Rescue 115 airlifts injured fishermen from trawler

Two injured crew members have been airlifted to hospital from a fishing vessel off the west coast this afternoon.

Elderly couple rescued by Lough Derg RNLI

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat rescued an elderly couple who got into difficulty and were reported to be in the water on the lake this afternoon.

Mattie retires after 30 years of service

Tributes have been paid to one of the longest serving Officers in Charge with the Irish Coast Guard who has retired after 30 years of service.

Rescue 115 locates broken down trawler

An operation is continuing in the Atlantic to assist the crew of an Irish fishing trawler after communications were lost yesterday afternoon.

Search mounted for man adrift at sea off Clare

A massive search and rescue operation was mounted late on Saturday evening after an elderly fisherman was reported adrift at sea off Co Clare.

Rescue 115 in two weekend medevac missions

The Shannon based Irish Coast Guard search and rescue helicopter undertook two medevac (medical evacuation) operations over the weekend airlifting injured crewmen from different fishing vessels.

Rescue 115 on mission off south west coast

The Shannon based Irish Coast Guard helicopter is undertaking a mission to airlift an injured seaman from a vessel off the south west coast.

Helicopters in long range airlift mission

Two Irish Coast Guard helicopters are on their way to airlift an injured crewman from a fishing trawler off the south west coast.

BREAKING: Major search after car entered sea

A major rescue operation is underway in Co Clare after a car was seen entering the sea this evening.