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From TheJournal.ie RNLI sees donation surge after being forced to defend its work saving lives overseas Life-saving Work

RNLI sees donation surge after being forced to defend its work saving lives overseas

The RNLI says less than 2% of annual expenditure is spent outside the UK and Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie A cow that tumbled out to sea was rescued by a lifeboat crew in Kinsale Udder The Sea This post contains videos

A cow that tumbled out to sea was rescued by a lifeboat crew in Kinsale

It took three and a half hours to rescue the frightened friesen.

From TheJournal.ie Six people rescued after two cruise boats get into difficulty on Lough Derg Coast Guard

Six people rescued after two cruise boats get into difficulty on Lough Derg

In one case, a boat was drifting without power and was taking on water.

From TheJournal.ie Child (5) hospitalised after being swept out to sea on inflatable lilo Portmarnock Beach

Child (5) hospitalised after being swept out to sea on inflatable lilo

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at Dublin’s Portmarnock Beach at 2.20pm.

From TheJournal.ie Major rescue operation launched last night after two swimmers get into difficulty off Kerry coast Ballybunion

Major rescue operation launched last night after two swimmers get into difficulty off Kerry coast

Units from the Coast Guard and RNLI joined in the operation as the pair safely reached the shore.

From TheJournal.ie Girl (14) who was pulled out to sea off Co Louth dies in hospital Louth

Girl (14) who was pulled out to sea off Co Louth dies in hospital

The incident happened off Termonfeckin beach.

From TheJournal.ie Kite surfer rescued off west coast of Cork by RNLI Courtmacsherry

Kite surfer rescued off west coast of Cork by RNLI

Weather conditions at the time were windy at the popular kite surfing spot.

From TheJournal.ie The RNLI is getting a new lifeboat to serve the east coast of Ireland Michael O'brien

The RNLI is getting a new lifeboat to serve the east coast of Ireland

The Michael O’Brien Shannon class lifeboat is due to arrive at Clogherhead at 1.31pm on Sunday.

From TheJournal.ie Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast RNLI This post contains videos

Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast

One of the fishermen had to be airlifted to hospital.

From TheJournal.ie RNLI crew rescue paddle boarder who got into difficulty in Bray Bray

RNLI crew rescue paddle boarder who got into difficulty in Bray

The weather conditions were not good with strong gale force winds.

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard saved over 400 lives this year Search And Rescue

Coast Guard saved over 400 lives this year

Around 1,000 volunteers help operate the service.

From TheJournal.ie Bull rescued by RNLI after falling down steep cliff in Galway Clifden

Bull rescued by RNLI after falling down steep cliff in Galway

Despite near dark conditions, the lifeboat was able to bring the bull ashore.

From TheJournal.ie Search continuing for missing man in Lough Erne since yesterday evening Fermanagh

Search continuing for missing man in Lough Erne since yesterday evening

One man has already been rescued.

From TheJournal.ie Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast RNLI

Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast

The man was rushed to hospital by the RNLI and National Ambulance Service.

From TheJournal.ie 'We always turn up and we always will': Ireland's frontline workers are getting their own day of recognition National Services Day

'We always turn up and we always will': Ireland's frontline workers are getting their own day of recognition

National Services Day will take place annually on the first Saturday in September.

From TheJournal.ie Three people rescued after yacht gets into difficulty Dún Laoghaire

Three people rescued after yacht gets into difficulty

The yacht’s sail got caught around the rudder.

From TheJournal.ie Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths Malin Head

Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths

It is understood they spent four hours in the water before they were rescued.

From TheJournal.ie Two die after boat gets into difficulty off Malin Head Donegal

Two die after boat gets into difficulty off Malin Head

The Coast Guard mounted a rescue operation after three people in a boat got into difficulty.

From TheJournal.ie Father and sons saved by lifeboat after getting caught in rip current RNLI

Father and sons saved by lifeboat after getting caught in rip current

All three were taken to hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Six rescued after four men swam to save two girls drifting out to sea on airbed Duncannon Beach

Six rescued after four men swam to save two girls drifting out to sea on airbed

Members of the local community rallied after the girls got into difficulty off Duncannon Beach.

