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Northern Ireland fishing industry remains in the dark as Brexit approaches

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Warning: Alan McCulla, CEO of SeaSource, at Kilkeel harbour

Warning: Alan McCulla, CEO of SeaSource, at Kilkeel harbour

Warning: Alan McCulla, CEO of SeaSource, at Kilkeel harbour

With just five weeks to go until the UK finally leaves the EU, Northern Ireland's fishing industry is still seeking clarity on how it will operate from January 1.

Taking back control of UK fisheries was at the core of the Brexit debate, and was one of the reasons fishing towns and villages all over the UK voted to leave the EU.

Control of fishing remains at the heart of the tense UK-EU trade negotiations still under way in London.


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