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# Doolin

Last month
September 2023
'Brazen': Tourists charged €99 for 'watching the sunset' atop Cliffs of Moher
A report by
Eoghan Dalton
It’s the latest criticism over how Clare County Council is attempting to market one of the country’s most scenic sites.
This year
Clare locals say profiting from Cliffs and the Atlantic is putting their way of life at risk
There is frustration over plans for visitors to the Cliffs of Moher and for Doolin Bay.
Woman in her 70s airlifted to hospital after fall on Cliffs of Moher walking trail
A woman, believed to be an Australian tourist, suffered a fall on the trail about a kilometre south of O’Brien’s Tower.
All time
Government to appoint independent mediator to resolve Doolin Coast Guard unit issues
Six long-serving volunteers confirmed last week they were leaving the Doolin unit with immediate effect.
Woman missing off Cliffs of Moher in first call-out since Doolin Coast Guard resignations
The Shannon-based search-and-rescue helicopter was tasked to search at the Cliffs of Moher area instead.
Irish Coast Guard management meet Doolin volunteers following surprise resignations
Six long-serving volunteers resigned unexpectedly yesterday.
Doolin Coast Guard unit stood down after shock resignations
Six volunteers in Doolin resigned yesterday.
Gardaí renew appeal for help to identify four bodies found on the west coast
The discoveries were made in Clare and Sligo and cover a period of time from 2009 to 2018.
Gardaí locate body in search for missing Clare man
Michael Healy was last seen in the Doolin area on Tuesday, 28 April.
Kayaker spends almost two hours trapped in deep gorge after getting into difficulty
Five other kayakers managed to escape the incident.
Gardaí investigate after Coast Guard helicopter 'hit by a green laser multiple times'
Such lasers can cause glare and flash blindness. In this case, the helicopter was able to continue to the Aran Island.
Student dies after falling from Cliffs of Moher while taking a photo
The victim is believed to be an Indian national who had been studying at university in Dublin.
'Caitríona made the ultimate sacrifice': Report into death of Coast Guard volunteer raises safety concerns
Caitríona Lucas died when the boat she was in capsized while out searching for a missing man in 2016.
'Musicians were looked down upon around here': How Gus O'Connor's became a legendary trad pub
The Doolin landmark has been hosting sessions for decades. So how did it start?
Skeletal remains wash up on seashore in Clare
Walkers found the remains on rocks this afternoon.
Search for man who didn't return to tour bus in Clare
The search is due to resume tomorrow morning.
This Clare man's story of surviving a fall from the Cliffs of Moher is incredible
“I do consider myself a very lucky guy.”
This Clare man's story of surviving a fall from the Cliffs of Moher is incredible
“I do consider myself a very lucky guy.”
Search continues for missing man at Cliffs of Moher
Today was the fourth day of the search for the missing man.
Body recovered from sea off Clare coast
The man was seen going into the water from the cliffs on Monday evening.
€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare
The council had earlier submitted a report to Government saying it needed €36.8m for repairs after recent bad weather.
Waves damage Coast Guard station - while volunteers out helping others
There are over 20 volunteers working at the Doolin station, which was damaged by the floods overnight.
Navy divers retrieve body from the water in Clare
The search for a missing fisherman who was washed into the sea resumed this morning.
Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"
It follows several incidents in which people were rammed and injured. One woman was medivaced home to Germany after an encounter with the mammal.
Photo: Cliffs of Moher, meet the Milky Way
Damien Stenson captured this incredible image on the Clare coast.
Search continues for two men off Clare coast
The search and rescue operation resumed at first light this morning.
Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast
The alarm was raised about the missing man at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.
The Surf Report: get ready for another dirty weekend
Ireland’s surfers haven’t seen a clean wave in weeks – and that sorry pattern looks set to continue.