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#Coast Guard

# coast-guard - Sunday 30 December, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added real-life Braveheart
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added real-life Braveheart

Dec 30th 2012, 8:00 PM 9,957 Views 5 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Irish Coast Guard teams save 161 lives
# Rescued
# Rescued

Irish Coast Guard teams save 161 lives

Dec 30th 2012, 2:07 PM 4,730 Views 16 Comments

Minister Leo Varadkar thanked the staff and volunteers at an event earlier today.

# coast-guard - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Two people rescued from highest mountain in Wicklow
# Rescue
# Rescue

Two people rescued from highest mountain in Wicklow

Dec 15th 2012, 6:45 PM 15,836 Views 28 Comments

The mountain rescue team came to the aid of a man and a young girl in separate rescue operations today.

Flood warning remain in coastal areas
# Alert
# Alert

Flood warning remain in coastal areas

Dec 15th 2012, 1:05 PM 7,143 Views 38 Comments

A flooding alert remains in place for this weekend, after flooding was reported in Waterford, Cork and Clontarf yesterday.

# coast-guard - Friday 14 December, 2012

Coast Guard issues warning as further gales and flooding forecast
# For Fluich Sake
# For Fluich Sake

Coast Guard issues warning as further gales and flooding forecast

Dec 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 12,529 Views 5 Comments

The public is advised to stay away from the shoreline and to avoid venturing out unnecessarily when gale force conditions are forecast.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Marine Rescue Coordination Centres no longer under threat
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Marine Rescue Coordination Centres no longer under threat

Nov 28th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,975 Views 16 Comments

Value for money reviews into the Coast Guard lead to fears about the future of the Marine Rescue Coordination Centres at Dublin, Valentia and Malin.

# coast-guard - Friday 23 November, 2012

Body recovered from the sea off Dollymount beach in Dublin
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Body recovered from the sea off Dollymount beach in Dublin

Nov 23rd 2012, 11:19 AM 17,230 Views 7 Comments

The body was recovered by the Coast Guard on Wednesday afternoon and identified today.

# coast-guard - Friday 16 November, 2012

Explosion and fire at oil rig leaves two missing
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Explosion and fire at oil rig leaves two missing

Nov 16th 2012, 5:43 PM 9,979 Views 8 Comments

The coast guard is searching for the two missing people and said four people had been sent to hospital.

# coast-guard - Monday 29 October, 2012

14 rescued, 2 still missing after Hurricane sinks 'HMS Bounty'
# Hurricane Sandy
# Hurricane Sandy

14 rescued, 2 still missing after Hurricane sinks 'HMS Bounty'

Oct 29th 2012, 7:15 PM 16,750 Views 23 Comments

The tall ship – a replica of the one made famous by its mutiny – sank off North Carolina after being caught in Hurricane Sandy.

# coast-guard - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Eleven rescued as fishing vessel grounded off Cork coast
# Sea Rescue
# Sea Rescue

Eleven rescued as fishing vessel grounded off Cork coast

Oct 27th 2012, 10:50 AM 6,583 Views 8 Comments

The trawler lies in a dramatic position at the entrance to Castletownbere harbour.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Warning for people to avoid coastal areas as Ireland battered by winds
# High Winds
# High Winds

Warning for people to avoid coastal areas as Ireland battered by winds

Sep 26th 2012, 11:44 AM 5,165 Views 14 Comments

The Coast Guard has warned the public to stay away from coastal areas as northerly winds that will reach gale force are forecast.

# coast-guard - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Diver dies off Wexford coast
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Diver dies off Wexford coast

Sep 22nd 2012, 3:31 PM 9,499 Views 16 Comments

A major rescue operation was launched just after 9am today.

