Government ‘will do all it can’ to protect fishing industry

The Tanaiste says the government will do all it can to protect the fishing industry.

Leo Varadkar was responding in the Dail to questions from Wexford TD Verona Murphy, who said there is anxiety in fishing communities from the North West to the South East.

She reminded the Tanaiste that in the absence of a last minute deal, the Programme for Government outlines a number of prospective strategies and supports: