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2020 Busy Year For Irish Coast Guard

2020 Busy Year For Irish Coast Guard

In an end of year commentary, the Coast Guard has highlighted, that despite the impact of Covid-19, 2020 has proven to be a relatively busy year. Overall, the Coast Guard coordinated 2643 incidents in comparison with 2490 incidents in 2019.  Activity over February,...
IS&WFPO Reacts to Brexit Deal

IS&WFPO Reacts to Brexit Deal

EU must use same yardstick as it did with UK Zone to rebalance quota in Irish Waters! Patrick Murphy, CEO of the IS&WFPO has given his members reaction to the EU-UK Post Brexit deal announced on Christmas eve. In a statement released to The Skipper he said; The...