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WATCH: RNLI captures year of Irish rescues on video

The RNLI has taken part in a large amount of searches and rescues throughout Ireland this year, often in dangerous conditions.

ITS VOLUNTEERS BRAVE the weather and deep seas to help rescue people and take part in searches around Ireland’s coastline.

2013 saw the RNLI taking part in a large number of incidents, often in incredibly bad weather or dangerous conditions.

This video captures what life as an RNLI volunteer is like, and how the members keep calm under pressure.

(Video TheJournal.ie/YouTube)

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