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#Valentia Coast Guard

# valentia-coast-guard - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Search operation continues for missing fisherman in west Cork

The man was reported missing shortly after 8.30pm yesterday evening.

# valentia-coast-guard - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Mountain walker found safe after going missing on Carrauntoohil last night

He rang the gardaí last night reporting that he had gotten lost on the mountain.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Elderly couple found safe and well after late-night mountain search

The man and woman had become separated from their walking group in the Ballyhoura Mountains on the Cork-Limerick border.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds

Rescue 115 and Rescue 117 were involved in the mission.

# valentia-coast-guard - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Boy (13) flown to hospital after falling into sinkhole

The boy is not believed to have suffered any serious injuries.

# valentia-coast-guard - Monday 19 October, 2015

Investigation launched into "regrettable" hoax Coastguard call off Cork coast

No vessel was discovered after an extensive search of the coastline.

# valentia-coast-guard - Monday 7 October, 2013

Rough seas could delay search for missing fisherman in Clare

The man was fishing with friends yesterday when a wave washed him off the rocks.

# valentia-coast-guard - Monday 26 August, 2013

Coastguard and RNLI help teen who became "very unwell" during angling trip

The teenager was brought ashore, where she was met by the lifeboat doctor and the ambulance service.

# valentia-coast-guard - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry

Irish Water Safety, the coast guard and gardaí have renewed their appeal for people to be extra vigilant when in the water.

# valentia-coast-guard - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Man taken from water off Galway dies

The man was taken from the water after falling from the quayside at Spanish Arch this morning.

# valentia-coast-guard - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Search resumes for missing Cork diver

The Valentia Coast Guard told that the search got underway at 7.30am.

# valentia-coast-guard - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Man dies after fall on ferry in Aran Islands

The man died from injuries sustained in a fall on a ferry he was working on over the weekend.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Search resumes for fisherman missing off west coast

Earlier search teams from the west coast found the currach in which the missing fisherman was last seen yesterday evening.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Three teenagers rescued by RNLI lifeboat on Lough Derg

The teenagers had been sailing a dinghy when harsh wind conditions drove the vessel onto rocks.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - 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.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Body of a woman recovered from River Lee in Cork

The woman fell into the river shortly before 9pm last night.

# valentia-coast-guard - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Man rescued from Clare coast passes away

A 51-year-old man who was taken from the water off the Co Clare coast yesterday has lost his life.

# valentia-coast-guard - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Man rescued from Co Clare coast

A man has been rescued from the waters around Co Clare after his dingy capsized earlier today.

# valentia-coast-guard - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Fears for yacht which failed to arrive in Cork

Two people in their 60s are aboard the vessel, which had set sail to cross the Atlantic.