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Concerns raised over level of plastic waste on Little Skellig

June 26th, 2018 Concern has been raised over the level of plastic pollution close to Skellig Michael, one of Ireland’s leading tourist destinations. Photos have emerged recently of plastic waste covering Little Skellig, the smaller of the Skellig Islands off the coast of Co Kerry. …

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Dáil votes to annul penalty point system for fishermen

May 30th, 2018 The Dáil has voted to annul a penalty point system introduced for fishermen who engage in unregulated, unreported, or illegal fishing. Fianna Fáil’s Pat Gallagher, TD brought forward the motion to overrule the Statutory Instrument (SI) in a debate that was opened …