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#Caitriona Lucas

# caitriona-lucas - Friday 7 December, 2018

'Caitríona made the ultimate sacrifice': Report into death of Coast Guard volunteer raises safety concerns
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'Caitríona made the ultimate sacrifice': Report into death of Coast Guard volunteer raises safety concerns

Dec 7th 2018, 1:43 PM 13,379 Views 11 Comments

Caitríona Lucas died when the boat she was in capsized while out searching for a missing man in 2016.

# caitriona-lucas - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told
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'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told

Feb 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 13,103 Views 9 Comments

The Dáil was told that there had been six incidents last year where “no sea rescue was available” from the Kilkee Coast Guard.

# caitriona-lucas - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'I am lucky I got her back' - Husband of Caitríona Lucas on one-year anniversary of her death
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'I am lucky I got her back' - Husband of Caitríona Lucas on one-year anniversary of her death

Sep 12th 2017, 6:10 AM 13,107 Views 4 Comments

Caitríona died last year while on call with the Irish Coast Guard.

# caitriona-lucas - Monday 11 September, 2017

Interim report into death of Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas published
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Interim report into death of Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas published

Sep 11th 2017, 5:40 PM 13,512 Views 4 Comments

Caitríona Lucas died on 12 September last year just off Kilkee, Co Clare.

# caitriona-lucas - Friday 21 July, 2017

Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas who died on duty awarded posthumous degree
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Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas who died on duty awarded posthumous degree

Jul 21st 2017, 11:07 AM 15,085 Views 1 Comment

Lucas was praised at the graduation ceremony in Wales, where her achievements as a volunteer were read out.

# caitriona-lucas - Friday 13 January, 2017

'It's what we do' - Husband of Coast Guard volunteer back on the water after her death
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'It's what we do' - Husband of Coast Guard volunteer back on the water after her death

Jan 13th 2017, 10:50 PM 16,371 Views 14 Comments

Speaking on tonight’s Late Late Show, Bernard Lucas paid tribute to his wife and his community.

# caitriona-lucas - Monday 26 December, 2016

The 1,000 volunteers who 'face peril on every call out'
# Irish Coast Guard
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# Irish Coast Guard

The 1,000 volunteers who 'face peril on every call out'

Dec 26th 2016, 6:15 AM 6,296 Views 0 Comments

The death of one of their members this year emphasised the importance of the Irish Coast Guard.

# caitriona-lucas - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'A fitting tribute': Coastguards called to rescue operation at ceremony to remember people lost at sea
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'A fitting tribute': Coastguards called to rescue operation at ceremony to remember people lost at sea

Dec 24th 2016, 4:10 PM 12,298 Views 1 Comment

Caitríona Lucas, the Coast Guard volunteer who died in September, is among those being remembered.

# caitriona-lucas - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

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

Nov 1st 2016, 3:15 PM 15,767 Views 5 Comments

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

# caitriona-lucas - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Bear Grylls pays tribute to late Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas
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Bear Grylls pays tribute to late Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas

Sep 17th 2016, 1:35 PM 28,230 Views 8 Comments

He said people like her are “unsung heroes”.

# caitriona-lucas - Thursday 15 September, 2016

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

Sep 15th 2016, 6:20 PM 24,668 Views 12 Comments

The mother-of-two died on Monday.

# caitriona-lucas - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer
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# 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 32,211 Views 14 Comments

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