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#Rescue

# rescue - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Investigation after teenage girl rescued from water at Hook Head was dropped back into the sea
# Hook Head
# Hook Head

Investigation after teenage girl rescued from water at Hook Head was dropped back into the sea

Dec 8th 2015, 1:55 PM 34,993 Views 41 Comments

The girl remains in a critical condition in hospital.

# rescue - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Animal charity rescues very grateful donkey from floodwater in Kerry
# Kilorglin
# Kilorglin

Animal charity rescues very grateful donkey from floodwater in Kerry

Dec 6th 2015, 7:01 PM 35,460 Views 76 Comments

The charity’s founder had issued a plea for help earlier today so she could reach the stranded animal.

# rescue - Monday 30 November, 2015

The stories behind the people who search for bodies: 'We started after a young boy died when he slipped into the water'
# Missing
# Missing

The stories behind the people who search for bodies: 'We started after a young boy died when he slipped into the water'

Nov 30th 2015, 8:00 AM 20,116 Views 9 Comments

“People are only out there because they want to be out there, there’s great camaraderie and we keep each other going in a search.”

# rescue - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

17 dogs, including 10 puppies, rescued from cramped cages at Rosslare Harbour
# Seized
# Seized

17 dogs, including 10 puppies, rescued from cramped cages at Rosslare Harbour

Oct 28th 2015, 8:15 PM 17,214 Views 24 Comments

A female German Shepherd who was in pup gave birth hours after being rescued.

Remember these hugging dogs? They finally have a new home
# Kala And Kiera
# Kala And Kiera

Remember these hugging dogs? They finally have a new home

Oct 28th 2015, 11:00 AM 16,189 Views 13 Comments

The two pups were saved from being put down in July, but still needed a forever home.

# rescue - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Coast guard rescues man having a possible stroke
# Dún Laoghaire
# Dún Laoghaire

Coast guard rescues man having a possible stroke

Oct 20th 2015, 7:19 PM 15,939 Views 9 Comments

The man was taken to hospital in just four minutes.

# rescue - Monday 19 October, 2015

Person taken to hospital after Dublin house fire
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Person taken to hospital after Dublin house fire

Oct 19th 2015, 5:31 PM 12,712 Views 3 Comments

Four units of the fire brigade and an ambulance attended the scene.

# rescue - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Two people rescued from River Liffey
# Ha'penny Bridge
# Ha'penny Bridge

Two people rescued from River Liffey

Sep 26th 2015, 9:23 AM 21,727 Views 7 Comments

One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.

# rescue - Sunday 13 September, 2015

This Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case is getting rave reviews
# Room
# Room

This Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case is getting rave reviews

Sep 13th 2015, 11:15 AM 30,118 Views 22 Comments

It was written by Irish author Emma Donoghue.

# rescue - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Two bridge workers die after cage falls into River Shannon in Limerick
# Thomond Bridge
# Thomond Bridge

Two bridge workers die after cage falls into River Shannon in Limerick

Aug 29th 2015, 8:31 PM 62,483 Views 43 Comments

Three men were working on Thomond Bridge at the time.

# rescue - Monday 24 August, 2015

Five-year-old boy and two adults hospitalised after fire at Dublin apartments
# Santry
# Santry

Five-year-old boy and two adults hospitalised after fire at Dublin apartments

Aug 24th 2015, 7:19 AM 27,478 Views 13 Comments

Sixteen people had to spend last night in a hotel as their apartments are now uninhabitable.

# rescue - Monday 17 August, 2015

Search for missing fisherman swept off Kerry rocks to resume today
# Coastguard
# Coastguard

Search for missing fisherman swept off Kerry rocks to resume today

Aug 17th 2015, 9:56 AM 9,202 Views 7 Comments

The Chinese man was on fishing from some rocks when a rogue wave swept him out to sea.

Crashed Indonesian plane was carrying hundreds of thousands in cash
# Trigana Air
# Trigana Air

Crashed Indonesian plane was carrying hundreds of thousands in cash

Aug 17th 2015, 8:39 AM 27,911 Views 30 Comments

Search teams are racing to reach the site of what is believed to be debris from the plane.

