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#Coast Guard

# coast-guard - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds
# Rescue 115
# Rescue 115

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds

Feb 21st 2017, 8:15 PM 30,684 Views 34 Comments

Rescue 115 and Rescue 117 were involved in the mission.

# coast-guard - Monday 13 February, 2017

Walkers warned to be careful on coasts as high winds expected
# With Gusto
# With Gusto

Walkers warned to be careful on coasts as high winds expected

Feb 13th 2017, 12:10 PM 10,666 Views 13 Comments

Yesterday, calls were received as photographers attempted to take pictures of the waves.

# coast-guard - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Man rescued from sinking yacht off Co Cork coast
# Roches Point
# Roches Point

Man rescued from sinking yacht off Co Cork coast

Feb 9th 2017, 9:39 PM 15,305 Views 24 Comments

The alarm was raised this afternoon at 4.20pm.

Man dies in hospital after falling into Lough Derg
# Terryglass Harbour
# Terryglass Harbour

Man dies in hospital after falling into Lough Derg

Feb 9th 2017, 5:32 PM 20,413 Views 2 Comments

The man was airlifted to Limerick University Hospital this morning.

# coast-guard - Friday 13 January, 2017

'It's what we do' - Husband of Coast Guard volunteer back on the water after her death
# Caitriona Lucas
# Caitriona Lucas

'It's what we do' - Husband of Coast Guard volunteer back on the water after her death

Jan 13th 2017, 10:50 PM 16,380 Views 14 Comments

Speaking on tonight’s Late Late Show, Bernard Lucas paid tribute to his wife and his community.

# coast-guard - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Body of elderly man reported missing yesterday found in Donegal
# Killybegs
# Killybegs

Body of elderly man reported missing yesterday found in Donegal

Dec 29th 2016, 4:37 PM 16,781 Views 3 Comments

It is understood that foul play is not suspected in the death of Patrick Ward.

# coast-guard - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Location apps could save your life if you get into trouble on a Christmas walk
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Location apps could save your life if you get into trouble on a Christmas walk

Dec 25th 2016, 6:30 AM 7,831 Views 6 Comments

The Coast Guard is asking people to use apps on their phone to provide them with specific GPS coordinates.

# coast-guard - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'A fitting tribute': Coastguards called to rescue operation at ceremony to remember people lost at sea
# Rescue Mission
# Rescue Mission

'A fitting tribute': Coastguards called to rescue operation at ceremony to remember people lost at sea

Dec 24th 2016, 4:10 PM 12,303 Views 1 Comment

Caitríona Lucas, the Coast Guard volunteer who died in September, is among those being remembered.

# coast-guard - Friday 23 December, 2016

The Achill Island Coast Guard is getting very creative with its Storm Barbara updates
# Babs And Gail
From The Daily Edge
# Babs And Gail

The Achill Island Coast Guard is getting very creative with its Storm Barbara updates

Dec 23rd 2016, 10:25 AM 3,289 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the tale of Babs and Gail.

# coast-guard - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Cork farmer airlifted to hospital after farm accident
# Mallow
# Mallow

Cork farmer airlifted to hospital after farm accident

Dec 3rd 2016, 1:58 PM 20,515 Views 8 Comments

It’s understood that his injuries are from a tractor related accident.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Fisherman rescued after three-hour Coast Guard helicopter mission
# Loop Head
# Loop Head

Fisherman rescued after three-hour Coast Guard helicopter mission

Nov 22nd 2016, 2:10 PM 8,285 Views 3 Comments

The Department of Transport said the winds were high, but well within the capabilities of the helicopter.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

# coast-guard - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Man rescued from cliff ledge after falling into the sea
# Castletownbere
# Castletownbere

Man rescued from cliff ledge after falling into the sea

Nov 13th 2016, 1:45 PM 17,417 Views 8 Comments

The man managed to get himself back onto rocks.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Coast Guard airlifts casualty from Comeragh Mountains
# Waterford
# Waterford

Coast Guard airlifts casualty from Comeragh Mountains

Oct 19th 2016, 10:07 PM 10,218 Views 5 Comments

The injured person’s condition is not yet known.

# coast-guard - Monday 26 September, 2016

Poisonous sea creatures spotted on several beaches along the west coast
# Alien Invasion
# Alien Invasion

Poisonous sea creatures spotted on several beaches along the west coast

Sep 26th 2016, 4:08 PM 59,406 Views 30 Comments

The public have been warned not to touch the creature, and if they do get stung, to call 112 immediately.

# coast-guard - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Bear Grylls pays tribute to late Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas
# Volunteers
# Volunteers

Bear Grylls pays tribute to late Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas

Sep 17th 2016, 1:35 PM 28,234 Views 8 Comments

He said people like her are “unsung heroes”.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

'We come together in the most distressing situations': Hundreds to take part in emergency services parade
# On The Frontline
# On The Frontline

'We come together in the most distressing situations': Hundreds to take part in emergency services parade

Sep 13th 2016, 10:00 PM 16,976 Views 13 Comments

The annual parade and gala will focus on safety and will also pay tribute to members of the services who lost their lives in the line of duty.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Man taken to hospital after empty boat found off Galway
# Galway
# Galway

Man taken to hospital after empty boat found off Galway

Sep 7th 2016, 10:32 PM 16,267 Views 12 Comments

His condition is described as critical.

# coast-guard - Sunday 4 September, 2016

"It's not the kind of job you can do if you don't like getting up at night" - a day in the life of a Coast Guard pilot
# Lifesaver
# Lifesaver

"It's not the kind of job you can do if you don't like getting up at night" - a day in the life of a Coast Guard pilot

Sep 4th 2016, 9:00 PM 29,375 Views 19 Comments

Chief Pilot at the Coast Guard base at Waterford Airport Mark McDermott showed TheJournal.ie around for a day.

