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.

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.

Swimmer in serious condition after sea rescue

A man has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after he got into difficulty while swimming in North Clare this evening.

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.

Three people rescued on Lough Derg

A major search was mounted on Lough Derg late last night after three people were reported missing when they hadn’t arrived at their destination.

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.

Search mounted after empty kayak spotted on River Shannon

A search and rescue operation was mounted on the River Shannon this evening after a member of the public reported seeing an upturned kayak.

Swimmer injured in fall in Kilkee

A woman is recovering in hospital after she was injured in a fall in Kilkee this afternoon.

RNLI assists lone skipper twice on Lough Derg

The volunteer crew of the Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was tasked to assist a lone skipper on 30ft cruiser got into difficulty twice on the lake this afternoon.