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Dublin: 13 °C Monday 22 September, 2014


# rescue - Today’s News

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat

The rescue was described as a ‘close call’ by RNLI volunteers.

# rescue - Yesterday’s News

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everybody’s talking about the Poolbeg incinerator, asylum applications, and a rescued cow.

VIDEO: Stranded cow rescued from the bottom of a cliff by Waterford lifeboat Moo-ving On Up This post contains videos

# rescue - Friday 19 September, 2014

Man stabbed on merchant vessel airlifted to hospital

The man is said to be in a critical condition.

# rescue - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Mother and two children rescued from Dublin fire

The three were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after the blaze broke out in their apartment.

# rescue - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Fishermen rescue massive family of 70 dolphins beached in west Kerry

The incident has been described as ‘highly unusual’ by a local expert.

# rescue - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about Phil Hogan and Irish Water, Ukraine truce, and an Irish criminal being shot dead in Costa del Sol.

# rescue - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Philippine UN peacekeepers safe after Irish-aided ‘great escape’

More than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas that came under attack by Syrian rebels. Irish troops were involved in the first evacuation operation.

# rescue - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Gardaí investigate fire at derelict nursing home

Two girls were said to have been on the roof of the building, but no one was injured.

20 miners rescued and five still missing after cave-in

The miners were trapped for nearly two days at an unlicensed gold mine.

# rescue - Friday 29 August, 2014

Coast Guard save angler in eight-hour operation

The man was on the other side of a flooded river.

# 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.

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