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.

Rescue 115 in early morning mission

The Shannon-based Irish Coast Guard helicopter was tasked on a long-range operation off the south west coast early today.

RNLI on back-to-back shouts during Thunder storm

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat responded to two calls this afternoon to vessels that suffered engine failure during this afternoon's thunderstorm.

Man swims to safety as boat sinks on Shannon

One person was forced to swim to safety after his boat sank in the River Shannon near Killaloe this 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.

Kilrush RNLI volunteers assist powerboat in Shannon Estuary

The Kilrush RNLI lifeboat was called to assist two people after their powerboat lost power in the Shannon Estuary.

Killaloe Coast Guard assists broken down boat

The Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard was called out last evening to lend assistance to two people after their boat broke down on Lough Derg.

Killaloe Coast Guard assists boat crew

The Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard has assisted the crew of a boat that suffered engine failure on Lough Derg.

Kayaker reported in difficulty off Carrigaholt

A rescue operation was mounted in the Shannon Estuary this afternoon after a kayaker was reported to have capsized off Rinneville north west of Kilcredaun.