# coast-guard - Monday 10 September, 2012

Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident
# Mallow
# Mallow

Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident

Sep 10th 2012, 10:52 AM 5,947 Views 2 Comments

The 19-year-old got into difficulty in the water on Saturday evening

# coast-guard - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Three German tourists rescued from Lough Ree cruiser
# Rescue
# Rescue

Three German tourists rescued from Lough Ree cruiser

Aug 16th 2012, 12:52 PM 5,173 Views 14 Comments

The RNLI, Lough Ree Rescue, Athlone Sub Aqua Club and the Coast Guard launched the mission yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Stay away from shoreline during severe weather, says Coast Guard
# Weather
# Weather

Stay away from shoreline during severe weather, says Coast Guard

Aug 14th 2012, 5:51 PM 17,588 Views 44 Comments

High winds and heavy rain are forecast from early tomorrow morning, and could create dangerous conditions.

Search continues for two men off Clare coast
# Search
# Search

Search continues for two men off Clare coast

Aug 14th 2012, 7:05 AM 2,443 Views 2 Comments

The search and rescue operation resumed at first light this morning.

# coast-guard - Monday 13 August, 2012

Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare
# Search
# Search

Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare

Aug 13th 2012, 10:22 PM 7,128 Views 12 Comments

The search is on after a fishing boat didn’t return back to land today. Meanwhile, a boat has overturned in Castletown and one person is missing.

# coast-guard - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Teenage boy hospitalised after Co Clare swimming accident
# Clare
# Clare

Teenage boy hospitalised after Co Clare swimming accident

Aug 12th 2012, 5:56 PM 5,973 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old suffered head injuries after diving from the pier in Kilkee.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast

Aug 7th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,953 Views 5 Comments

The alarm was raised about the missing man at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Friday 3 August, 2012

Abandoned upturned boat found on Lough Derg
# Search
# Search

Abandoned upturned boat found on Lough Derg

Aug 3rd 2012, 7:11 PM 14,274 Views 16 Comments

A rescue team is searching the area for any survivors.

# coast-guard - Friday 27 July, 2012

Valentia search resumes for missing man
# Search
# Search

Valentia search resumes for missing man

Jul 27th 2012, 7:25 AM 2,776 Views 5 Comments

Man went missing while fishing on the north of Kerry’s Valentia Island yesterday.

# coast-guard - Monday 25 June, 2012

Body of 18-year-old found in Wexford quarry
# Wexford
# Wexford

Body of 18-year-old found in Wexford quarry

Jun 25th 2012, 7:18 AM 9,485 Views 3 Comments

The teenager, along with two other boys got into difficulties while swimming at Forth Mountain yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Girl Guide leader rescued from Wicklow Mountains
# Airlifted
# Airlifted

Girl Guide leader rescued from Wicklow Mountains

Jun 17th 2012, 8:22 PM 11,063 Views 21 Comments

This was the second call out in as many days for the Wicklow & Dublin Mountain Rescue teams.

# coast-guard - Monday 4 June, 2012

Three lifeboat operations see 20 people rescued over weekend
# RNLI
# RNLI

Three lifeboat operations see 20 people rescued over weekend

Jun 4th 2012, 11:04 AM 3,970 Views 12 Comments

It was a busy weekend at sea for the RNLI and Irish Coast Guard.

# coast-guard - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Fire service called to gorse fire on Dublin's Howth Head
# Gorse Fire
# Gorse Fire

Fire service called to gorse fire on Dublin's Howth Head

May 26th 2012, 7:15 PM 8,170 Views 11 Comments

The fire was put out by early this evening.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

So... what's the weather like out there? (Pics)
# Weather
# Weather

So... what's the weather like out there? (Pics)

Apr 25th 2012, 8:35 PM 14,226 Views 39 Comments

Met Éireann says tonight will be cold, blustery and wet – with the possibility of rains over Leinster and some local flooding.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Search resumes for fisherman missing off west coast
# Search
# Search

Search resumes for fisherman missing off west coast

Apr 24th 2012, 9:50 AM 1,201 Views 4 Comments

Earlier search teams from the west coast found the currach in which the missing fisherman was last seen yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Irish emergency controller wins EU award over Greenland rescue (Video)
# Rescue
# Rescue

Irish emergency controller wins EU award over Greenland rescue (Video)

Apr 19th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,642 Views 21 Comments

Will Carolan was awarded Outstanding Call-Taker for his part in the successful rescue of an injured Irishman stranded in Greenland.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Video: Irish emergency controller nominated for award over Greenland rescue
# SOS
# SOS

Video: Irish emergency controller nominated for award over Greenland rescue

Apr 18th 2012, 2:29 PM 4,431 Views 9 Comments

A stranded Irishman called home for assistance when injured and stranded in a remote area of Greenland.

