« BackIreland South MEP says thinking Brexit won’t happen is naïve

fishing trawlerAn Ireland South MEP says anyone who thinks Brexit will not happen is being naive.

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ni Riada and the party’s Kerry TD Martin Ferris are hosting a meeting tomorrow night in Fenit to discuss the implications of Brexit on the fishing industry.

Ms Ni Riada says the sector needs investment following the recent decommissioning of 30 boats.

She says there will be restrictions on the waters our fishermen can operate in as a result of Brexit.

Speaking with Jerry O’Sullivan the MEP says she is very concerned for the future of the Irish fishing industry: