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#Glen of Imaal

# glen-of-imaal - Sunday 22 December, 2019

'People go to the hills to clear their heads': Mountain rescue volunteers ready for calls over Christmas

It can be a lovely time to get out into nature, rescue volunteers just ask that people are sensible when they do.

# glen-of-imaal - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Hikers warned of 'heat exhaustion' as warm spell leads to spike in mountain rescue callouts

The Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team has reported over 60 callouts so far this year.

# glen-of-imaal - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Drivers insisted on following sat-nav straight into Wicklow snowdrifts, rescuers say

Motorists are being reminded they always need to take heed of road conditions.

# glen-of-imaal - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Ever wonder if you have what it takes for a tour of duty in Syria? Tough Enough This post contains images

Ever wonder if you have what it takes for a tour of duty in Syria?

Ireland’s 44 Infantry Group are heading to the Golan Heights in March.

# glen-of-imaal - Monday 25 February, 2013

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days

Rescue services call for warning signs to alert motorists to ice and snow-laden roads over Sally Gap.

# glen-of-imaal - Monday 7 January, 2013

Five rescued from Wicklow mountains in two separate incidents

The two groups, one of which had been split up, were rescued on a busy day for Dublin and Wicklow mountain rescue.

# glen-of-imaal - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Disorientated hill walkers rescued after straying into army training zone

The hill walkers became disorientated and strayed into the impact zone of the Irish Army training area.

# glen-of-imaal - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Girl Guide leader rescued from Wicklow Mountains

This was the second call out in as many days for the Wicklow & Dublin Mountain Rescue teams.

# glen-of-imaal - Monday 28 May, 2012

Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains

The teenagers all sustained leg injuries during a hike around the Glendalough valley.

# glen-of-imaal - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Defence Force troops ready for Lebanon mission

The Irish Defence Forces is to deploy a further 440 troops to Lebanon next month to take over duties from the 104th Battalion, which has been serving since June.

# glen-of-imaal - Monday 24 October, 2011

11 rescued from Wicklow mountains in dramatic overnight rescue

Mountain rescue teams were also summoned into action to rescue a family of five during a busy day of rescues yesterday.