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Seven dogs had to be put down after being found in 'deplorable' conditions
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Seven dogs had to be put down after being found in 'deplorable' conditions

May 23rd 2017, 1:31 PM 30,493 Views 28 Comments

The animals’ former owner was barred from owning any dogs.

'I was thinking I was going to die' - Surfer rescued by Belfast Coast Guard after 32 hours at sea
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'I was thinking I was going to die' - Surfer rescued by Belfast Coast Guard after 32 hours at sea

May 4th 2017, 10:28 PM 22,561 Views 36 Comments

Belfast Coastguard coordinated the search for Matthew Bryce from Airdrie in Scotland.

Three people 'extremely lucky to survive' boat overturning on River Boyne
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Three people 'extremely lucky to survive' boat overturning on River Boyne

Apr 18th 2017, 8:31 AM 21,412 Views 19 Comments

The Coast Guard rescued the group after a member of the public raised the alarm.

Volunteers involved in search for Rescue 116 crewmen 'disgusted' to be charged toll
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Volunteers involved in search for Rescue 116 crewmen 'disgusted' to be charged toll

Apr 10th 2017, 5:19 PM 45,743 Views 37 Comments

Carrick River Rescue claimed they were stopped and charged on the M7 toll after taking part in Rescue 116 search.

Three people rescued from River Liffey last night
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Three people rescued from River Liffey last night

Apr 7th 2017, 7:01 AM 39,280 Views 12 Comments

They are all in hospital.

'We'll do it as long as it takes': Massive community effort to feed Rescue 116 search teams
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'We'll do it as long as it takes': Massive community effort to feed Rescue 116 search teams

Apr 4th 2017, 1:43 PM 13,850 Views 6 Comments

Groups from all over the country are sending food to the local co-op near Blacksod.

Funeral of Rescue 116 Captain Mark Duffy to take place tomorrow
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Funeral of Rescue 116 Captain Mark Duffy to take place tomorrow

Mar 29th 2017, 9:54 AM 16,853 Views 7 Comments

The body of Mark Duffy was recovered on Sunday.

Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo
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Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo

Mar 19th 2017, 5:20 PM 38,836 Views 35 Comments

Two people have been hospitalised following the incident.

'It's unspeakable, what's going on': Shane Ross meets families of Coast Guard crew
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'It's unspeakable, what's going on': Shane Ross meets families of Coast Guard crew

Mar 15th 2017, 3:20 PM 52,044 Views 27 Comments

Searches are ongoing to locate chief pilot Mark Duffy and winchmen Paul Ormsby and Ciarán Smith.

'You hang on to a thread of hope but are fearful' - The search for Rescue 116
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'You hang on to a thread of hope but are fearful' - The search for Rescue 116

Mar 15th 2017, 12:01 AM 24,095 Views 15 Comments

Three crew members are yet to be recovered.

'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast
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'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast

Mar 9th 2017, 3:45 PM 20,357 Views 13 Comments

It took over 13 hours for rescuers to reach them after the emergency vessel was launched.

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No bull: RNLI tasked to rescue cattle which had fallen from a cliff

Mar 6th 2017, 7:23 PM 12,576 Views 12 Comments

The animals got into difficulty late last month.

Man dies after getting into difficulty while kayaking
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Man dies after getting into difficulty while kayaking

Mar 5th 2017, 10:05 AM 21,265 Views 5 Comments

He was taken to hospital in a critical condition but was pronounced dead yesterday evening.

At least five injured after South African hospital roof collapses
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At least five injured after South African hospital roof collapses

Mar 2nd 2017, 6:43 PM 6,934 Views 0 Comments

“We have the canine search and rescue team there, we are not sure if there are any people trapped.”

Footballer saves the life of opponent who swallowed his tongue
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Footballer saves the life of opponent who swallowed his tongue

Feb 27th 2017, 5:39 PM 9,783 Views 18 Comments

Czech goalkeeper Martin Berkovec had collapsed after colliding with a team-mate.

Coast Guard operation underway after man falls ill on fishing boat
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Coast Guard operation underway after man falls ill on fishing boat

Feb 22nd 2017, 8:44 PM 12,087 Views 10 Comments

The rescue services are heading to the scene.

Four units attend as Dublin Fire Brigade battles blaze in north inner city
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Four units attend as Dublin Fire Brigade battles blaze in north inner city

Feb 19th 2017, 5:03 PM 22,866 Views 6 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade also managed to save two family members as it fought a blaze in Donaghmede early this morning.

Man rescued from sinking yacht off Co Cork coast
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Man rescued from sinking yacht off Co Cork coast

Feb 9th 2017, 9:39 PM 15,295 Views 24 Comments

The alarm was raised this afternoon at 4.20pm.

