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Australian family rescued from Japanese mountain after sending social media SOS
# Rescue
# Rescue

Australian family rescued from Japanese mountain after sending social media SOS

Jan 17th 2017, 7:02 PM 13,157 Views 7 Comments

The group reportedly dug a hole in the snow to keep warm.

Man rescued after falling down cliff at golf club
# Co. Down
# Co. Down

Man rescued after falling down cliff at golf club

Dec 27th 2016, 9:56 PM 17,861 Views 3 Comments

The man was airlifted to hospital.

Dublin Fire Brigade heroically save man who went into water at IFSC
# Brave
# Brave

Dublin Fire Brigade heroically save man who went into water at IFSC

Dec 17th 2016, 6:21 PM 22,807 Views 12 Comments

The man is in hospital.

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle

Dec 9th 2016, 10:42 AM 13,356 Views 4 Comments

Yohanes Syahputra hadn’t eaten in days and had wounds on his hands, waist and legs when he was found.

Irish navy recovers three bodies during Mediterranean rescue operation
# LE SAMUEL BECKETT
# LE SAMUEL BECKETT

Irish navy recovers three bodies during Mediterranean rescue operation

Dec 5th 2016, 9:09 AM 6,353 Views 32 Comments

Around 269 migrants were rescued from two rubber vessels around 30 miles north of Libyan capital, Tripoli.

Photos show Irish forces saving 140 lives in the Mediterranean
# LE SAMUEL BECKETT
# LE SAMUEL BECKETT

Photos show Irish forces saving 140 lives in the Mediterranean

Dec 3rd 2016, 1:06 PM 9,070 Views 55 Comments

LÉ Samuel Beckett is currently awaiting furthers tasks in the area of operations.

"Hero" gardaí rescue child from sixth floor apartment as witness Senator calls for their pay to be hiked
# Limerick
# Limerick

"Hero" gardaí rescue child from sixth floor apartment as witness Senator calls for their pay to be hiked

Nov 3rd 2016, 4:07 PM 30,618 Views 24 Comments

The ladder rescue happened on the Dock Road, Limerick, this morning.

'She was more than my wife, she was my best friend': Husband pays tribute to volunteer wife
# Caitriona Lucas
# Caitriona Lucas

'She was more than my wife, she was my best friend': Husband pays tribute to volunteer wife

Nov 1st 2016, 3:15 PM 15,823 Views 5 Comments

Bernard Lucas paid tribute to coastguard wife, Caitríona, who died during an operation off the coast of Clare.

These five real-life rescue stories will make you believe in miracles
# Sponsored By Warner Bros
# Sponsored By Warner Bros

These five real-life rescue stories will make you believe in miracles

Nov 1st 2016, 9:07 AM 30,113 Views 4 Comments

Spoiler alert – they’re all OK in the end.

Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck
# Ireland's Eye
# Ireland's Eye

Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck

Oct 24th 2016, 8:09 AM 22,327 Views 12 Comments

Their craft sank during the incident yesterday.

8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland
# Rescue
# Rescue

8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland

Oct 13th 2016, 6:59 PM 12,512 Views 9 Comments

The dogs were not microchipped and didn’t have pet passports, which are required to travel to the UK.

Sailing sloop with two on board rescued off Old Head of Kinsale
# Rescue
# Rescue

Sailing sloop with two on board rescued off Old Head of Kinsale

Oct 11th 2016, 3:10 PM 7,673 Views 8 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather warning for small crafts from Roche’s Point to Loop Head to Erris Head.

Half a century ago Colin saved a girl from drowning; today he wants to find out what happened to her
# Greystones
# Greystones

Half a century ago Colin saved a girl from drowning; today he wants to find out what happened to her

Oct 9th 2016, 6:20 AM 23,671 Views 8 Comments

Colin Wilde has always wondered what happened to the girl whose life he saved 50 years ago.

Irish navy rescues 220 people from the Mediterranean
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Irish navy rescues 220 people from the Mediterranean

Oct 4th 2016, 10:01 PM 10,280 Views 88 Comments

They were taken aboard the LÉ Samuel Beckett, where they received food, water and medical treatment where required.

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person
# RIP
# RIP

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person

Sep 15th 2016, 6:20 PM 24,748 Views 12 Comments

The mother-of-two died on Monday.

'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer
# Kilkee
# Kilkee

'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer

Sep 13th 2016, 8:59 PM 32,309 Views 14 Comments

The mother-of-two was pronounced dead shortly after being airlifted from the water.

Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening
# Salthill
# Salthill

Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening

Sep 8th 2016, 9:23 AM 15,290 Views 2 Comments

He was pronounced dead around an hour after arriving at University Hospital Galway.

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway
# Kent
# Kent

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Aug 27th 2016, 2:24 PM 22,543 Views 17 Comments

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

34 'gravely ill' cats discovered in Co Cork
# ISPCA
# ISPCA

34 'gravely ill' cats discovered in Co Cork

Aug 8th 2016, 4:37 PM 20,422 Views 15 Comments

Some of the cats and kittens had to be humanely euthanised on veterinary advice.

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 20,548 Views 9 Comments

Three separate marine rescues were carried out yesterday.

