Kilrush RNLI volunteers commended for daring rescue

Five Kilrush RNLI volunteers have received meritorious awards from the RNLI for their part in a rescue carried out in 2020, that saved the...

RNLI seeking volunteers for fundraising crews

The RNLI is looking for new fundraising volunteers to join its lifesaving crew at its branches in Lahinch, Kilrush and Ennis. Just like the charity’s...

Kilrush RNLI and Rescue 115 tasked to Kerry search

The Kilrush RNLI lifeboat and Shannon-based Irish Coast Guard helicopter have been involved in a major search and rescue operation off the Kerry coast this evening.

Kilrush RNLI lifeboat assists disabled yacht

The Kilrush RNLI lifeboat was called to assist a lone sailor who reported his vessel to be disabled this afternoon.

Kilrush lifeboat tasked to incident off Kerry

The Kilrush RNLI lifeboat was tasked to an incident off the Kerry coast this afternoon after a windsurfer was reported to be in difficulty.

RNLI launches Christmas appeal

Nine months into her role as Lifeboat Operations Manager at Kilrush RNLI, Shawna Johnson is preparing for her first Christmas on call since taking up the management of the station.

RNLI assists vessel in difficulty off Clare

The Kilrush RNLI was launched this morning to assist a fishing vessel reported to be in difficulty off the Clare coast.

Kilrush RNLI assists yacht taking on water

The Kilrush RNLI lifeboat was tasked to assist three people on board a yacht reported to be taking on water on Sunday afternoon.

Kilrush lifeboat rescues kayakers off Kerry

A search and rescue operation was mounted in the Shannon Estuary after two kayakers were reported to be in difficulty.