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Youghal RNLI assists fishing vessel

Youghal RNLI assists fishing vessel

On Sunday, June 14th, Youghal’s inshore lifeboat and her volunteer crew, helmed by Liam Keogh, responded to their pagers, after the alarm was raised by two fishermen onboard a fishing vessel with steering failure. The lifeboat launched at 12.57 pm to the 20ft...
Greater support needed for fishing communities

Greater support needed for fishing communities

Last Wednesday (June 10th), Holly Cairns, Social Democrat spokesperson on Agriculture, Food, and the Marine, raised the issue of supporting small fishing communities in the Dáil. Speaking on the government’s Annual Statement on Climate Action and Low Carbon...