# rescue - Friday 14 August, 2015

This ice cream man got himself into a sticky situation on a Donegal beach
# Screwball
# Screwball

This ice cream man got himself into a sticky situation on a Donegal beach

Aug 14th 2015, 9:57 AM 29,724 Views 18 Comments

Life’s a beach.

# rescue - Friday 7 August, 2015

This adorable picture of an orphaned kangaroo and his teddy is going viral
# CUDDLES
From The Daily Edge
# CUDDLES

This adorable picture of an orphaned kangaroo and his teddy is going viral

Aug 7th 2015, 6:49 PM 7,094 Views 2 Comments

His name is Doodlebug. DOODLEBUG!

# rescue - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Three whales washed up on a Kerry beach and one may not survive
# Beached
# Beached

Three whales washed up on a Kerry beach and one may not survive

Aug 6th 2015, 11:45 PM 18,242 Views 8 Comments

Two were safely re-floated, but a third looks unlikely to survive, the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group says.

# rescue - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Woman rescued from rocks on Co Clare coast
# Call Out
# Call Out

Woman rescued from rocks on Co Clare coast

Aug 5th 2015, 11:59 PM 17,888 Views 6 Comments

She was taken by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick.

# rescue - Monday 3 August, 2015

Lucky escape for paraglider who crashed on Waterford mountain
# Comeragh
# Comeragh

Lucky escape for paraglider who crashed on Waterford mountain

Aug 3rd 2015, 2:50 PM 16,138 Views 9 Comments

The man crashed near the summit of Seefin Mountain, and was airlifted down by the Rescue 117 crew.

# rescue - Saturday 1 August, 2015

German teenager in serious condition after falling from cliff in Clare
# Loop Head Peninsula
# Loop Head Peninsula

German teenager in serious condition after falling from cliff in Clare

Aug 1st 2015, 8:40 PM 30,897 Views 12 Comments

He suffered a number of injuries.

# rescue - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Man rescued after being pulled from upside-down car in canal
# Athy
# Athy

Man rescued after being pulled from upside-down car in canal

Jul 26th 2015, 7:49 PM 31,496 Views 28 Comments

The road has been closed to facilitate a forensic examination.

# rescue - Friday 24 July, 2015

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge
# Saving Lives
# Saving Lives

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge

Jul 24th 2015, 6:47 PM 9,288 Views 76 Comments

The LÉ Niamh is patrolling the Mediterranean.

# rescue - Thursday 23 July, 2015

A giant killer whale has been rescued after beaching itself
# Good Job
# Good Job

A giant killer whale has been rescued after beaching itself

Jul 23rd 2015, 11:36 AM 29,610 Views 57 Comments

The Orca had become snagged on rocks as low tide set in in Hartley, Canada.

# rescue - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Hugging photo saves dogs from being put down
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Hugging photo saves dogs from being put down

Jul 22nd 2015, 11:00 AM 542,110 Views 33 Comments

There’s just something in our eye.

Body recovered from sea off Clare coast
# Cliffs Of Moher
# Cliffs Of Moher

Body recovered from sea off Clare coast

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:14 AM 26,566 Views 16 Comments

The man was seen going into the water from the cliffs on Monday evening.

# rescue - Friday 17 July, 2015

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
# O'connell Bridge
# O'connell Bridge

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey

Jul 17th 2015, 9:02 PM 20,874 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred this afternoon.

# rescue - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'When I heard that they were gone... what can you say - I still can't believe it'
# Baltimore
# Baltimore

'When I heard that they were gone... what can you say - I still can't believe it'

Jul 7th 2015, 7:50 PM 29,098 Views 7 Comments

His father and girlfriend died in the tragedy.

# rescue - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Search resumes for missing man whose dad and girlfriend drowned in Cork
# Baltimore
# Baltimore

Search resumes for missing man whose dad and girlfriend drowned in Cork

Jul 2nd 2015, 7:36 AM 20,221 Views 3 Comments

The bodies of Barry Ryan and Niamh O’Connor were recovered on Tuesday.