Climbers rescued after getting lost on Mayo mountain
# Mweelrea
# Mweelrea

Climbers rescued after getting lost on Mayo mountain

Aug 6th 2016, 12:23 PM 12,860 Views 58 Comments

Neither suffered any injuries.

Two dolphins die after becoming stranded off the coast of Mayo
# Washed Up
# Washed Up

Two dolphins die after becoming stranded off the coast of Mayo

Aug 6th 2016, 8:30 AM 15,967 Views 13 Comments

Rescuers were able to save three of the animals and return them to the sea.

Girl rescued off the Cork coast after her inflatable dinghy floats out to sea
# Ballycotton
# Ballycotton

Girl rescued off the Cork coast after her inflatable dinghy floats out to sea

Aug 5th 2016, 3:33 PM 19,494 Views 30 Comments

An off-shore breeze pulled the inflatable dinghy out from Ardnahinch beach.

Divers find 340-year-old brie off the coast of Sweden that 'smells of life'
# Break Out The Crackers
# Break Out The Crackers

Divers find 340-year-old brie off the coast of Sweden that 'smells of life'

Jul 29th 2016, 6:10 AM 34,963 Views 25 Comments

The cheese was discovered in a watertight pot.

Man fined €4,000 for illegally smuggling 88 puppies through Dublin Port
# Puppy Farms
# Puppy Farms

Man fined €4,000 for illegally smuggling 88 puppies through Dublin Port

Jul 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 20,580 Views 32 Comments

It is the first conviction of its kind under new legislation.

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 19,871 Views 7 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon.

Man hospitalised after collapsing during Dublin half marathon
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man hospitalised after collapsing during Dublin half marathon

Jul 9th 2016, 5:26 PM 30,322 Views 45 Comments

The man, in his 30s, underwent immediate CPR and was shocked using a defibrillator.

Two men rescued after fishing vessel sinks off West Cork island
# Dursey Island
# Dursey Island

Two men rescued after fishing vessel sinks off West Cork island

Jul 5th 2016, 7:59 PM 12,608 Views 7 Comments

The operation was concluded successfully this evening.

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels
# Abandoned
# Abandoned

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels

Jul 4th 2016, 2:28 PM 35,221 Views 72 Comments

The number of unwanted animals put down last year fell 10% but animal charities say problems remain.

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 41,762 Views 6 Comments

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

Body of young man recovered from blowhole in Belmullet
# Belmullet Tragedy
# Belmullet Tragedy

Body of young man recovered from blowhole in Belmullet

Jun 23rd 2016, 6:23 PM 48,361 Views 14 Comments

The tragic incident was reported at 12.30pm today.

Two research workers brought to hospital in rare Antarctic rescue mission
# South Pole
# South Pole

Two research workers brought to hospital in rare Antarctic rescue mission

Jun 23rd 2016, 9:27 AM 15,288 Views 9 Comments

It was only the third time that an emergency rescue operation has been launched in the middle of winter.

The body of the 2-year-old boy dragged underwater by an alligator has been found
# Disney Resort
# Disney Resort

The body of the 2-year-old boy dragged underwater by an alligator has been found

Jun 15th 2016, 10:12 PM 109,878 Views 83 Comments

The family were on holiday when the incident happened.

These friends formed a human chain to save a dog from drowning in a reservoir
# Never Break The Chain
From The Daily Edge
# Never Break The Chain

These friends formed a human chain to save a dog from drowning in a reservoir

Jun 12th 2016, 10:33 AM 5,981 Views 1 Comment

Heroes!

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 17,077 Views 10 Comments

The rescue happened about 10 miles of Dursey Island.

Abandoned horse left with maggot infection after headcollar embedded on its head
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Abandoned horse left with maggot infection after headcollar embedded on its head

May 31st 2016, 6:05 AM 26,607 Views 54 Comments

It took four attempts with a team of volunteers, a vet and the operations manager at Dublin Zoo before the animal could be caught.

Man rescued off Cork coast after falling overboard from US ship
# The Eagle
# The Eagle

Man rescued off Cork coast after falling overboard from US ship

May 24th 2016, 2:05 PM 28,758 Views 15 Comments

The US Coast Guard vessel USCGC Eagle was operating in Irish waters this morning.

Cork parents praise 'heroic' woman who jumped into river and saved three-year-old boy
# Hero
# Hero

Cork parents praise 'heroic' woman who jumped into river and saved three-year-old boy

May 23rd 2016, 5:01 PM 25,990 Views 25 Comments

Alan and Adriana Watters have set up a fundraising page to thank the mother-of-13 who rescued their son.

Passengers jump from hot air balloon onto boats in dramatic Melbourne rescue
# Out Of Fuel
# Out Of Fuel

Passengers jump from hot air balloon onto boats in dramatic Melbourne rescue

May 21st 2016, 6:11 PM 24,008 Views 2 Comments

Nine people were rescued in unusual circumstances as their balloon ran out of fuel this morning.

Four swimmers rescued after getting caught in rip current off Dublin coast
# RNLI
# RNLI

Four swimmers rescued after getting caught in rip current off Dublin coast

May 12th 2016, 6:17 PM 19,648 Views 6 Comments

A RNLI volunteer entered the water to rescue the casualties over risk of hypothermia.