first_img Facebook Previous articleMan jailed after threatening staff member at Altnagelvin HospitalNext articleTourism sector could be worth up to 1.1 billion to economy this year News Highland Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ Twitter Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Google+ Twitter It’s emerged that 40 fishing boats are being prevented from fishing for prawn, even though there is uncaught quota in the waters.Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty says the authorities have closed the strategic Porcupine Bank fishing zone to prawn fishermen, with the potential loss of €6 million.Depity Doherty say he’s been approached by a number of Donegal fishermen who are affected by the decision, which he claimed was made in July with no explanation.He’s looking for answers as a matter of urgency:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/pearseprawn.wav00:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Urgent answers demanded over early closure of coastal waters to prawn fishermencenter_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Facebook By News Highland – October 17, 2017 Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more