Calls for CFP reform as EU fishing deal is assessed in Donegal

first_img WhatsApp WhatsApp Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By admin – December 14, 2016 GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Pinterest Twitter Twitter Google+ Homepage BannerNews Previous articleMEP McGuinness will seek re-election as vice president after losing out on becoming EPP candidateNext articleShaun Doherty Show scoops prestigious accolade at this years Road Safety Awards admin center_img There are calls for the reform of the Common Fisheries Policy following the agreement of 2017 quotas by the EU Council of Fisheries Minsters. The meeting ended in the early hours of this morning.The Killybegs Fishermens Organisation says the overall outcome of the Fisheries Council that finished at 2am this morning was positive, with significant increases in three pelagic stocks.Quotas are up for mackerel, blue whiting and Atlanto Scandia herring.There were also increases in a number of important whitefish species but the KFO Chief Executive Sean O’Donaghue says reductions in haddock in the North West are disappointing…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/seankfo1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.The KFO says it is satisfied that Minister Michael Creed has, for the most part, delivered.Among those advising the minister last night was Leas Ceann Comhairle and former Junior Marine Minister Pat the Cope Gallagher.The Donegal Deputy says it’s hugely important that Irish quota increases under the Hague Preferences were maintained………..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/copefish.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Junior Minister Joe Mc Hugh says this again focuses attention on the need for a review of the Common Fisheries Policy…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/joemcfish.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Calls for CFP reform as EU fishing deal is assessed in Donegal Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamiltonlast_img read more