# coast-guard - Monday 16 April, 2012

Two Irish men missing after US yacht accident
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Two Irish men missing after US yacht accident

Apr 16th 2012, 8:13 AM 3,439 Views 1 Comment

The US Coast Guard has suspended the search for survivors after tragedy hit the Full Crew Farallones Race and members on board the Low Speed Chase were swept from their boat.

# coast-guard - Sunday 15 April, 2012

1 dead, 4 missing in US yacht race accident
# Yacht Race
# Yacht Race

1 dead, 4 missing in US yacht race accident

Apr 15th 2012, 6:28 PM 4,589 Views 2 Comments

One person has died and four others are missing at sea after powerful waves swept them from their yacht during a 60-mile roundtrip race off San Francisco’s coast.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Passenger suffers suspected heart attack on board MS Balmoral
# Titanic
# Titanic

Passenger suffers suspected heart attack on board MS Balmoral

Apr 10th 2012, 6:40 PM 5,503 Views 13 Comments

The man has received medical attention on board the vessel, which has turned back as a “precautionary measure”.

# coast-guard - Friday 6 April, 2012

VIDEO: 'Ghost ship' from Japanese tsunami sunk by cannon
# Ghost Ship
# Ghost Ship

VIDEO: 'Ghost ship' from Japanese tsunami sunk by cannon

Apr 6th 2012, 7:22 AM 5,683 Views 24 Comments

The US Coast Guard destroyed the ship, which had drifted unmanned all the way across the Pacific.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Search underway for missing crewman in Irish Sea
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Search underway for missing crewman in Irish Sea

Mar 6th 2012, 4:06 PM 2,963 Views 1 Comment

The man in his 20s disappeared off the cargo vessel the Fehn Sirius.

# coast-guard - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Air Corps flies five air ambulance missions in 60 hours
# Air Ambulance
# Air Ambulance

Air Corps flies five air ambulance missions in 60 hours

Feb 23rd 2012, 4:32 PM 4,027 Views 15 Comments

Patients and HSE teams were carried between Casement Aerodrome and locations in England and the Czech Republic.

# coast-guard - Friday 10 February, 2012

Final body found in search for lost fishermen off Cork coast
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

Final body found in search for lost fishermen off Cork coast

Feb 10th 2012, 2:13 PM 4,047 Views 19 Comments

The Valencia Coast Guard has confirmed that a fifth body has been discovered in the search for the missing fishermen.

# coast-guard - Monday 30 January, 2012

Search for canoeist resumes on Kerry lake
# Missing
# Missing

Search for canoeist resumes on Kerry lake

Jan 30th 2012, 9:05 AM 1,891 Views 3 Comments

The 38-year-old man has been missing, presumed drowned, since the early hours of Friday morning.

Search for fisherman off Louth coast to resume
# Overboard
# Overboard

Search for fisherman off Louth coast to resume

Jan 30th 2012, 8:17 AM 897 Views 0 Comments

The helicopters and naval vessel are to start their search from 8.15am.

# coast-guard - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Search for fisherman who went overboard in Irish Sea
# Overboard
# Overboard

Search for fisherman who went overboard in Irish Sea

Jan 29th 2012, 6:25 PM 3,475 Views 3 Comments

Boats and a helicopter joined the search this afternoon after the man went missing from a boat off the Louth coast.

# coast-guard - Monday 23 January, 2012

Search for two fishermen off Cork coast to continue
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

Search for two fishermen off Cork coast to continue

Jan 23rd 2012, 7:20 AM 837 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of three of the five fishermen who went missing off the coast of west Cork over a week ago have already been recovered.