Oyster fishermen say Foyle sinking highlights the pressure they face

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews After a boat sank on Lough Foyle yesterday, it’s been claimed that Oyster Fishermen on the lough are being put in danger because restrictions to their operations are forcing them out in bad weather.Liam O’Brien, one of the fishermen who operate on the lough, says an eight month fishery has now been squeezed into 18 days, and that’s putting pressure on the local boats who feel they have no choice but to go out.He says yesterday, that could have proved fatal……..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/liamoyster4pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Previous articleDelays expected following crash between Sion Mills and Victoria BridgeNext articleKris Meeke to rally with Toyota in 2019 News Highland By News Highland – October 10, 2018 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img Facebook Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Pinterest Twitter Google+ Google+ Pinterest Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Oyster fishermen say Foyle sinking highlights the pressure they face WhatsApplast_img

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