8-year-old saved from drowning thanks rescuers

An 8-year-old boy who was saved from drowning in West Clare during the summer has visited the search and rescue helicopter base at Shannon...

Killaloe and Cleggan Coast Guard assist in Clare search

The search continued today for a person reported missing at the Cliffs of Moher over a fortnight ago. Concern had been expressed for the wellbeing...

River search for missing person stood down for today

Update: Friday, 3.15pm - Civil Defence volunteers have completed a search of the River Fergus from Ennis to Clarecastle with no trace of the missing...

Swimmer airlifted to hospital from Lahinch

A swimmer has been airlifted to hospital after she was successfully resuscitated following an accident in Co Clare this afternoon. It’s understood that the woman...

Busy weekend for emergency services in Clare

Search and rescue services, both statutory and voluntary, were kept busy on Sunday responding to a number of calls. The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was...

Injured hiker airlifted to hospital from North Clare

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he suffered an injury while hiking in North Clare this afternoon. The alarm was raised shortly after...

Man dies in Ennis lake accident

A man has died after he got into difficulty while swimming in a lake in Co Clare last evening.

Children rescued from sea at Doughmore

An 8-year-old boy was dramatically rescued after he was swept out to sea at the notorious Doughmore Beach in West Clare yesterday.

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Fanore

A man has died in hospital after he got into difficulty while swimming in North Clare on Tuesday evening.