From TheJournal.ie Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork Seven Heads

Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork

The 31 ft yacht was on its voyage from The Azores when it developed mechanical difficulties and sought help.

From TheJournal.ie Fisherman (62) drowns off Galway coast Cruagh Island

Fisherman (62) drowns off Galway coast

A member of the public raised the alarm after the fisherman said that he was in difficulty and his boat was sinking.

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth Rescue

Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth

The Coast Guard commended the group for getting in contact.

From TheJournal.ie Planning to take a dip? Despite warm weather Irish waters cool enough to trigger cold water shock Water Safety

Planning to take a dip? Despite warm weather Irish waters cool enough to trigger cold water shock

Irish waters rarely exceed 15C according to the RNLI and the Irish Coast Guard.

From TheJournal.ie This 65-year-old has spent 2018 running the coast of Ireland for the RNLI - and is about to return home Homecoming

This 65-year-old has spent 2018 running the coast of Ireland for the RNLI - and is about to return home

Mary Nolan Hickey has raised over €36,000 by often running more than a marathon each day.

From TheJournal.ie Man dead after fishing boat sinks off Mayo coast Coast Guard

Man dead after fishing boat sinks off Mayo coast

Three men were rescued after sending a mayday broadcast this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach Sandymount Strand

Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach

The group had got into difficulty when caught by an incoming tide.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove Stormy Waters

Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove

The woman got into difficulty in stormy waters.

From TheJournal.ie Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork Rnli Rescue

Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork

He was seriously injured when found by a member of the public.

From TheJournal.ie 'I just need to keep the sea to my right' - Meet the 65-year-old Wicklow woman running the coast of Ireland Lap Of The Map

'I just need to keep the sea to my right' - Meet the 65-year-old Wicklow woman running the coast of Ireland

She’s raising money for the RNLI – keep an eye out for her, if you live by the sea!

From TheJournal.ie 80-foot fishing boat rescued from west Cork coast Courtmacsherry

80-foot fishing boat rescued from west Cork coast

The boat had issued a mayday call.

From TheJournal.ie Group of 15 junior sailors rescued from wrath of Storm Brian in Dun Laoghaire harbour Brian's Song

Group of 15 junior sailors rescued from wrath of Storm Brian in Dun Laoghaire harbour

It’s understood the youngsters were having a sailing lesson when the storm took a hold.

From TheJournal.ie It could become a criminal offence to recklessly endanger emergency workers during a status red warning Draft Legislation

It could become a criminal offence to recklessly endanger emergency workers during a status red warning

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Foreign Affairs and Trade Darragh O’Brien is writing draft legislation.

From TheJournal.ie Three men rescued from Ophelia off yacht in Co Wexford Eye Of The Storm

Three men rescued from Ophelia off yacht in Co Wexford

The three had encountered extreme difficulty in attempting to bring their yacht to harbour early this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Gale force winds broke a yacht free and pushed it into a busy Shannon estuary shipping lane Get In Lane

Gale force winds broke a yacht free and pushed it into a busy Shannon estuary shipping lane

The yacht was retrieved by a RNLI lifeboat crew.

From TheJournal.ie 'Some of them are moved to tears': A photographer is capturing Ireland's lifeboat crews with Victorian techniques RNLI

'Some of them are moved to tears': A photographer is capturing Ireland's lifeboat crews with Victorian techniques

Jack Lowe aims to capture all 238 stations in the network – a project that will likely take five years

From TheJournal.ie Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island Coast Guard

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island

They failed to surface when diving yesterday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Body recovered in search for missing Canadian diver Coast Guard

Body recovered in search for missing Canadian diver

Three days of searches were carried out.

From TheJournal.ie A new documentary will feature RNLI lifeboats in Ireland - who launched 1,116 times last year Water Safety

A new documentary will feature RNLI lifeboats in Ireland - who launched 1,116 times last year

Saving Lives at Sea airs at 8pm next Wednesday on BBC Two.

From TheJournal.ie If you're near the water this weekend, here's what you need to remember Water Safety

If you're near the water this weekend, here's what you need to remember

While temperatures out of the water can rise, the temperatures in the water rarely exceed 15C.

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