Kilrush RNLI locates and secures drifting yacht

A yacht drifted across the busy shipping lanes of the Shannon Estuary overnight after breaking its moorings in strong winds.

Pilot scheme to develop touring routes off Wild Atlantic...

Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Patrick O’Donovan has unveiled the route for the Shannon Estuary Drive - the first in what is hoped to be a series of drives which will be developed by Fáilte Ireland in collaboration with local stakeholders to encourage visitors to discover the variety of inland visitor experiences as they travel along the Wild Atlantic Way.

New campaign aims to attract investment to Shannon Estuary...

A new marketing drive promoting deep water marine investment opportunities along the Shannon Estuary is being undertaken by stakeholders engaged in the development and management of Ireland’s largest and deepest estuary.

Kilrush and Lough Derg lifeboats respond to calls

The Kilrush and Lough Derg lifeboats have responded to incidents to separate incidents this afternoon.