Vessel with 40 people on board runs aground on...

The RNLI and Irish Coast Guard were involved in an operation to assist the crew of a passenger vessel with 40 people on board,...

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...

RNLI rescues three after boat suffers engine failure

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat has rescued three people after they were reported to be adrift on a boat on the lake on this...

Assessor/Trainer Helena honoured by Lough Derg RNLI

Lifeboat volunteers based at Dromineer on Lough Derg honoured an RNLI Assessor Trainer who has delivered training and assessments at Lough Derg RNLI for almost...

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...

Back-to-back shouts for Lough Derg RNLI

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat responded to two emergency calls on Friday evening. 

Two found sleeping on drifting boat on Lough Derg

Two people were found sleeping on a boat after RNLI lifeboat volunteers were sent to investigate a report of a vessel adrift on Lough Derg.

Seven people rescued from boat taking on water

Six people had a lucky escape this afternoon after their boat began to take on water off the Clare shore on Lough Derg.

Lough Derg RNLI responds to back-to-back calls

Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat responded to back-to-back calls on Saturday after two vessels got into difficulty.