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# rescue - Today’s News


# rescue - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Family with three kids rescued after getting lost in Clare woods

The family drifted off the footpath and became disorientated while on a night time walk.

# rescue - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Two hill walkers rescued from Galtee Mountains

Hill walkers are being warned to be aware of their abilities.

# rescue - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Little woodchuck rescued after getting head stuck in a grate Whack A Mole

Little woodchuck rescued after getting head stuck in a grate

How much grate could a woodchuck… what?

# rescue - Monday 4 August, 2014

Tweeting dog survives 90-metre plunge into the Atlantic

Vimes is now home recovering from his big day.

# rescue - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch a kindly bear save a crow from drowning Bear With Me

Watch a kindly bear save a crow from drowning

A real life Care Bear.

# rescue - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Two people rescued after boat ran aground at Lough Derg

The RNLI has urged people to take care on the water.

# rescue - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Family rescued by fishing trawler after their boat sank off Wicklow coast

The family of four, including two young children, ended up in the water after their boat sank.

# rescue - Friday 25 July, 2014

Sheep rescued from rising waters is reunited with its owner

The Wicklow lifeboat rescue crew had an unusual rescue mission this week.

# rescue - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Four people on sinking boat rescued by Howth RNLI

They crew tried to save the boat but had to abandon it and swim back to shore as it started to sink beneath them.

# rescue - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Three teenage girls rescued from heavy fog on Sandymount beach

The girls called for help on a mobile phone after realising they were lost and surrounded by water on all sides.

# rescue - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Three people airlifted from Croagh Patrick after sustaining injuries

One climber on the mountain warned that conditions were difficult.

# rescue - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch hero friends rescue skydiver who passed out mid-freefall Freefalling

# rescue - Friday 18 July, 2014

Man brought to hospital by helicopter after falling from cliffs

It happened at around midday today.

# rescue - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

458 children rescued from Mexican home over sexual abuse

They were held against their will and made to beg, while living in filthy conditions.

# rescue - Monday 14 July, 2014

Swimmer injured after jumping off rocks in Howth

The male swimmer is believed to have suffered a back injury while jumping off 30 foot cliffs into the water.

Man dies after resurfacing from dive off Inishbofin

The diver experienced difficulty and the coastguard helicopter R118 was tasked to the scene from Sligo.

RNLI save three from pleasure craft off Arklow, miss World Cup final

The boat was taking on water near the Roadstone Jetty.

# rescue - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Is this one of the most embarrassing rescue incidents ever? In A Flap

Is this one of the most embarrassing rescue incidents ever?

It involves a dog flap. So probably.

# rescue - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Belgian man rescued after falling on steep ground at waterfall

The rescue teams had to take measures to ensure he wouldn’t slip any further during the rescue.

# rescue - Thursday 3 July, 2014

LÉ Niamh comes to the aid of capsized boat in Cork Harbour

Two men were found standing on top of upturned craft, and brought back to shore for medical attention.

From The Daily Edge Jedward rescued by coastguard after getting stranded on a sandbank Waterline

Jedward rescued by coastguard after getting stranded on a sandbank

The pair were walking along Donabate beach when they got stuck on a sandbank in Malahide.

Four people rescued in three separate incidents on Wicklow beach

No one was seriously injured in any of the incidents.

# rescue - Monday 30 June, 2014

30 people ‘likely suffocated’ on migrant boat off coast of Italy

Rescuers had found the bodies stuffed into the hold of a fishing boat from north Africa when they boarded the vessel.

A giant Mickey Mouse balloon was rescued after crashing in the sea off Bray yesterday

Several 999 callers feared the falling balloon, was a paraglider. It was not.

# rescue - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Coast Guard warnings after children found in tiny dinghy off Dublin coast

The two boys were wearing swimming armbands rather than life jackets.

# rescue - Saturday 21 June, 2014

13-year-old dies after swimming accident RIP

13-year-old dies after swimming accident

Ricky Oasagi got into difficulty at around 6.15pm yesterday and passed away overnight.

# rescue - Friday 20 June, 2014

Two swimmers rescued from Howth cliff after being caught by strong currents

The two men were rescued after a tourist heard their shouts for help.

# rescue - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts

The company has thanked workers for approving the plan to dramatically cut spending at the contact lens plant.

# rescue - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Couple in their 50s rescued from rhododendron forest in Tipperary

The experienced hill walkers became stranded in a treacherous area of steep ground.

# rescue - Thursday 12 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Orphaned baby rhino refuses to sleep alone and will break your heart Sob

# rescue - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Body of man recovered from River Shannon

The man went into the river just behind the University of Limerick yesterday.

# rescue - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge This baby deer being rescued from a fence will break your heart Doe-te

# rescue - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Gas explosion blasts through Dublin house

A man was rescued from the house and taken to hospital with severe burn injuries.

# rescue - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Only US soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan freed after five years

Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was freed in exchange for the release of five Afghan prisoners from Guantanamo Bay.

# rescue - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Nigerian authorities ‘furious’ parents of four girls failed to say children had safely returned

Authorities have revised down number of girls kidnapped. There are 219 girls still missing.

# rescue - Friday 23 May, 2014

Blaze engulfs iconic Glasgow School of Art building

There are no injuries reported as firefighters continue to douse the flames on the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building.

# rescue - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Weatherman saves tiny shivering kitten from tornado rubble Damage Control

Weatherman saves tiny shivering kitten from tornado rubble

The little thing was very cold, very wet, and very sad.

# rescue - Monday 19 May, 2014

Fisherman found clinging to lobster buoy rescued off Donegal coast

A mother and her son heard cries for help and raised the alarm.

# rescue - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Body of man recovered from Lough Erne after boat capsizes RIP

Body of man recovered from Lough Erne after boat capsizes

A boat containing six passengers capsized in the lough yesterday – five of the men were rescued last night.

# rescue - Friday 16 May, 2014

Fisherman rescued after boat runs aground

The RNLI, Coast Guard and Crosshaven lifeboat were all involved in the rescue.

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