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Youghal RNLI involved in response to young boy in Cork drowning

Posted on July 12, 2013 at 7:10 PM

Photo: RNLI/Youghal



Youghal RNLI in county Cork launched this evening (11 July) to search for a young boy who was reported to have got into difficulty at sea while swim...

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Ballybunion CRBI divert from training to reports of a person in the water

Posted on June 26, 2013 at 4:15 AM

Photo: Frank O'Connor/Ballybunion Sea & Cliff Rescue

Ballybunion Sea & Cliff Rescue were tasked at 21.10 by Valentia Coast Guard Radio to a report of a person in the water between the Ladies and Nuns beach. Both the Atlantic 75 and D Class lifebo...

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35 people rescued from Lough Derg after bad weather struck rowing regatta

Posted on June 21, 2013 at 5:50 PM

Lough Derg lifeboat. Photo: RNLI/Lough Derg



35 people have been rescued from Lough Derg after bad weather disrupted an international rowing event.
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Waterford City River Rescue and Rescue 117 tasked to three people in difficulty

Posted on June 16, 2013 at 2:45 PM

Waterford City River Rescue. Photo: Rescue 117



Waterford City River Rescue and Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 117 were tasked at 9.40 this morning to go to the aid of thre...
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Rosslare RNLI rescue lone yachtsman off grounded vessel

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 11:05 AM

Grounded yacht off Wexford. Photo: RNLI/Peter Scallon


 

Rosslare RNLI launched in the early hours of this morning (11 June) when a lone yachtsman issued a Mayday call after his vessel grounded.


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Baltimore RNLI responds to emergency after small boat capsizes

Posted on May 29, 2013 at 6:55 PM

Photo: RNLI/Baltimore


 

Baltimore RNLI has responded to an emergency in the Ballydehob area of west Cork this evening (29 May).


A kayaker who spotted a number o...

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Two callouts in a busy day for Waterford City River Rescue CRBI

Posted on May 9, 2013 at 4:20 PM

Photo: Waterford City River Rescue CRBI


Waterford City River Rescue CRBI volunteer lifeboat crew has been called out twice today (Thursday May 9th) to two seperate incidents.


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Waterford CRBI tasked to grounded motor boat

Posted on May 9, 2013 at 11:55 AM

Photo: Waterford City River Rescue CRBI


Waterford City River Rescue CRBI were Tasked by Irish Coast Guard at 13.35 this afternoon (Thursday May 9th) to launch on service to a motor boat aground and stuck under a concrete jettie on the North Warf in Waterford...

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Lough Derg RNLI involved in multi-agency exercise

Posted on September 17, 2012 at 7:35 PM

Photo: RNLI/Lough Derg


Author : Eleanor Hooker, Lough Derg Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

Volunteer lifeboat crew from Lough Derg RNLI was among several rescue services invited to take ...

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Castletownbere RNLI in search for man off West Cork

Posted on August 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM

Photo : RNLI/Castletownbere


Author: Nuala McAloon, Press Officer at Irish Division.

Castletownbere RNLI was involved in the search and recovery of a man off West Cork in the early hours o...

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