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# rnli - Saturday 1 May, 2021

'Don't assume it's safe': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning
# Water Safety
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# Water Safety

'Don't assume it's safe': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning

Sat 6:30 AM 13,596 Views 5 Comments

Lots of people will be enjoying Ireland’s coastline over the summer.

# rnli - Saturday 24 April, 2021

'I was just delighted to help': Kite surfer rescues swimmer in difficulty in West Cork
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# Seven Heads Peninsula

'I was just delighted to help': Kite surfer rescues swimmer in difficulty in West Cork

Apr 24th 2021, 2:35 PM 33,032 Views 10 Comments

An RNLI lifeboat was deployed at 5:20pm, but when it arrived the kitesurfer had rescued the swimmer.

# rnli - Friday 2 April, 2021

Coast Guard and RNLI warn the public to be careful if planning an Easter swim
# Emergency Services
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# Emergency Services

Coast Guard and RNLI warn the public to be careful if planning an Easter swim

Apr 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 11,124 Views 1 Comment

The warning comes as an increase in calls to search and rescue teams have been noticed.

# rnli - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Exhausted swimmer rescued clinging to rocks near Dublin's Forty Foot
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Exhausted swimmer rescued clinging to rocks near Dublin's Forty Foot

Mar 31st 2021, 3:35 PM 44,605 Views 28 Comments

People are being warned that sea temperatures remain low despite the sunny weather.

# rnli - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Crew of sinking trawler airlifted to safety during 'extremely challenging' rescue operation
# Ellie Adhamh
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# Ellie Adhamh

Crew of sinking trawler airlifted to safety during 'extremely challenging' rescue operation

Mar 28th 2021, 10:33 AM 39,666 Views 11 Comments

The crew are said to be in good spirits.

# rnli - Saturday 27 March, 2021

'Complex' rescue of stricken trawler off Cork underway as Irish Navy tows it to safety
# Ellie Adhamh
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# Ellie Adhamh

'Complex' rescue of stricken trawler off Cork underway as Irish Navy tows it to safety

Updated Mar 27th 2021, 12:00 PM 27,409 Views 14 Comments

Last night’s rescue operation was hampered by gale-force winds and heavy seas.

# rnli - Monday 22 March, 2021

Lifeboat crews rescue seven people in two separate incidents near Dun Laoghaire
# Dublin
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# Dublin

Lifeboat crews rescue seven people in two separate incidents near Dun Laoghaire

Mar 22nd 2021, 7:27 AM 30,243 Views 23 Comments

Both incidents happened yesterday afternoon.

# rnli - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Coast Guard and RNLI crew rescue person trapped in sea inlet for more than 90 minutes
# West Cork
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# West Cork

Coast Guard and RNLI crew rescue person trapped in sea inlet for more than 90 minutes

Updated Feb 25th 2021, 9:32 PM 28,231 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened just off the slipway at Dunworley Beach near Butlerstown in west Cork.

# rnli - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Spanish fisherman brought ashore by RNLI after taking ill off Cork coast
# Cork
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# Cork

Spanish fisherman brought ashore by RNLI after taking ill off Cork coast

Feb 11th 2021, 12:26 PM 14,316 Views 10 Comments

The man was transported to hospital in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# rnli - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Lifeboat rescues windsurfer blown out to sea off Cork coast
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Lifeboat rescues windsurfer blown out to sea off Cork coast

Jan 30th 2021, 7:17 PM 31,809 Views 36 Comments

The windsurfer got into difficulty a kilometre from the shore near the Old Head of Kinsale.

# rnli - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Lifeboat crew rescues dog after slip near Dun Laoghaire pier
# Dublin
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# Dublin

Lifeboat crew rescues dog after slip near Dun Laoghaire pier

Jan 26th 2021, 9:43 PM 30,000 Views 23 Comments

Archie fell on to rocks near the pier after 11am.

# rnli - Monday 21 December, 2020

Man rescued after boat ran aground on rocks on island in Donegal
# Inis Saimer
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# Inis Saimer

Man rescued after boat ran aground on rocks on island in Donegal

Dec 21st 2020, 12:12 PM 11,321 Views 2 Comments

A number of agencies assisted in the operation to bring the man safely back to shore.

# rnli - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Dún Laoghaire RNLI rescue two divers in late-night search operation
# Bullock Harbour
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# Bullock Harbour

Dún Laoghaire RNLI rescue two divers in late-night search operation

Dec 2nd 2020, 2:11 PM 17,170 Views 5 Comments

Dún Laoghaire Lifeboat Station’s Inishore lifeboat was launched from Bullock Harbour shortly after 11pm.

