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#Rescue

# rescue - Monday 2 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Divers with extra supplies make progress in search for 12 missing boys in Thai cave Missing

Divers with extra supplies make progress in search for 12 missing boys in Thai cave

The boys and their 25-year-old coach entered Tham Luang Nang Non cave in Chiang Rai province on 23 June.

# rescue - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Easing of bad weather opens crucial window in search for missing football team in cave Thailand

Easing of bad weather opens crucial window in search for missing football team in cave

“We will not stop until we find them,” the Thai navy seal commander said.

# rescue - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand Trapped

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand

The youngsters, aged 11 to 16, and their coach have been stuck since Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Heavy rain hampering rescue efforts for missing Thai football team trapped in cave Young Footballers

Heavy rain hampering rescue efforts for missing Thai football team trapped in cave

Hundreds of rescuers worked overnight to pump water out of the cave.

# rescue - Saturday 23 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork Seven Heads

Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork

The 31 ft yacht was on its voyage from The Azores when it developed mechanical difficulties and sought help.

# rescue - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dozens still missing after ferry capsized at Indonesia's Lake Toba Rescue

Dozens still missing after ferry capsized at Indonesia's Lake Toba

The wooden vessel sank yesterday afternoon with an estimated 80 people aboard.

# rescue - Friday 1 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Residents rescued from fire after gardaí break downstairs window Cork

Residents rescued from fire after gardaí break downstairs window

Traffic diversions were implemented as a result of the incident.

# rescue - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth Rescue

Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth

The Coast Guard commended the group for getting in contact.

# rescue - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide Sandymount

Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide

The changing tide left the woman and her dog stranded on a sandbank.

# rescue - Sunday 13 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard helicopter rescues three men who jumped into water at Clontarf's Wooden Bridge Bull Island This post contains videos

Coast Guard helicopter rescues three men who jumped into water at Clontarf's Wooden Bridge

The men got into difficulty this afternoon.

# rescue - Saturday 21 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Five people rescued after boat broke down and started to take on water Howth

Five people rescued after boat broke down and started to take on water

The boat was swamped with water when the Coast Guard arrived.

From TheJournal.ie Deaf and partially blind dog led rescuers to child in Australian bushland after keeping her safe Max To The Rescue

Deaf and partially blind dog led rescuers to child in Australian bushland after keeping her safe

Seventeen-year-old blue heeler Max stayed with the child through a rainy night before leading family and rescuers to her.

From TheJournal.ie Woman rescued after falling from cliffs at Howth Head Coast Guard

Woman rescued after falling from cliffs at Howth Head

The Irish Coast Guard, gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue operation.

# rescue - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Limerick firefighters save woman by her 'fingertips' in River Shannon rescue Heroic

Limerick firefighters save woman by her 'fingertips' in River Shannon rescue

The firefighters say that it was a joint effort by everyone involved.

# rescue - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway Rescue

One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway

There were five elephants in the truck in total.

# rescue - Saturday 24 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach Sandymount Strand

Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach

The group had got into difficulty when caught by an incoming tide.

# rescue - Friday 2 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove Stormy Waters

Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove

The woman got into difficulty in stormy waters.

# rescue - Saturday 24 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told Co Clare

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

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

# rescue - Friday 23 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork Rnli Rescue

Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork

He was seriously injured when found by a member of the public.

# rescue - Sunday 18 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Seven people rescued from Carrauntoohil mountain in two separate incidents overnight Kerry

Seven people rescued from Carrauntoohil mountain in two separate incidents overnight

A woman with a bad cut on her head was found as Kerry Mountain rescue were bringing another six people off the mountain.

# rescue - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Mountain walker found safe after going missing on Carrauntoohil last night Kerry

Mountain walker found safe after going missing on Carrauntoohil last night

He rang the gardaí last night reporting that he had gotten lost on the mountain.

# rescue - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie ISPCA urging public to come and rehome cats who were used at research facilities To The Rescue

ISPCA urging public to come and rehome cats who were used at research facilities

So far this year, 351 cats and kittens have been responsibly rehomed from the centre in Longford.

