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#Lough Swilly

# lough-swilly - Monday 16 December, 2019

RNLI battles 50 foot sea swells to rescue fishermen who sent mayday distress call

The RNLI has released footae of the rescue.

# lough-swilly - Monday 29 August, 2016

Three fishermen, a kayaker and the coast guard save a sheep that fell 200ft off a cliff

“We think the young sheep had fallen about 200 feet and had nowhere to go.”

# lough-swilly - Monday 19 May, 2014

Fisherman found clinging to lobster buoy rescued off Donegal coast

A mother and her son heard cries for help and raised the alarm.

# lough-swilly - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Bus Éireann 'expects to be able' to replace school bus services after company goes bust

Lough Swilly Bus Company, Ireland’s oldest bus company, entered receivership earlier this month.

# lough-swilly - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Two fishermen rescued after open-top vessel crashes on rocks

The Rescue 118 helicopter was dispatched to the scene, but the men were pulled to safety by a lifeboat after the incident near Malin Head.

# lough-swilly - Monday 3 December, 2012

Five rescued from fishing boat after engine failure

The rescue operation took nine hours off the coast of Donegal.

# lough-swilly - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

VIDEO: Footage emerges of massive blaze engulfing Donegal hotel Hotel Fire This post contains videos

VIDEO: Footage emerges of massive blaze engulfing Donegal hotel

The huge blaze took control of the disused Lough Swilly Hotel in Buncrana ast night.

# lough-swilly - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

VIDEO: Dancing dolphins entertain researchers in Donegal The Life Aquatic This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dancing dolphins entertain researchers in Donegal

Whatever you did last Friday, it probably didn’t involve hanging out with 50 dolphins in Lough Swilly

# lough-swilly - Monday 18 July, 2011

Weather stalls search for Derry teen

The hunt for a 17-year-old missing in Co Donegal must today concentrate on lands near to Lough Swilly, because waters are too rough for boats to go out.

# lough-swilly - Sunday 17 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning: Rehn backs us on the bailout, early details of the next Budget, and the high-octane thrills of snail racing…