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# Irish Coast Guard

Last month
June 2024
Royal Air Force assists Irish Coast Guard off the Cork coast this morning in rescue operation
Search operation resumes for man missing off Galway coast
This year
'Make sure you have the proper footwear': Advice to weekend hillwalkers amid unsettled outlook
No plans to cease use of Irish Coast Guard helicopters after fatal Norway crash of same model
Coast Guard and Naval Service watch over Russian 'shadow fleet' oil tanker off the west coast
The ship was spotted off the Clare and Galway coasts and maritime industry sources said it was believed she was sheltering from bad weather in the Atlantic.
Last year
Body recovered by navy divers in search for fisherman off Louth coast
Search suspended overnight for fisherman missing after boat got into difficulty off Louth coast
Four people rescued off the coast of Donegal after boat overturned and began to sink
Verdict of death by misadventure returned at Caitriona Lucas inquest
Caitriona Lucas inquest hears Coast Guard volunteers were thrown into the sea by 'wall of water'
Two people being treated in hospital following fire on boat in Co Clare
Inflatable toy retrieved off Dublin coast after false reports of missing child
Missing persons search ongoing in Donegal mountains
Dept Transport refute claims of obstructing inquest into death of Irish Coast Guard volunteer
Public urged to bring a means of calling for help out on the water during activities
The state is dropping CHC as its contractor for Coast Guard helicopters
Student (21) who died after getting into difficulty swimming off Waterford coast named locally
British officials launch probe after Irish Coast Guard helicopter's emergency landing in Derry
Coast Guard tells volunteers they are now 'explicitly included' under whistleblowing law
All time
The Irish Coast Guard responded to almost 2,700 incidents this year
Dog rescued after falling from cliff near Doolin in Co Clare
Search for diver missing off Co Clare to resume
Water safety appeal issued ahead of bank holiday weekend
Coast Guard, RNLI and Water Safety Ireland issue joint warning ahead of bank holiday weekend
Woman airlifted from Blarney Castle by helicopter pays tribute to rescuers
Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
Coast Guard records 12% increase in callouts over the past year
Minister urged to accept all recommendations from R116 helicopter crash report
Government to appoint independent mediator to resolve Doolin Coast Guard unit issues
Father of crashed helicopter pilot criticises failure to address safety concerns
Doolin Coast Guard unit stood down after shock resignations
Government to cover legal bill for families of R116 victims
Irish Coast Guard rescues lamb that got stuck on Lambay Island cliff
Waterford RNLI rescue dog after 30m cliff fall
Two men airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty near Howth cliff
Swimmer dies in hospital after rescue near Dalkey cliff
Coast Guard and RNLI warn the public to be careful if planning an Easter swim
Coast Guard warns members about unofficial survey which claims over half don't have confidence in management
Crew of sinking trawler airlifted to safety during 'extremely challenging' rescue operation
Coast Guard suspends cliff rescues due to safety concerns