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Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Rescue

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'We'll do it as long as it takes': Massive community effort to feed Rescue 116 search teams
Groups from all over the country are sending food to the local co-op near Blacksod.
Funeral of Rescue 116 Captain Mark Duffy to take place tomorrow
The body of Mark Duffy was recovered on Sunday.
Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo
Two people have been hospitalised following the incident.
'It's unspeakable, what's going on': Shane Ross meets families of Coast Guard crew
Searches are ongoing to locate chief pilot Mark Duffy and winchmen Paul Ormsby and Ciarán Smith.
'You hang on to a thread of hope but are fearful' - The search for Rescue 116
Three crew members are yet to be recovered.
'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast
It took over 13 hours for rescuers to reach them after the emergency vessel was launched.
No bull: RNLI tasked to rescue cattle which had fallen from a cliff
The animals got into difficulty late last month.
Man dies after getting into difficulty while kayaking
He was taken to hospital in a critical condition but was pronounced dead yesterday evening.
At least five injured after South African hospital roof collapses
“We have the canine search and rescue team there, we are not sure if there are any people trapped.”
Footballer saves the life of opponent who swallowed his tongue
Czech goalkeeper Martin Berkovec had collapsed after colliding with a team-mate.
Coast Guard operation underway after man falls ill on fishing boat
The rescue services are heading to the scene.
Four units attend as Dublin Fire Brigade battles blaze in north inner city
Dublin Fire Brigade also managed to save two family members as it fought a blaze in Donaghmede early this morning.
Man rescued from sinking yacht off Co Cork coast
The alarm was raised this afternoon at 4.20pm.
Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors
More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.
Australian family rescued from Japanese mountain after sending social media SOS
The group reportedly dug a hole in the snow to keep warm.
Man rescued after falling down cliff at golf club
The man was airlifted to hospital.
Dublin Fire Brigade heroically save man who went into water at IFSC
The man is in hospital.
Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle
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
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
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
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
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
Spoiler alert – they’re all OK in the end.
Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck
Their craft sank during the incident yesterday.
8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland
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
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
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
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
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
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
He was pronounced dead around an hour after arriving at University Hospital Galway.
Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway
Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.
34 'gravely ill' cats discovered in Co Cork
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
Three separate marine rescues were carried out yesterday.
Climbers rescued after getting lost on Mayo mountain
Neither suffered any injuries.
Two dolphins die after becoming stranded off the coast of Mayo
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
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'
The cheese was discovered in a watertight pot.
Man fined €4,000 for illegally smuggling 88 puppies through Dublin Port
It is the first conviction of its kind under new legislation.
Man taken to hospital after falling from cliff in Howth
The incident occurred yesterday afternoon.