# rnli - Friday 20 November, 2020

Irish Coast Guard and RNLI issue water safety plea as callouts to open water swimmers increase
# Open Water
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# Open Water

Irish Coast Guard and RNLI issue water safety plea as callouts to open water swimmers increase

Nov 20th 2020, 12:10 PM 16,702 Views 15 Comments

Over the past week, eight separate incidents arose in the Dublin-Wicklow area alone.

# rnli - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

The father and son who rescued the two young women out at sea last month rescued another man today
# Patrick And Morgan Oliver
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# Patrick And Morgan Oliver

The father and son who rescued the two young women out at sea last month rescued another man today

Sep 23rd 2020, 5:02 PM 60,242 Views 24 Comments

Patrick and Morgan Oliver answered the call again today.

# rnli - Friday 18 September, 2020

Man (50s) dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Youghal
# Cork
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# Cork

Man (50s) dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Youghal

Sep 18th 2020, 10:06 PM 33,166 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are treating the death as a tragic accident.

# rnli - Saturday 5 September, 2020

'We found them, but they saved themselves': Galway paddleboarders and fisherman recall sea rescue
# Rescue
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# Rescue

'We found them, but they saved themselves': Galway paddleboarders and fisherman recall sea rescue

Sep 5th 2020, 9:46 AM 49,917 Views 24 Comments

Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn recalled their ordeal at sea in August.

# rnli - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Windsurfer rescued off coast of Scotland after being spotted by person with a telescope in their home
# Scotland
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# Scotland

Windsurfer rescued off coast of Scotland after being spotted by person with a telescope in their home

Aug 29th 2020, 3:47 PM 81,266 Views 21 Comments

He was located 10 miles from Anstruther and six miles from his destination of Dunbar in East Lothian.

# rnli - Monday 24 August, 2020

Teenagers praised for rescuing man off Cork coast
# Fountainstown
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# Fountainstown

Teenagers praised for rescuing man off Cork coast

Aug 24th 2020, 7:34 AM 28,733 Views 18 Comments

Crosshaven RNLI have praised five teenagers who helped rescue the man.

# rnli - Monday 17 August, 2020

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue
# Galway Rescue
# Galway Rescue

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue

Aug 17th 2020, 3:00 PM 19,594 Views 1 Comment

The Bearna and Salthill-Knocknacarra GAA clubs met in championship on Friday night after helping with the search for the missing paddle boarders.

# rnli - Saturday 15 August, 2020

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway
# Search And Rescue
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# Search And Rescue

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway

Aug 15th 2020, 5:01 PM 36,806 Views 21 Comments

There was jubilation this week when cousins Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn were found off Inis Oirr.

# rnli - Friday 14 August, 2020

Paddleboarder (17) rescues child blown out to sea on inflatable swan off Scottish coast
# North Ayrshire
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# North Ayrshire

Paddleboarder (17) rescues child blown out to sea on inflatable swan off Scottish coast

Aug 14th 2020, 2:23 PM 39,463 Views 9 Comments

The teenager was praised for his quick actions.

# rnli - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders
# Furbo Beach
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# Furbo Beach

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders

Aug 13th 2020, 6:22 PM 58,008 Views 25 Comments

A Galway RNLI crew member recounts the operation that saved two women’s lives this morning.

Local fisherman found missing paddle boarders clinging to lobster pot
# Irish Coast Guard
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# Irish Coast Guard

Local fisherman found missing paddle boarders clinging to lobster pot

Updated Aug 13th 2020, 12:55 PM 154,032 Views 93 Comments

The women are now in the care of the HSE.

# rnli - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Two people rescued by RNLI lifeboat after their jet skis suffer engine problems in Dublin Bay
# North Bull Wall
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# North Bull Wall

Two people rescued by RNLI lifeboat after their jet skis suffer engine problems in Dublin Bay

Jul 25th 2020, 11:14 AM 18,507 Views 8 Comments

The two people came into difficulties with their jet skis just off North Bull Wall last night.

# rnli - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Three rescued after 35ft yacht gets into difficulty off Dublin coast
# Dún Laoghaire
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# Dún Laoghaire

Three rescued after 35ft yacht gets into difficulty off Dublin coast

Jul 18th 2020, 2:05 PM 34,664 Views 16 Comments

The propeller on the yacht was fouled before 11 o’clock this morning.

# rnli - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Runaway horse rescued by RNLI off the coast near Bundoran
# Donegal
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# Donegal

Runaway horse rescued by RNLI off the coast near Bundoran

Jun 30th 2020, 7:42 PM 24,878 Views 15 Comments

The crew spent almost an hour trying to guide the horse back to shore.

