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# trawler - Friday 3 May, 2019

Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast RNLI This post contains videos

Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast

One of the fishermen had to be airlifted to hospital.

# trawler - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Investigation underway after man's body found on trawler in Bantry

It’s understood that the man was pronounced dead after paramedics were alerted by a crewman.

# trawler - Monday 30 January, 2017

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning Balbriggan This post contains videos

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning

The vessel ran aground off the coast at Balbriggan early this morning.

# trawler - 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”.

# trawler - Thursday 19 November, 2015

TD raises concerns that supertrawler may be acting illegally off Donegal coast

The Margiris can process as much as 250 tonnes of fish per day.

# trawler - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds

The Shannon and Waterford Coast Guard helicopters responded – and the men were located in a liferaft in the early hours of this morning.

# trawler - Thursday 2 April, 2015

A Russian trawler has sunk leaving at least 54 people dead

The fishing vessel sank off the coast of the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia’s far east.

# trawler - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Dublin Fire Brigade rescue crewman after fall at Howth

He fell from the deck when he was throwing out nets to dry them.

# trawler - Friday 23 January, 2015

Dramatic video shows fishermen saved moments before their boat sank

The Irish vessel went down off the Isle of Lewis.

# trawler - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

A super trawler banned from Australia is back in Irish waters

It has some fishermen concerned.

# trawler - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Lifeboat scrambled to help 90-foot trawler 'drifting' off West Cork

The trawler is now being towed back to Kinsale.

# trawler - Monday 24 February, 2014

Fisherman with crush injuries airlifted from trawler 250km west of Kerry

The Shannon Rescue 115 helicopter was dispatched to the vessel last night, supported by an Air Corps CASA plane.

# trawler - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Bond of €136,000 imposed on Wexford fishing vessel

Restrictions on fishing methods are there to allow spawning of important species such as Cod, Haddock and Whiting, said the Sea Fisheries Protection Authority.

# trawler - Saturday 20 July, 2013

PHOTOS: Gardaí investigating fire on trawler at Howth pier Arson This post contains images

PHOTOS: Gardaí investigating fire on trawler at Howth pier

It is understood gardaí are treating the fire as suspicious.

# trawler - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws

The vessel is now being handed over to gardaí by the Naval Service.

# trawler - 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.

# trawler - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Eleven rescued as fishing vessel grounded off Cork coast

The trawler lies in a dramatic position at the entrance to Castletownbere harbour.

# trawler - 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

# trawler - Sunday 29 January, 2012

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.

# trawler - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Third body found in Cork search

The body is believed to be be that one of of the Egyptian crew members of the Tit Bonhomme. Two fishermen from the sunken trawler have yet to be found.

# trawler - Saturday 21 January, 2012

No relief for families after sixth day of search for missing fishermen

Search operations have now been called off for the night, with no results despite an influx of local volunteers joining the effort in Glandore Bay.

# trawler - Friday 20 January, 2012

No further progress in search for Tit Bonhomme fishermen

A comprehensive two-hour search of the wreckage of the Tit Bonhomme ends without sign of the three missing fishermen.

Search to resume for three fishermen off west Cork coast

The bodies of two of the five fishermen who went missing last Sunday were recovered yesterday.

# trawler - Thursday 19 January, 2012

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# trawler - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Rescuers hope to continue search for five fishermen off Cork coast

Conditions are more favourable this morning amid hope that naval divers can reach the site where the Tit Bonhomme sank on Sunday.

# trawler - Monday 16 January, 2012

Search to resume for five fishermen missing off west Cork coast

The search for the five fishermen missing in the Glandore Bay area will resume this morning.

# trawler - 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.