Coast Guard assists vessel in difficulty on Lough Derg

The Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard was called out this morning to assist a vessel reported to have suffered engine problems on...

Two rescued after yacht runs aground on Lough Derg

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was requested to launch yesterday to assist two people on a 16ft yacht aground on a shoal west of...

Back-to-back shouts for Lough Derg RNLI

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

RNLI aids cruiser with engine failure

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was called out assist a family of four on a 43ft cruiser that suffered engine failure and was left adrift on the lake in heavy weather. 

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.

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.

Lough Derg lifeboat responds to vessel in difficulty

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat launched last evening to assist four people on a 36ft motor cruiser with engine failure.

Swimmer airlifted to hospital after being rescued from sea

One person has been airlifted to hospital being rescued from the sea in Co Clare this evening. A second person managed to make it ashore safely.