|Posted on March 26, 2018 at 9:20 AM|
Lough Swilly RNLI rescued four fishermen after they got into difficulty off Malin Head in County Donegal.
Lough Swilly All-Weather Lifeboat in action. Photo: RNLI/Lough Swilly
The volunteer lifeboat crew spent almost nine hours at sea on Tuesday night (13 March) after launching at the...Read Full Post »
|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 22, 2018 at 3:05 AM|
|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 8, 2018 at 6:15 AM|
Early on Tuesday afternoon, (6 March), a volunteer crew from Portaferry RNLI was tasked to go the aid of a woman stranded on one of Strangford Lough’s many islands.
Portaferry RNLI’s ‘Bluepeter V’ Atlantic 85 class lifeboat puts the woman and dog safely ashore at Island Hill. Photo: RN...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 5, 2018 at 5:35 AM|
Volunteer lifeboat crew with Donaghadee RNLI abandoned their Saturday evening to assist a 315 tonne Spanish fishing boat with 18 crew members onboard, which had a broken down engine, and bring it safety in Belfast Harbour.
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|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 28, 2018 at 4:55 AM|
Baltimore RNLI were called out on Monday afternoon (26 February) to a fishing trawler with five people on board which had broken down 50 miles off the coast of Baltimore, West Cork.
The volunteer lifeboat crew launched their...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 »