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Navy Divers deployed in MFV ‘Alize’ Search

Navy Divers deployed in MFV ‘Alize’ Search

Reports this evening have conveyed that the Naval Services Diving Section (NSDS) are concentrating on an area ten nautical miles south-west of Hook Head as the search continues for missing skipper Mr William Whelan. 

UK Proposed Bass Measures for 2020

UK Proposed Bass Measures for 2020

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) expects the following rules will apply to the commercial bass fisheries for 2020.

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.