RNLI assists two people on cruiser with engine failure

Lough Derg RNLI was tasked to assist two people after their 25ft cruiser got into difficulty on Sunday night.

Rescue operation mounted for man stuck in mud

A major search and rescue operation was mounted this afternoon after a young man was reported to be stuck in mud amid rising water in the Shannon Estuary.

Two rescued after boat runs aground on Shannon

Two people had to be rescued last night after their boat ran aground on the River Shannon and the occupants were unable to confirm their exact location.

Two people and dog rescued on Lough Derg

Two people and their dog were rescued on Lough Derg this morning after their cruise boat suffered engine problems.

Men swim to safety after boat hits bridge

Three men were forced to abandon their lake boat and jump into the River Shannon after they collided with a bridge.

Rescue 115 involved in two operations in Kerry

The Shannon-based Irish Coast Guard helicopter has been involved in two rescue operations in Co Kerry this afternoon.

Man dies after getting into difficulty while swimming

A man has died after he was airlifted to hospital following a swimming incident in Co Clare this morning.

Coast Guard assists cruiser on Lough Derg

The Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard was called into action this afternoon to assist three people on board a cruiser that had run aground on Lough Derg.

Three taken to safety from boat on Lough Derg

Two adults and a child had to be rescued from a boat on Lough Derg this evening after it ran aground and began to take on water.