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# lifesavers - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Kitchen Secrets: What's your life-saver when you need dinner in a hurry?

We asked Irish home cooks for their best dinner-in-a-hurry hacks.

# lifesavers - Monday 26 June, 2017

Irish Navy revives infant found unconscious in Mediterranean as record numbers saved

Commander Brian Fitzgerald said he was extremely proud of his team.

# lifesavers - Friday 20 May, 2016

Man who had stroke while driving through Port Tunnel saved by new clinical trial

Paul Lambe benefited from a rollout of new Irish research that is tackling cancer, strokes and health crises.

# lifesavers - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Photos: Clever rats sniffing out Cambodia's vast minefields

The rats have successfully cleared minefields in Mozambique and Angola.

# lifesavers - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Over 1,200 people were saved by the RNLI last year - these were the five busiest stations

Almost half of the recorded launches were carried out in darkness.

# lifesavers - Monday 14 July, 2014

RNLI save three from pleasure craft off Arklow, miss World Cup final

The boat was taking on water near the Roadstone Jetty.

# lifesavers - Saturday 9 February, 2013

EC says Ireland is free to give grants for defibrillators

An enquiry by MEP Liam Aylward confirms that Government is forbidden under EU law to lift VAT rate on defibrillators – but that the EC says all states could give financial support to offset cost.

# lifesavers - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.