NI Fisheries minister visits Arranmore for talks with local fishermen

The North's Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Michelle O'Neill visited Arranmore Island today for talks with local fishermen. Minister O'Neill was accompanied by a number of local Sinn Fein politicians including Deputy Pearse Doherty.

Fishermen on the island say they were impressed by the minister's understanding of the issues facing island fishermen, many of which are also a factor for salmon fishermen in Northern Ireland.

Jerry Early is a spokesperson for the fishermen on Arranmore.........