Donegal fishermen may be subject to cuts in their quotas of white fish for 2013

Fishermen in Ireland may be subject to cuts in their quotas of white fish for 2013.

A scientific body is recommending to the European Commission a number of cuts to fish catches which may effect the Irish fishing industry.

Northwest MEP Pat the Cope Gallagher - who is on the European Parliament's fisheries committee - outlined what cuts were being recommended....

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