FISHING WARS OFF DONEGAL COAST

Rockall: Scottish will board Irish boats if they refuse to leave – Minister Scottish fisheries minister Fergus Ewing has said his government’s fisheries patrols would “invite” Irish fishing boats to “cease and desist” from what he said was “illegal” fishing around Rockall. From the Irish Times  By Democrat reporter The Scottish government has said its … More FISHING WARS OFF DONEGAL COAST

TOP BARBER JOHN McCANN HANGS UP HIS SCISSORS

John McCann with Dumbarton referee Joe Currie, Solly O’Hare, Stevie Murray, Evan Williams and Peter Keenan. By Bill Heaney  Dumbarton’s longest serving – and probably best – barber John McCann retired at the weekend. Just as John has been working in the town since 1968, he left quietly and without any fuss after more than … More TOP BARBER JOHN McCANN HANGS UP HIS SCISSORS