‘major boost’ for Irish fisheries – Simon Coveney
# Fisheries
# Fisheries

China fish trial ‘major boost’ for Irish fisheries – Simon Coveney

Apr 19th 2012, 7:00 AM 3,159 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s trade mission to China has secured 155 per cent increase on its quota for boarfish, which has been described as a “real opportunity and a boost to Irish fishermen and processors”.

# fishing - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Irish Naval Service detains British fishing vessel
# Naval Service
# Naval Service

Irish Naval Service detains British fishing vessel

Apr 10th 2012, 5:08 PM 4,939 Views 35 Comments

The British-registered vessel was detained around 33 nautical miles off the coast of Kerry this afternoon over an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# fishing - Monday 26 March, 2012

'Ghost ship' from Japan tsunami spotted off Canada
# Ghost Ship
# Ghost Ship

'Ghost ship' from Japan tsunami spotted off Canada

Mar 26th 2012, 8:28 AM 6,909 Views 18 Comments

The fishing vessel has spent the last year drifting all the way across the Pacific with nobody on board.

# fishing - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Fisherman dies after Lough Corrib fall
# Fisherman
# Fisherman

Fisherman dies after Lough Corrib fall

Mar 20th 2012, 8:41 AM 2,078 Views 9 Comments

Two fishermen were airlifted to hospital yesterday after entering the water at Lough Corrib.

# fishing - Monday 19 March, 2012

Ireland pushes for sanctions against Faroe Islands, Iceland for 'unsustainable fishing'
# Mackerel
# Mackerel

Ireland pushes for sanctions against Faroe Islands, Iceland for 'unsustainable fishing'

Mar 19th 2012, 6:00 PM 4,985 Views 33 Comments

Minister Simon Coveney received support from various EU ministers to fast track the adoption of effective trade sanctions against the countries.

# fishing - Friday 16 March, 2012

Fishing boat sinks in New Zealand, 8 presumed dead
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Fishing boat sinks in New Zealand, 8 presumed dead

Mar 16th 2012, 7:59 AM 1,269 Views 1 Comment

A seven-year-old boy is among eight people believed dead after a fishing boat sank in rough weather off the coast of southern New Zealand yesterday.

# fishing - Friday 24 February, 2012

Dolphin and seal found dead on Waterford beach
# Shooting
# Shooting

Dolphin and seal found dead on Waterford beach

Feb 24th 2012, 10:39 AM 5,166 Views 32 Comments

The animals had injuries consistent with gunshot wounds – just days after two other seals were found shot dead on the same beach.

# fishing - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Watch and relax: Fishing under ice in Finland
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

Watch and relax: Fishing under ice in Finland

Jan 25th 2012, 11:46 AM 2,444 Views 7 Comments

The most relaxing video you will come across today.

# fishing - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Third body found in Cork search
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

Third body found in Cork search

Jan 22nd 2012, 1:03 PM 2,333 Views 2 Comments

The body is believed to be be that one of of the Egyptian crew members of the Tit Bonhomme. Two fishermen from the sunken trawler have yet to be found.

# fishing - Saturday 21 January, 2012

North Korean ambassador let off hook over illegal fishing
# Diplomacy At Work
# Diplomacy At Work

North Korean ambassador let off hook over illegal fishing

Jan 21st 2012, 7:07 PM 6,107 Views 15 Comments

The diplomat was caught angling without a permit in Berlin – but simply told police he was the North Korean ambassador and carried on.

# fishing - Friday 13 January, 2012

Fishing vessel detained by Naval Service
# Fishing
# Fishing

Fishing vessel detained by Naval Service

Jan 13th 2012, 12:51 PM 2,333 Views 26 Comments

The British registered boat allegedly breached fishing regulations.

# fishing - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Injured fisherman evacuated from Spanish fishing vessel off Cork
# Coastguard
# Coastguard

Injured fisherman evacuated from Spanish fishing vessel off Cork

Jan 5th 2012, 3:22 PM 2,097 Views 9 Comments

An Air Corps maritime patrol aircraft was called 100 miles off Cork to tend to an injured fisherman on board a Spanish vessel.

# fishing - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Irish Sea prawn fishery reopens - and other fish quotas increase
# Fishing Quotas
# Fishing Quotas

Irish Sea prawn fishery reopens - and other fish quotas increase

Dec 17th 2011, 9:47 AM 2,698 Views 8 Comments

Cod catches overall will have to be cut by 25 per cent in 2012 – but many other fish quotas are raised after late-night EU negotiations.