News and Events
|Posted on March 27, 2015 at 10:00 AM||comments (0)|
A new research project being run by the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) is exploring attitudes towards risk and safety, and the various ways in which yacht sailors participate in their sport.
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|Posted on March 23, 2015 at 1:50 PM||comments (0)|
Rosslare Harbour RNLI was requested by Irish Coast Guard to assist a 12 metre yacht which had lost all power due to a generator failure at 12.50am this morning (Monday 23 March).
The lone yachtsman had radioed for help as the loss of power with no wind present had disa...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2015 at 1:40 PM||comments (0)|
Howth RNLI rescue three people from motorboat. Photo: Howth Coast Guard
Howth RNLI's all-weather lifeboat launched at 6.30pm this evening (Sunday 22 March) to reports a motorboat was taking on water at the entrance to Malahide estuary.
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|Posted on March 22, 2015 at 5:40 PM||comments (0)|
Clifden RNLI lifeboat crew Alan Pryce and Sinéad O’Sullivan emerge from St. Joseph’s Church to be met by volunteer lifeboat crew from Clifden RNLI. Photo: Inlovephotography.ie
Clifden RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew scrambled into the kit for a special callout recently when they pro...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 22, 2015 at 5:15 PM||comments (0)|
Lough Swilly’s new Shannon class lifeboat on sea trials in Poole, Dorset recently. Photo: RNLI
Final preparations are being put in place for ‘the Homecoming’, which will see Lough Swilly RNLI receive the first Shannon class lifeboat in Ireland. The station is planning a special celebrat...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 22, 2015 at 4:35 PM||comments (0)|
Callout to Fair Head by Red Bay RNLI. Photo: RNLI/Paddy McLaughlin
Volunteer lifeboat crew with Red Bay RNLI launched on Saturday afternoon (21st March 2015) to go to the aid of three walkers who got into difficulty on the Boulder Field at Fair Head, County Antrim.Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 10, 2015 at 2:30 AM||comments (0)|
Paddy McCrossan and Seamus Fuery, of the Organisation of National Ex-Servicemen (O.N.E.), Athlone, presented a cheque for €500 to Lough Ree RNLI Lifeboat, at the Lifeboat Station in Coosan, on 3 March.
O.N.E. are stalwart supporters of Lough Ree RNLI, volunteering each year to help with c...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 9, 2015 at 9:20 AM||comments (0)|
Lifeboat Volunteers from Arklow RNLI were alerted by pager at 15.07 on a fine Sunday afternoon 8/3/15.
Arklow all-weather lifeboat RNLB Ger Tigchelaar was launched within minutes in response to a call for help from a local fishing vessel.Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 9, 2015 at 6:55 AM||comments (0)|
Newcastle RNLI Deputy Launching Authority Joe McClelland and volunteer crewmember William Wilson receive their RNLI long service awards from Newcastle RNLI’s Lifeboat Operations Manager Kingsley Singer. Photo: Colin Watson
Two long-serving Newcastle RNLI volunteers have received awards...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 15, 2015 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
Wicklow RNLI lifeboat towing the trawler. Photo: RNLI/Wicklow
Wicklow all weather Lifeboat RNLB Annie Blaker launched just before 1pm today (Sunday 15 February) to assist a fishing vessel with mechanical problems north of the harbour.
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