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors
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Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

Jan 23rd 2017, 10:19 PM 20,149 Views 6 Comments

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

Australian family rescued from Japanese mountain after sending social media SOS
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Australian family rescued from Japanese mountain after sending social media SOS

Jan 17th 2017, 7:02 PM 13,142 Views 7 Comments

The group reportedly dug a hole in the snow to keep warm.

Man rescued after falling down cliff at golf club
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Man rescued after falling down cliff at golf club

Dec 27th 2016, 9:56 PM 17,823 Views 3 Comments

The man was airlifted to hospital.

Dublin Fire Brigade heroically save man who went into water at IFSC
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Dublin Fire Brigade heroically save man who went into water at IFSC

Dec 17th 2016, 6:21 PM 22,728 Views 12 Comments

The man is in hospital.

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle
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Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle

Dec 9th 2016, 10:42 AM 13,322 Views 4 Comments

Yohanes Syahputra hadn’t eaten in days and had wounds on his hands, waist and legs when he was found.

Irish navy recovers three bodies during Mediterranean rescue operation
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Irish navy recovers three bodies during Mediterranean rescue operation

Dec 5th 2016, 9:09 AM 6,334 Views 32 Comments

Around 269 migrants were rescued from two rubber vessels around 30 miles north of Libyan capital, Tripoli.

Photos show Irish forces saving 140 lives in the Mediterranean
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Photos show Irish forces saving 140 lives in the Mediterranean

Dec 3rd 2016, 1:06 PM 9,042 Views 55 Comments

LÉ Samuel Beckett is currently awaiting furthers tasks in the area of operations.

"Hero" gardaí rescue child from sixth floor apartment as witness Senator calls for their pay to be hiked
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"Hero" gardaí rescue child from sixth floor apartment as witness Senator calls for their pay to be hiked

Nov 3rd 2016, 4:07 PM 30,532 Views 24 Comments

The ladder rescue happened on the Dock Road, Limerick, this morning.

'She was more than my wife, she was my best friend': Husband pays tribute to volunteer wife
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'She was more than my wife, she was my best friend': Husband pays tribute to volunteer wife

Nov 1st 2016, 3:15 PM 15,774 Views 5 Comments

Bernard Lucas paid tribute to coastguard wife, Caitríona, who died during an operation off the coast of Clare.

These five real-life rescue stories will make you believe in miracles
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These five real-life rescue stories will make you believe in miracles

Nov 1st 2016, 9:07 AM 29,415 Views 4 Comments

Spoiler alert – they’re all OK in the end.

Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck
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Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck

Oct 24th 2016, 8:09 AM 22,283 Views 12 Comments

Their craft sank during the incident yesterday.

8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland
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8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland

Oct 13th 2016, 6:59 PM 12,489 Views 9 Comments

The dogs were not microchipped and didn’t have pet passports, which are required to travel to the UK.

Sailing sloop with two on board rescued off Old Head of Kinsale
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Sailing sloop with two on board rescued off Old Head of Kinsale

Oct 11th 2016, 3:10 PM 7,642 Views 7 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather warning for small crafts from Roche’s Point to Loop Head to Erris Head.

Half a century ago Colin saved a girl from drowning; today he wants to find out what happened to her
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Half a century ago Colin saved a girl from drowning; today he wants to find out what happened to her

Oct 9th 2016, 6:20 AM 23,575 Views 8 Comments

Colin Wilde has always wondered what happened to the girl whose life he saved 50 years ago.

Irish navy rescues 220 people from the Mediterranean
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Irish navy rescues 220 people from the Mediterranean

Oct 4th 2016, 10:01 PM 10,221 Views 88 Comments

They were taken aboard the LÉ Samuel Beckett, where they received food, water and medical treatment where required.

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person
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Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person

Sep 15th 2016, 6:20 PM 24,672 Views 12 Comments

The mother-of-two died on Monday.

'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer
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'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer

Sep 13th 2016, 8:59 PM 32,218 Views 13 Comments

The mother-of-two was pronounced dead shortly after being airlifted from the water.

Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening
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Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening

Sep 8th 2016, 9:23 AM 15,238 Views 2 Comments

He was pronounced dead around an hour after arriving at University Hospital Galway.

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway
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Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Aug 27th 2016, 2:24 PM 22,508 Views 17 Comments

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

34 'gravely ill' cats discovered in Co Cork
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34 'gravely ill' cats discovered in Co Cork

Aug 8th 2016, 4:37 PM 20,397 Views 15 Comments

Some of the cats and kittens had to be humanely euthanised on veterinary advice.

15 people had to be rescued in multiple incidents at sea yesterday
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15 people had to be rescued in multiple incidents at sea yesterday

Aug 8th 2016, 7:42 AM 20,506 Views 9 Comments

Three separate marine rescues were carried out yesterday.

Climbers rescued after getting lost on Mayo mountain
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Climbers rescued after getting lost on Mayo mountain

Aug 6th 2016, 12:23 PM 12,790 Views 58 Comments

Neither suffered any injuries.