# coast-guard - Friday 2 September, 2016

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead
# Devenish Island
# Devenish Island

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead

Sep 2nd 2016, 11:14 AM 40,396 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened on a popular lakeland beauty spot on Lough Erne, Co Fermanagh.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Search resumes for man in his 20s who got into difficulty swimming off Donegal coast
# Bundoran
# Bundoran

Search resumes for man in his 20s who got into difficulty swimming off Donegal coast

Aug 24th 2016, 7:22 AM 14,008 Views 2 Comments

The search resumed at first light.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Injured sailor clinging to side of boat rescued off Cork coast
# Crosshaven
# Crosshaven

Injured sailor clinging to side of boat rescued off Cork coast

Aug 17th 2016, 7:33 AM 14,047 Views 5 Comments

Crosshaven RNLI lifeboat rescued the man from the East Ferry channel yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman
# Recovered
# Recovered

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman

Aug 16th 2016, 12:25 PM 17,786 Views 4 Comments

The local man who was in his 60s was reported missing yesterday.

# coast-guard - Monday 15 August, 2016

Search underway after elderly fisherman's boat found off Cork coast
# Cape Clear
# Cape Clear

Search underway after elderly fisherman's boat found off Cork coast

Aug 15th 2016, 10:36 PM 15,993 Views 7 Comments

The search is focusing on Toe Head and Mizen Head.

# coast-guard - Monday 8 August, 2016

15 people had to be rescued in multiple incidents at sea yesterday
# Dangerous Conditions
# Dangerous Conditions

15 people had to be rescued in multiple incidents at sea yesterday

Aug 8th 2016, 7:42 AM 20,518 Views 9 Comments

Three separate marine rescues were carried out yesterday.

# coast-guard - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Man's body recovered from Carrauntoohil
# Kerry
# Kerry

Man's body recovered from Carrauntoohil

Jul 24th 2016, 7:03 PM 30,425 Views 11 Comments

It’s believed the man fell while hiking yesterday.

# coast-guard - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Man taken to hospital after falling from cliff in Howth
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man taken to hospital after falling from cliff in Howth

Jul 17th 2016, 8:01 AM 19,839 Views 7 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon.

# coast-guard - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare

Jul 10th 2016, 2:15 PM 41,285 Views 18 Comments

The tragedy happened this morning.

# coast-guard - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Boy (13) flown to hospital after falling into sinkhole
# Kerry
# Kerry

Boy (13) flown to hospital after falling into sinkhole

Jul 3rd 2016, 2:10 PM 41,741 Views 6 Comments

The boy is not believed to have suffered any serious injuries.

# coast-guard - Friday 1 July, 2016

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters
# Summer Safety
# Summer Safety

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

Jul 1st 2016, 3:34 PM 14,794 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

# coast-guard - Monday 13 June, 2016

Scuba diver dies after getting into difficulty off Waterford coast
# Ardmore
# Ardmore

Scuba diver dies after getting into difficulty off Waterford coast

Jun 13th 2016, 7:36 AM 18,045 Views 1 Comment

The man (38) was airlifted to hospital by the Coast Guard.

# coast-guard - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Two fishermen rescued after their boat sinks off the Cork coast
# Icy Waters
# Icy Waters

Two fishermen rescued after their boat sinks off the Cork coast

Jun 9th 2016, 12:10 PM 17,016 Views 10 Comments

The rescue happened about 10 miles of Dursey Island.

# coast-guard - Friday 20 May, 2016

Body found during search for missing man off Clare
# Doolin Point
# Doolin Point

Body found during search for missing man off Clare

May 20th 2016, 10:42 AM 59,264 Views 20 Comments

The discovery was made shortly after 8am this morning.

# coast-guard - Monday 16 May, 2016

Search continues for missing man at Cliffs of Moher
# Clare
# Clare

Search continues for missing man at Cliffs of Moher

May 16th 2016, 8:01 PM 38,294 Views 0 Comments

Today was the fourth day of the search for the missing man.

# coast-guard - Monday 9 May, 2016

Search to resume for man last seen at Wicklow lake
# Blessington Lakes
# Blessington Lakes

Search to resume for man last seen at Wicklow lake

May 9th 2016, 8:51 AM 17,152 Views 6 Comments

The man was last seen shortly before 5pm yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Man taken to hospital after getting into trouble on dive in Howth
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man taken to hospital after getting into trouble on dive in Howth

May 8th 2016, 4:19 PM 28,500 Views 21 Comments

The man is understood to be in stable condition.

# coast-guard - Friday 6 May, 2016

Second car discovered during River Lee search
# Rescue
# Rescue

Second car discovered during River Lee search

May 6th 2016, 11:27 AM 47,098 Views 17 Comments

The alarm was raised shortly before 6am this morning.

# coast-guard - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Lobster fisherman rescued by helicopter after becoming caught in ropes
# Heroic Rescue
# Heroic Rescue

Lobster fisherman rescued by helicopter after becoming caught in ropes

Apr 10th 2016, 2:42 PM 19,041 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened off the coast of Donegal yesterday evening.

# coast-guard - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Mystery emergency signal sends coastguard on chase around Dun Laoghaire

Mystery emergency signal sends coastguard on chase around Dun Laoghaire

Mar 30th 2016, 10:57 AM 20,815 Views 12 Comments

They even called to houses but the source of the signal couldn’t be found.

# coast-guard - Monday 21 March, 2016

Three fishermen rescued by helicopter after boat capsizes in sea
# Carlingford
# Carlingford

Three fishermen rescued by helicopter after boat capsizes in sea

Mar 21st 2016, 8:03 AM 8,146 Views 2 Comments

The crew of the fishing boat were hospitalised with hypothermia.