# rescue - Thursday 23 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Argentine navy says 'explosion' detected in search for missing submarine Rescue Mission

Argentine navy says 'explosion' detected in search for missing submarine

The 44 crew members now missing for a week.

From TheJournal.ie Search underway for fisherman missing in Galway Bay GALWAY BAY

Search underway for fisherman missing in Galway Bay

An alert was raised with the Irish Coast Guard yesterday evening when the boat failed to return to shore.

# rescue - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan Rescue

US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan

Eight people have been rescued so far.

# rescue - Sunday 29 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Two people cut off by rising tide in Sandymount rescued by RNLI Dublin

Two people cut off by rising tide in Sandymount rescued by RNLI

The alarm was raised at 4.30pm, when the pair found themselves surrounded by water.

# rescue - Friday 27 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea Pacific Ocean This post contains videos

US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea

Jennifer Appel Tasha Fuiaba’s sailboat engine broke on 30 May and they have been stranded at sea since.

# rescue - Sunday 22 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man rescued after car he was driving entered Lough Neagh Antrim

Man rescued after car he was driving entered Lough Neagh

The man’s car was found to have entered the water just after midnight last night.

# rescue - Saturday 21 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Group of 15 junior sailors rescued from wrath of Storm Brian in Dun Laoghaire harbour Brian's Song

Group of 15 junior sailors rescued from wrath of Storm Brian in Dun Laoghaire harbour

It’s understood the youngsters were having a sailing lesson when the storm took a hold.

# rescue - Monday 16 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Three men rescued from Ophelia off yacht in Co Wexford Eye Of The Storm

Three men rescued from Ophelia off yacht in Co Wexford

The three had encountered extreme difficulty in attempting to bring their yacht to harbour early this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Rescue 116 and lifeboat crew tasked to windsurfers in difficulty off Louth coast Ophelia

Rescue 116 and lifeboat crew tasked to windsurfers in difficulty off Louth coast

The incident happened this morning before the men made their way back to shore.

# rescue - Friday 6 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Toddler rescued after being trapped in Swiss Alps crevice for 12 hours Lucky Escape

Toddler rescued after being trapped in Swiss Alps crevice for 12 hours

The girl fell into a deep crevice during a family hike in the Swiss Alps.

# rescue - Monday 2 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish mountain rescue volunteer dies while training in Wales Fatal Accident

Irish mountain rescue volunteer dies while training in Wales

Kevin Hallahan was a father who joined the Dublin-Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team in 2011.

# rescue - Friday 15 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ireland to accept 330 extra refugees next year Protection Programme

Ireland to accept 330 extra refugees next year

The country has now pledged to take in 600 refugees in 2018.

# rescue - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat HURRICANE HARVEY

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat

The full horrors of the monster storm Hurricane Harvey began emerging today.

# rescue - Thursday 24 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm not a medic, I just watch a lot of TV': Woman who saved man turned away from hospital Rescue

'I'm not a medic, I just watch a lot of TV': Woman who saved man turned away from hospital

The man suffered a heart attack after he was turned away from a hospital despite complaining of chest pains.

# rescue - Monday 7 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Local garda swims out and rescues man who'd jumped from a bridge in Sligo Heroism

Local garda swims out and rescues man who'd jumped from a bridge in Sligo

The incident happened in the town yesterday afternoon.

# rescue - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Teen army cadets caught up in bad weather rescued off the Mourne Mountains Northern Ireland

Teen army cadets caught up in bad weather rescued off the Mourne Mountains

Emergency services were alerted shortly before 12pm today.

# rescue - Monday 10 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie RNLI volunteers in Cork have helped eight people in four incidents since yesterday Crosshaven

RNLI volunteers in Cork have helped eight people in four incidents since yesterday

It’s been a busy couple of days for the Crosshaven RNLI.

From TheJournal.ie Two men who died off Donegal coast named locally Mallinbeg

Two men who died off Donegal coast named locally

Both men are believed to be Lithuanian nationals.