|Posted on May 24, 2018 at 10:20 AM|
The alarm was raised by a...Read Full Post »
RNLI and CRBI lifeboats launch to a fishing boat which caught fire and had to be abandoned south of Derrynane
|Posted on May 7, 2018 at 9:50 AM|
Lifeboats from Castletownbere RNLI, Derrynane Inshore Rescue Boat and Ballinskelligs lnshore Rescue were tasked by Valentia Coastguard today at 12.26pm (Monday 7 May) to go to the assistance of a Castletownbere fishing boat which caught fire and started taking water.
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|Posted on May 4, 2018 at 5:00 AM|
|Posted on March 25, 2018 at 1:45 PM|
Courtmacsherry RNLI’s all-weather lifeboat was called out at 7.15pm on Saturday evening (24 March) in response to a reported sighting of someone in difficulty near the rocks off Dunworley Bay in West Cork.
Photo: RNLI/Courtmacsherry Harbour
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|Posted on March 25, 2018 at 1:40 PM|
Dun Laoghaire RNLI has rescued seven teenagers on Saturday afternoon (March 24th) after they got into difficulty when walking on Sandymount Strand.
Dun Laoghaire ILB in action. Photo: RNLI
The volunteer lifeboat crew was requested to launch their inshore lifeboat at 2.24pm...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 12, 2018 at 2:00 AM|
At approximately 5.45pm, Clogherhead RNLI's all-weather lifeboa...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 3, 2018 at 9:00 AM|
In the aftermath of storm Emma and the heavy snowfalls around the country the Irish Coast Guard and the RNLI have issued a joint call for people to exercise caution and remain vigilant around the coast and near rivers.
High tides, onshore easterly winds and a sharp rise...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 25, 2018 at 5:25 AM|
Wicklow RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched shortly after 6-30pm on Saturday evening (24 February), to a reported person in the water near the East pier.
The casualty was recovered from the water by the lifeboat crew a short time later and taken ashore, where they were transferred into th...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 1, 2018 at 4:10 PM|
Rosslare Harbour RNLI all-weather lifeboat was launched this afternoon (1 January) at 1.15pm to go to the assistance of a surfer caught in a dangerous rip current.
Photo: RNLI/Rosslare Harbour
Two surfers had got caught in the rip current off Curracloe beach in Wexford. One of the surfers...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 22, 2017 at 5:25 PM|
The Irish Coast Guard and the RNLI have issued a joint safety message for the festive season to remind people to stay safe when they are in or near the water over the holiday period and to remember some basic safety advice, to use if they see someone in trouble or get into difficulty themselves.
RNLI lifeboat at sea. Photo: Nigel Millard
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