Ritchie questions Minister for Europe on Fisheries Fund

Posted by
info@newrytimes.com
Friday, October 23rd, 2015
Politics
SDLP MP for South Down, Margaret Ritchie, has urged the Minister for Europe, David Lidington MP, to ensure that approval for the European Maritime Fisheries Fund is obtained as early as possible. Margaret RitchieRitchie, a member of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, said, “I took the opportunity to question the Minister for Europe around European Maritime Fisheries Fund and to urge him to work with his DEFRA counterpart to ensure approval is obtained as early as possible.” She added, “This must be on the agenda in ongoing negotiations with the European commission in order to underpin fishing communities throughout the UK, not least in my own constituency of South Down.”

Would you like to advertise your business on Newry Times and reach thousands of people every day? Contact the Newry Times office on 028 4062 6520 or email Paul: editor@newrytimes.com

Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

-->

This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in