# rnli - Thursday 30 April, 2020

'Now is not the time to become complacent': Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise
# Bank Holiday Weekend
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# Bank Holiday Weekend

'Now is not the time to become complacent': Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise

Apr 30th 2020, 3:18 PM 11,578 Views 11 Comments

It’s feared that people may become complacent and be tempted to take to the water or visit coastal areas this bank holiday weekend.

# rnli - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Fisherman rescued by RNLI lifeboat after vessel suffered engine failure
# Rescue
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# Rescue

Fisherman rescued by RNLI lifeboat after vessel suffered engine failure

Apr 22nd 2020, 3:49 PM 14,657 Views 3 Comments

The boat was in danger of being swept onto rocks.

# rnli - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise while Covid-19 restrictions are in place
# Stay On Your Feet
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# Stay On Your Feet

Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise while Covid-19 restrictions are in place

Apr 9th 2020, 9:57 PM 34,542 Views 26 Comments

It’s feared rescue crews and emergency services could face by being unnecessarily exposed to the coronavirus.

# rnli - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Two kayakers rescued from Lough Derg after getting into difficultly
# Rescue Operation
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# Rescue Operation

Two kayakers rescued from Lough Derg after getting into difficultly

Dec 28th 2019, 4:02 PM 17,303 Views 20 Comments

One person was taken to hospital.

# rnli - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Two people injured after large wave caused 15-foot fall from Wicklow pier
# Arklow
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# Arklow

Two people injured after large wave caused 15-foot fall from Wicklow pier

Dec 22nd 2019, 6:54 PM 84,061 Views 11 Comments

The injured were swept onto a lower pier at a harbour.

# rnli - Monday 16 December, 2019

RNLI battles 50 foot sea swells to rescue fishermen who sent mayday distress call
# Rescue Mission
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# Rescue Mission

RNLI battles 50 foot sea swells to rescue fishermen who sent mayday distress call

Dec 16th 2019, 5:52 PM 29,034 Views 22 Comments

The RNLI has released footae of the rescue.

# rnli - Monday 25 November, 2019

Search continues for pilot after plane disappeared off north coast of Wales
# Puffin Island
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# Puffin Island

Search continues for pilot after plane disappeared off north coast of Wales

Updated Nov 25th 2019, 10:00 PM 33,088 Views 7 Comments

Police confirmed the small plane had just one person on board when it went off the radar near Puffin Island.

# rnli - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

RNLI sees donation surge after being forced to defend its work saving lives overseas
# Life-saving Work
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# Life-saving Work

RNLI sees donation surge after being forced to defend its work saving lives overseas

Sep 17th 2019, 12:19 PM 19,488 Views 32 Comments

The RNLI says less than 2% of annual expenditure is spent outside the UK and Ireland.

# rnli - Sunday 11 August, 2019

A cow that tumbled out to sea was rescued by a lifeboat crew in Kinsale
# Udder The Sea
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# Udder The Sea

A cow that tumbled out to sea was rescued by a lifeboat crew in Kinsale

Aug 11th 2019, 12:46 PM 31,940 Views 40 Comments

It took three and a half hours to rescue the frightened friesen.

# rnli - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Six people rescued after two cruise boats get into difficulty on Lough Derg
# Coast Guard
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# Coast Guard

Six people rescued after two cruise boats get into difficulty on Lough Derg

Aug 6th 2019, 9:53 PM 38,420 Views 3 Comments

In one case, a boat was drifting without power and was taking on water.

# rnli - Monday 22 July, 2019

Child (5) hospitalised after being swept out to sea on inflatable lilo
# Portmarnock Beach
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# Portmarnock Beach

Child (5) hospitalised after being swept out to sea on inflatable lilo

Jul 22nd 2019, 6:57 PM 43,554 Views 36 Comments

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at Dublin’s Portmarnock Beach at 2.20pm.

# rnli - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Major rescue operation launched last night after two swimmers get into difficulty off Kerry coast
# Ballybunion
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# Ballybunion

Major rescue operation launched last night after two swimmers get into difficulty off Kerry coast

Jul 14th 2019, 10:59 AM 30,800 Views 21 Comments

Units from the Coast Guard and RNLI joined in the operation as the pair safely reached the shore.

# rnli - Friday 28 June, 2019

Girl (14) who was pulled out to sea off Co Louth dies in hospital
# Louth
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# Louth

Girl (14) who was pulled out to sea off Co Louth dies in hospital

Updated Jun 28th 2019, 8:14 PM 71,718 Views 42 Comments

The incident happened off Termonfeckin beach.

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