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Fatal Fall on board MFV Artemis Report published

Fatal Fall on board MFV Artemis Report published

An MAIB report has concluded that alcohol and a modified hatch from the wheelhouse to the deck below could have contributed to the death of the skipper on the Armetis FR809 at Kilkeel harbour.

Search stood down for the night

Search stood down for the night

The search for a missing fisherman off the south-east coast of Ireland has been stood down for the night due to failing light and deteriorating weather conditions.

Shock as fishermen lost off Hook Head

Shock as fishermen lost off Hook Head

The news from the Kilmore Fishing Quay Fleet is that the search for the missing crew member of a fishing boat from their fleet remains ongoing.