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Dublin: 15°C Thursday 11 August 2022

Friday 6 March, 2020

Two seriously injured crew members airlifted from Dutch super-trawler off Clare coast
# Loop Head
# Loop Head

Two seriously injured crew members airlifted from Dutch super-trawler off Clare coast

Mar 6th 2020, 1:22 PM 22,214 Views 10 Comments

Poor weather conditions last night prevented the Irish Coast Guard from dispatching a helicopter until this morning.

Saturday 15 February, 2020

Kayaker spends almost two hours trapped in deep gorge after getting into difficulty
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Kayaker spends almost two hours trapped in deep gorge after getting into difficulty

Feb 15th 2020, 7:16 PM 38,648 Views 31 Comments

Five other kayakers managed to escape the incident.

Monday 18 November, 2019

Rescue 115 airlifts injured man from trawler over 150km off Co Clare coast
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# Coast Guard

Rescue 115 airlifts injured man from trawler over 150km off Co Clare coast

Nov 18th 2019, 12:37 PM 16,422 Views 3 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 11.35pm last night.

Friday 30 August, 2019

Aer Lingus flight forced to return to Dublin Airport after crew report 'smell' on board
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# Diverted

Aer Lingus flight forced to return to Dublin Airport after crew report 'smell' on board

Aug 30th 2019, 9:54 AM 66,488 Views 45 Comments

The flight landed safely in Dublin at 9.05am and was met at the terminal by ground crews and engineers.

Sunday 7 July, 2019

South African tourist airlifted from Cliffs of Moher after falling onto narrow ledge
# County Clare
# County Clare

South African tourist airlifted from Cliffs of Moher after falling onto narrow ledge

Jul 7th 2019, 8:03 PM 56,478 Views 56 Comments

Rescue 115 took the woman to University Hospital Galway for treatment.

Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Gardaí investigate after Coast Guard helicopter 'hit by a green laser multiple times'
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# Doolin

Gardaí investigate after Coast Guard helicopter 'hit by a green laser multiple times'

May 29th 2019, 5:26 PM 30,094 Views 40 Comments

Such lasers can cause glare and flash blindness. In this case, the helicopter was able to continue to the Aran Island.

Sunday 28 April, 2019

Man hospitalised following hit and run in Clare

Man hospitalised following hit and run in Clare

Apr 28th 2019, 7:14 PM 21,476 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened at around 3.30pm today.

Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance still awaiting approval to operate
# Ready And Waiting
# Ready And Waiting

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance still awaiting approval to operate

Apr 24th 2019, 1:59 PM 16,919 Views 51 Comments

The charity is awaiting a formal announcement from the Minister for Health.