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MEP Martina Anderson Listens To Fishing Communities At Newcastle Meeting

SINN Féin MEP Martina Anderson addressed a well-attended meeting of the Fishing community in Newcastle, Co Down on Wednesday morning at which she listened intently to their concerns and proposals for the protection of the industry. At the meeting in O’Hare’s in Newcastle, representatives of the boat owners, fishermen, producer organisations’, fishing…

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MEP Calls For More Co-operation Over Fisheries Issues in EU

MEP Martina Anderson has voiced disappointment at the lack of cooperation from one of her fellow MEPs during the CFP reform negotiations that were going through the EU Parliament last week. Martina Anderson said: “These negotiations are extremely important for the local fishing industry and I feel that as MEP’s it…

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MEP Meets the Elderly in Hilltown

Sinn Féin MEP Martina Anderson has said that during a visit to County Down she was impressed with the Hilltown older peoples group and their programme of events to deliver a healthier lifestyle. Ms. Anderson said: “I was pleased to be able to visit and meet with the Hilltown pensioner group…

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