# rescue - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Two dead after drowning in Cork, one person still missing
# Baltimore
# Baltimore

Two dead after drowning in Cork, one person still missing

Jun 30th 2015, 11:05 PM 37,413 Views 4 Comments

A search operation is still under way for the third person missing.

# rescue - Thursday 18 June, 2015

English woman rescued after her racing yacht became stranded off Cork
# Rescue
# Rescue

English woman rescued after her racing yacht became stranded off Cork

Jun 18th 2015, 7:16 AM 15,068 Views 9 Comments

The woman was taking part in a race when she lost her steering and power in windy conditions.

# rescue - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Total darkness didn't stop Galway rescuers reaching two men trapped on a mountain
# Eat Your Carrots
# Eat Your Carrots

Total darkness didn't stop Galway rescuers reaching two men trapped on a mountain

Jun 17th 2015, 7:56 AM 9,824 Views 18 Comments

The two men were tapped on the Twelve Bens Mountain Range last night.

# rescue - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal
# Drowning
# Drowning

A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal

Jun 16th 2015, 10:50 PM 22,406 Views 4 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 3pm.

# rescue - Monday 15 June, 2015

LÉ Eithne to be recalled from Mediterranean in a month's time
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

LÉ Eithne to be recalled from Mediterranean in a month's time

Jun 15th 2015, 5:40 PM 14,114 Views 122 Comments

Another Irish Naval vessel will be sent to replace the Éithne, once her mission comes to an end.

# rescue - Sunday 7 June, 2015

26 people have been rescued from the freezing River Foyle after their canoes capsized
# Derry
# Derry

26 people have been rescued from the freezing River Foyle after their canoes capsized

Jun 7th 2015, 8:28 AM 10,308 Views 6 Comments

A boating fundraiser for the YMCA went badly wrong.

# rescue - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Further 310 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship this morning
# LE Eithne
# LE Eithne

Further 310 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship this morning

Jun 6th 2015, 7:50 PM 17,313 Views 122 Comments

The crew has now rescued 1,064 migrnats in the Mediterranean.

# rescue - Friday 29 May, 2015

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours

May 29th 2015, 10:20 AM 8,988 Views 56 Comments

The third operation is still ongoing. The Defence Forces’ flagship came across a dingy with 100 migrants on board at 9.45am this morning.

# rescue - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast
# Saved
# Saved

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast

May 28th 2015, 10:12 PM 23,135 Views 135 Comments

The Defence Forces have released dramatic video of the rescue operation. The migrants were part of a flotilla of five makeshift inflatable vessels attempting to cross to Europe.

# rescue - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

14,559 dogs came into Irish pounds last year, here's what happened the ones in your county
# Dog's Life
# Dog's Life

14,559 dogs came into Irish pounds last year, here's what happened the ones in your county

May 27th 2015, 11:29 AM 29,040 Views 34 Comments

2,896 dogs were put to sleep – a drop of 620 from 2013.

# rescue - Monday 25 May, 2015

Quick-thinking pier walker rescues woman in water using a dog leash
# Rescue
# Rescue

Quick-thinking pier walker rescues woman in water using a dog leash

May 25th 2015, 10:36 PM 40,512 Views 26 Comments

The incident took place in Dun Laoghaire earlier today.

# rescue - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Coast Guard helicopter called out - as woman suffers head injuries on Carrauntoohil
# Hag's Glen
# Hag's Glen

Coast Guard helicopter called out - as woman suffers head injuries on Carrauntoohil

May 23rd 2015, 4:55 PM 10,572 Views 7 Comments

The woman is believed to have suffered serious injuries after slipping and hitting her head on a rock.

Police had to rescue a naked man who got himself stuck on a raised bridge
# Mind The Gap
From The Daily Edge
# Mind The Gap

Police had to rescue a naked man who got himself stuck on a raised bridge

May 23rd 2015, 4:27 PM 2,905 Views 2 Comments

In Florida. Where else?