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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: -4°C

# corfu

Last year
# corfu
Greek rescuers find first ferry blaze victim, hours after another man is found alive
The 58-year-old Greek victim was one of 11 truck drivers who are missing.
# corfu
Rescue efforts resume for 12 passengers missing after Greece ferry fire
The fire — which is still burning — and the heat on the ferry prevented rescuers from boarding this morning.
All time
# plane scary
Belfast plane incident during takeoff could have been 'catastrophic'
The Boeing 737 failed to accelerate at the necessary speed and struck an approach light on the runway.
# Tragedy
Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler
Christianne and Robert Shepherd died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2006.
# Unlawful Killing
Thomas Cook should "hang its head in shame"
The UK tour operator has been found guilty of breaching its duty of care over the deaths of Bobby and Christi Shepherd in 2006.
# Rescue
Greek coastguard: Cargo ship was not actually in danger - it was just asking for supplies
A passenger called emergency services to tell them they had no food, water or blankets.
# High Winds
One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry
Rescuers have so far only managed to get 161 of the 478 people on the stricken “Norman Atlantic” to safety.
# get me there
9 gorgeous - and unusual - spots to escape to
The one-hop European experiences you really have to see, taste, smell and feel this year.