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# union-hall - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Woman dies in house fire in west Cork

The blaze is not believed to be suspicious.

# union-hall - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Egyptian national charged with immigration offence at Cork harbour

A search of a fishing boat was carried out this morning.

# union-hall - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Ireland's newest lifeboat station opens at Union Hall where the Tit Bonhomme tragedy happened

A team of 16 volunteers, including an electrician, an engineer and a fisherman, will operate the new lifeboat.

# union-hall - Monday 8 July, 2013

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"

The government has launched a new safety initiative aimed at stemming the number of fatalities in the fishing industry.

# union-hall - Sunday 22 April, 2012

President to pay tribute to lost fishermen

Michael D Higgins will also recognise the trojan efforts of the people of Union Hall during the extensive sea search last January.

# union-hall - Friday 10 February, 2012

Final body found in search for lost fishermen off Cork coast

The Valencia Coast Guard has confirmed that a fifth body has been discovered in the search for the missing fishermen.

# union-hall - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Body of Tit Bonhomme skipper recovered off west Cork coast

Coast guard units have been searching for the bodies of two of the five men who died when a fishing trawler sank off the coast of west Cork last month.

# union-hall - Monday 6 February, 2012

Search for missing fishermen off Cork coast to be scaled back

Two of the five men who were on the trawler when it sank are still unaccounted for.

# union-hall - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Dozens of volunteer divers join search for missing fishermen

Around 50 independent divers have joined the search for two missing men, after the wife of one made an emotional appeal.

# union-hall - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Search continues for missing fishermen amid worsening conditions

Search teams are attempting to recover two of the five fishermen who went missing when the Tit Bonhomme sank off the coast of Union Hall over a week ago.

# union-hall - Monday 23 January, 2012

Search for two fishermen off Cork coast to continue

The bodies of three of the five fishermen who went missing off the coast of west Cork over a week ago have already been recovered.

# union-hall - 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.

# union-hall - 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.

# union-hall - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Second body recovered near sunken trawler off Cork coast

The Garda and Naval Service Diving Units continue their search this afternoon.

# union-hall - 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.

# union-hall - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Deteriorating sea conditions hamper search for Tit Bonhomme fishermen

The Defence Forces say the sea state has worsened in the last 24 hours, making dives to the sunken trawler too dangerous.

Conditions hamper search operation off west Cork coast

The search operation for five men missing off the coast of Union Hall will continue today.