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Ministers and MPs in Kilkeel on Fishing Industry Visit

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP, Minister of State for Northern Ireland, Margaret Ritchie, MP South Down,Richard Benyon MP Perm Under Secretary of State DEFRA, Gary Cassidy, Employee visiting Middletons scampi processor Kilkeel Harbour. Middletons has recently been acquired by Whitby Seafoods who have embarked upon a £4 million investment in Kilkeel facilities. The Ministers were on a visit to Kilkeel Harbour to discuss a range of local fishing issues.

The Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP, Minister of State for Northern Ireland, Margaret Ritchie, MP South Down,Richard Benyon MP Perm Under Secretary of State DEFRA, Gary Cassidy, Employee visiting Middletons scampi processor Kilkeel Harbour. Middletons has recently been acquired by Whitby Seafoods who have embarked upon a £4 million investment in Kilkeel facilities. The Ministers were on a visit to Kilkeel Harbour to discuss a range of local fishing issues.