Leading Journal of the Irish & UK Fishing Industries

Government waving the white flag on Rockall

Government waving the white flag on Rockall

Sinn Féin spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, John Brady TD, and spokesperson on Fisheries and the Marine, Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD, have accused the government of  “waving the white flag” on Britain’s ownership of Rockall and the fishing grounds around it. They were...
Is Fly Shooting the new Electric Pulse?

Is Fly Shooting the new Electric Pulse?

Is Fly Shooting the new Electric Pulse? By Jerry Percy – NUFTA NUTFA has been receiving reports of the increasing number of fly shooters operating initially in the eastern Channel but now fishing as far as western waters for a couple of years now. From initial...
EU Exit Carnage Inflicted On The UK Fishing Industry

EU Exit Carnage Inflicted On The UK Fishing Industry

NUFTA CEO Jerry Percy looks back at the fallout from the Brexit Deal Fishing was the undoubted poster boy for Brexit, underpinned by expansive promises from senior Government officials of taking back control, being an independent coastal state and benefiting from a...