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#Sea Rescue

# sea-rescue - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Ferry crew 'were not trained to rescue people who fell into sea on Aran Islands'

A report from the Marine Casualty Investigation Board found that the two people would not have been rescued without the help of bystanders.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare

The tragedy happened this morning.

# sea-rescue - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Lone sailor saved by RNLI after getting stuck on sandbank

The man had been on a journey from Wales to Scotland when he ran off course.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 28 December, 2014

One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry

Rescuers have so far only managed to get 161 of the 478 people on the stricken “Norman Atlantic” to safety.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Search continues for man who fell into the sea in Antrim

The search for the man is resuming this morning.

# sea-rescue - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Two fishermen rescued off Sherkin Island after engine failure

The vessel was rescued by the RNLI Baltimore lifeboats after its engine failed when departing Sherkin Island, allowing the boat to drift towards rocks.

# sea-rescue - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Three men airlifted to hospital after dinghy capsizes off Cork

The men were rescued by a team from Baltimore RNLI after getting into difficulty trying to swim back to shore.

# sea-rescue - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Eleven rescued as fishing vessel grounded off Cork coast

The trawler lies in a dramatic position at the entrance to Castletownbere harbour.

# sea-rescue - Thursday 14 June, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Three men rescued from sinking fishing boat

The 40ft fishing vessel sank off Glandore, Co Cork, but its crew are now safe and well.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 23 October, 2011

Crosshaven RNLI called to rescue struggling kayakers

Three officers from the RNLI service at Crosshaven, Co Cork are called to rescue struggling kayakers in poor conditions in Cork.

# sea-rescue - Thursday 6 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Lifeboat called out for emergency rescue… of the planet Jupiter Oops

Lifeboat called out for emergency rescue… of the planet Jupiter

A passer-by thought they saw a flare being launched by a struggling boat. They didn’t: they saw the sparks of Jupiter.

# sea-rescue - Monday 12 September, 2011

Father and son rescued after being swept away in dinghy

The pair had got into difficulties near Youghal, Co Cork.

# sea-rescue - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Three hospitalised after recreational rubber dinghy capsizes in Killiney Bay

The Coast Guard helicopter and two Dún Laoghaire RNLI lifeboats were involved in the dramatic rescue of four people earlier this afternoon.

# sea-rescue - Monday 9 May, 2011

Migrants left drifting in Mediterranean by Nato and European forces - report

A report in the Guardian today claims that dozens of migrants who were escaping Libyan violence were were at sea for 16 days despite calling for help.

# sea-rescue - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Over 400 migrants fleeing Libyan unrest rescued off Italian coast

Panicked migrants began falling and jumping into the sea after their boat was pushed against rocks off a small Italian island.