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# coast - Saturday 14 April, 2018

'It's been an amazing trip': 65-year-old woman finishes run around the Irish coast

Mary Nolan Hickey, who’s 65-years-old, set off on the journey to raise money for the Irish RNLI.

# coast - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Bodies of two men recovered on Donegal coast

It is believed they had been on the water in a rib.

# coast - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

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

Three crew members are yet to be recovered.

# coast - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Bad weather is making the price of some vegetables soar

Bad weather is making the price of some vegetables soar

The issue has hit some Irish supermarkets.

# coast - Monday 26 December, 2016

The 1,000 volunteers who 'face peril on every call out'

The death of one of their members this year emphasised the importance of the Irish Coast Guard.

# coast - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge This story about a Carrickfergus goat causing chaos has taken on a life of its own No Kidding

# coast - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Call for more monitoring of super trawlers after dolphin deaths

Irish MEP Seán Kelly said people who break rules should be “dealt with”.

# coast - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Drug probe after eight shark fishermen from the same family are massacred

Last week, the navy recovered 900 kg of cocaine floating off the coast.

# coast - Monday 17 August, 2015

Search for missing fisherman swept off Kerry rocks to resume today

The Chinese man was on fishing from some rocks when a rogue wave swept him out to sea.

# coast - Monday 27 July, 2015

The French Riviera is in lockdown because of a special visitor

And locals are not one bit happy.

# coast - Monday 5 January, 2015

Kerry humpback whales to appear on BBC tonight (and --- believe it or not --- there's a Charlie Haughey connection)

Footage of the stunning mammals was captured around the Blaskets and Dingle Bay last summer. The resulting film is set to air over two nights this week.

# coast - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Two women die after getting into difficulty on Kerry beach

The women, who are in their 60s and 70s, died after being airlifted to Kerry General Hospital.

# coast - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Irish Air Corps capture amazing video of rare fin whale leaping out of the sea

Fin whales are the second largest animals on the planet.

# coast - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Engine failure on the Astrid meant it couldn't escape Kinsale's rocks

The sails couldn’t pull the ship away by themselves.

# coast - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Two divers die in separate incidents in Cork and Donegal

A man died off Roches Point last night with another fatality off Malin Head today.

# coast - Friday 2 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Incredible photo captures huge shark approaching swimmer off Kerry beach Derrr-der Derrr-der

# coast - Sunday 13 April, 2014

50 friends swim in 17 counties over 38 hours for "loyal and fun" friend in a coma

Pádraig Schaler was injured when he was knocked off his bike at Cape Cod. His friends are raising money to help his parents pay for his treatment.

# coast - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Stunning photographs show Ireland from the air by the people with the best view

The Irish Air Corps’ maritime patrol crews have been taking photographs of how Ireland looks to them – and the results are amazing.

# coast - Sunday 30 March, 2014

David Walsh has been to 503 islands off Ireland's coast. He's now written a book.

“The tide can be flooding past the rock so you only get one shot,” Walsh explains.

# coast - Friday 28 February, 2014

Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods

Just as €16.8m funding announced to fix recent storm damage, this happens.

# coast - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Better safe than sorry: Dublin flood defences in place ahead of 'very high tides'

A further assessment of flood risk is due to be carried out by Met Éireann tomorrow.

# coast - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Orange alert: Coastal flood warning as 130km winds set to sweep country

The strong winds, combined with high seas and waves, are expected to cause problems in coastal areas — particularly tomorrow afternoon.

# coast - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Over 100 Syrian refugees rescued from boat off Sicily coast

Their rescue comes just days after another group of 120 refugees, mainly Syrians, were saved after their ship was found adrift off of Calabria.

# coast - Friday 25 October, 2013

Small tsunami hits Japan after quake

People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.

# coast - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Valentia Island site of first transatlantic message up for sale

“The Telegraph Field” with picturesque views of Foilhommerum Bay and the Skellig rocks is available under a guide price of €160,000 with ruins of the 150-year-old cable house still remaining.

# coast - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Italian court jails five over Costa Concordia ship disaster

The longest sentence went to the crisis coordinator who was sentenced to two years and 10 months in jail.

# coast - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

"Most hated man in Italy" goes on trial over Costa Concordia sinking

The opening day of the trial was cut short after just a few minutes because of a national lawyers’ strike.

# coast - Friday 21 June, 2013

Search concludes on Lough Derg after all found safe

The National Ambulance Service said that 35 people were rescued, with 15 being treated for hypothermia after bad weather struck a rowing boat event.

# coast - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast

The alarm was raised about the missing man at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# coast - Monday 6 August, 2012

From The42 Annalise Murphy finishes fourth after medal race to miss out on Olympic glory London 2012

Annalise Murphy finishes fourth after medal race to miss out on Olympic glory

The Rathfarnham woman finish fifth in her final outing of the Laser Radial sailing class at Weymouth.

# coast - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Weatherwatch: We're in for a soaking this weekend

Rain ranging from showers to heavy spills expected across Saturday and Sunday.

# coast - Monday 5 March, 2012

Body found off Skerries coast to undergo post-mortem

Gardaí are investigating if the body is that of a man who went missing off a trawler near Clogherhead in January