Deputy Pringle calls on IFI to step back in Gweebarra River dispute

first_img Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Previous article19-year-old Finn Harps player fighting for his life after tragic fall while on holidaysNext articleFirst Meeting of the Shadow Derry City and Strabane District Council this evening News Highland Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By News Highland – June 11, 2014 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Pinterest Google+center_img WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North News Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Donegal South West Deputy Thomas Pringle is urging Inland Fisheries Ireland to take a step back following a heated altercation between IFI officials and local anglers at the Gweebarra River.He says this incident is reflective of the bad feeling over a number of years between the Donegal Game Angling Federation and the IFI regarding the dispute over €50 per day IFI permits which are the subject of an ongoing dispute in the courts.After a morning spent fishing on the Mayo Pool last Sunday, members of the Fintown Angling Club and the Rosses Angling Club, were confronted by IFI staff and asked to produce their permits.The situation then escalated requiring involvement by the Gardaí.Deputy Pringle says he would call on the IFI to respectfully back away while the issue of the permits is before the courts…………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/pring1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Deputy Pringle calls on IFI to step back in Gweebarra River dispute WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitterlast_img