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#Valentia Island

# valentia-island - Monday 18 November, 2019

Rescue 115 airlifts injured man from trawler over 150km off Co Clare coast

The alarm was raised at around 11.35pm last night.

# valentia-island - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Man and children airlifted to hospital after being swept out to sea in Kerry

The Irish Coast Guard has praised the lifeguards for their “outstanding response” this afternoon.

# valentia-island - Monday 24 September, 2018

'After all these years, Baby John deserves the truth': Gardaí going door-to-door on Valentia Island

Around 20 gardaí are conducting the latest cold case inquiries.

# valentia-island - Monday 9 October, 2017

'This would be a huge blow': The Valentia Island ferry may have just sailed for the last time

The service needs funding to replace its out-of-date ferry with one that meets standards.

# valentia-island - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

From The42 'Winning a match wasn't a triumph, losing a match wasn't a disaster': Mick O'Connell remembers his career at 80 years of age Living Legend

'Winning a match wasn't a triumph, losing a match wasn't a disaster': Mick O'Connell remembers his career at 80 years of age

The Kerry legend refuses to endorse the iconic status attached to him.

# valentia-island - Friday 9 December, 2016

'It will destroy tourism here': Islanders worried as ferry set to be decomissioned

Michael Healy-Rae has called the ferry a “lifeline” to the people of south Kerry.

# valentia-island - Friday 31 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge These Kerry groomsmen went beyond the call of duty with their gas best man speech Wild Goose Chase

# valentia-island - Sunday 19 July, 2015

10 tips for offbeat travellers in Ireland

If you like exploring Irish history, stories and eccentricities then read on…

# valentia-island - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Storm damages 350-year-old fort on Valentia Island

A Cromwellian Fort was damaged in recent storms on the island, with a large section of wall collapsing.

# valentia-island - Saturday 19 January, 2013

95 Garda stations to close by end of month

Garda authorities have released a full list of the 95 stations which will close within the next 12 days.

# valentia-island - Friday 27 July, 2012

Valentia search resumes for missing man

Man went missing while fishing on the north of Kerry’s Valentia Island yesterday.

# valentia-island - 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.

# valentia-island - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Search for body of a man who went missing off Kerry coast continues

Stephen Godson-Ukiwo is believed have jumped off a cliff, hours after his girlfriend was found dead at her home in Tralee.

# valentia-island - Tuesday 31 August, 2010

THE VALENTIA COASTGUARD has recovered the body of a 28-year-old Polish man who went missing from Valentia Island, Co Kerry last night. The alarm was raised when he failed to return last night after taking photos on the island. The body is still at the scene, but is expected to be moved to Kerry General Hospital for a post mortem examination shortly.