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# fisherman - Friday 24 January, 2020

Divers recover body in search for missing Wexford fisherman

The recovery operation began at 10am today.

# fisherman - Monday 5 November, 2018

'He was so lucky': New Zealand fisherman rescues 18-month-old toddler from ocean

The baby had pulled the zip of the parents’ tent open while they were sleeping and walked down to the beach.

# fisherman - Monday 16 July, 2018

Life jacket and helmet from Rescue 116 discovered by fisherman

The items were discovered by a fisherman one nautical miles off Achill Island.

# fisherman - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told

The Dáil was told that there had been six incidents last year where “no sea rescue was available” from the Kilkee Coast Guard.

# fisherman - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Italy fisherman 'throws migrant worker overboard' to evade police

The man told his rescuer that the captain had pushed him into the sea for fear of the coast guard.

# fisherman - Monday 18 September, 2017

Heavy fog hampering search for fisherman swept into sea in Clare

It’s understood the man was fishing in the Pulleen Bay near Doonbeg.

# fisherman - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Major search launched after fisherman swept into the sea in Clare

It’s understood the man in his forties was fishing in the Pulleen Bay near Doonbeg.

# fisherman - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel Creatures Of The Deep

# fisherman - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Coast Guard chopper and multiple lifeboats in search for missing fisherman

Rescue services and local boats have been out since 9.30 this morning searching for the man.

# fisherman - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Fisherman says he can't understand Met Éireann forecasters with foreign accents

The fisherman says he is not racist but has real health and safety concerns that weather reports are not being understood by some fishermen.

# fisherman - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Coast Guard searches through the night for missing fisherman

The man has been missing off the Mayo coast since last night.

# fisherman - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

A death threat by an AAA councillor, Rosanna Davison’s new book and a destroyed temple in Syria…

# fisherman - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Search resumes for missing Chinese fisherman swept off the rocks

The man was swept off Kerry Head yesterday afternoon.

# fisherman - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Fisherman who indecently assaulted girl in the 1980s has prison term cut by a year

He had been found guilty of assaulting a young girl in the early 1980s.

# fisherman - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Australian fishermen accidentally catch extremely rare giant basking shark

Even at a massive 6.3-metres, this shark is just a baby.

# fisherman - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Fisherman injured off the coast of Cork airlifted to hospital

The Irish Air Corps assisted the Coast Guard in today’s operation.

# fisherman - 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.

# fisherman - Friday 16 May, 2014

Fisherman rescued after boat runs aground

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

# fisherman - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Body of missing fisherman recovered from Lough Ree

Darryl Burke had been missing since 20 March after the boat he and two other men were travelling in capsized.

# fisherman - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Search for missing fisherman enters its fourth day

Two other men who were out on Lough Ree were rescued, though one has sadly died.

# fisherman - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Bad weather could affect search for missing fisherman

Conditions at Lough Ree are set to deteriorate as the day goes on.

# fisherman - Friday 21 March, 2014

Search for missing fisherman stood down for the evening

One of the men rescued from the water yesterday has died.

# fisherman - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Coast Guard helicopters stand down mission due to severe weather

A man on a Spanish fishing vessel suffered chest pains last night.

# fisherman - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Search for missing fisherman called off for the night

Patrick Barry was reported missing yesterday after his vessel was found near Kilmore Quay.

# fisherman - Monday 18 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch this baby dolphin thank the fisherman that frees it from a plastic bag Cheers Mate

Watch this baby dolphin thank the fisherman that frees it from a plastic bag

It’ll warm the cockles and mussels of your heart.

# fisherman - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Navy divers retrieve body from the water in Clare

The search for a missing fisherman who was washed into the sea resumed this morning.

# fisherman - Monday 7 October, 2013

Rough seas could delay search for missing fisherman in Clare

The man was fishing with friends yesterday when a wave washed him off the rocks.

# fisherman - Monday 25 March, 2013

Woman escapes submerged car in Drogheda

The woman was treated for hypothermia and possible injuries after being rescued.

# fisherman - Monday 18 March, 2013

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country

The Coast Guard said the west of the country was the busiest area but this is not unusual for the first bank holiday of the year.

# fisherman - Friday 15 February, 2013

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast

It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.

# fisherman - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas

Coveney said proposed cuts to quotas will have serious implications for Irish fishermen and jobs.

# fisherman - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Ballycotton lifeboat called out to fishing vessel

The boat was taking in water and the lifeboat was called to help the two men on board.

# fisherman - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Body recovered in search for missing Galway fisherman

The Valentia Coast Guard confirmed that the body of a man was recovered near Mace Head just after midday.

Search resumes for fisherman missing off west coast

Earlier search teams from the west coast found the currach in which the missing fisherman was last seen yesterday evening.

# fisherman - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Things to do when you’ve been laid off: build a submarine Clever This post contains images

Things to do when you’ve been laid off: build a submarine

Chinese man is now selling his mini submersible vehicles to fishermen so they can catch lucrative sea delicacies.

# fisherman - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Fisherman dies after Lough Corrib fall

Two fishermen were airlifted to hospital yesterday after entering the water at Lough Corrib.

# fisherman - Sunday 29 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: The weather gets worse, Brazilian bikinis get bigger, and Leo Varadkar gets his say…

Search for fisherman who went overboard in Irish Sea

Boats and a helicopter joined the search this afternoon after the man went missing from a boat off the Louth coast.

# fisherman - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Injured fisherman airlifted from sea off Kerry coast

The Coast Guard has carried out its 4th medical evacuation of the week – airlifting a seriously injured fisherman from a UK-registered vessel 110 miles south west of the Blasket Islands.

# fisherman - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Body found in search for fisherman missing from Cork trawler

A body is found by diving crews searching for a fisherman who went missing when his trawler stopped overnight in Cork.

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