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A fisherman has been rescued off the County Donegal coast this afternoon by Lough Swilly RNLI. The lifeboat was called out just after 1pm by Malin Head Coast Guard Radio to assist the ill fisherman 20 nautical miles off Malin Head. The fisherman was successfully winched onboard Rescue Helicopter 118…

Two swimmers were rescued yesterday evening by Sligo Bay Lifeboat. The two swimmers became in difficulty off Deadmans Point in Rosses Point at 6.30 yesterday evening. The volunteer lifeboat crew were quick on the scene arriving to the aid of the men in minutes One swimmer was treated at the…

The Recuse 118 Helicopter was called to Tullan Strand on Saturday after a number of surfers got into difficulty .   It’s understood that three surfers encountered difficulty in the water.   They were subsequently helped from the water by two surfing instructors that were present in the areas at…

The Sligo Bay Lifeboat responded to a request from the Coast Guard yesterday evening to provide assistance to a swimmer who got into difficulty at Deadmans Point, close to Rosses Point.   Another swimmer that attempted to provide assistance was also taken aboard the lifeboat and bought back to the…

Yesterday afternoon the Donegal Mountain Rescue team were involved in a major operation along with the coastguard, to assist a walker who had fallen in the Sliabh Liag area.   The scene was attended by personnel from the rescue team along with those, Killybegs Coast Guard and R118.   The…

A person was airlifted to Sligo University Hospital after getting into difficulty on Saturday. Sligo/Leitrim Mountain Rescue were tasked to Diarmaid and Grainne’s cave in the Gleniff Horseshoe in Co. Sligo. A walker had fallen and sustained injuries along the route. Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 118 airlifted the casualty…

The Rescue 118 Helicopter was involved in a number of searches over the weekend for children and missing persons.   The crew were involved in an operation on Knocknarea yesterday where a casualty sustained a lower leg injury.   The casualty was airlifted to Sligo University Hospital.   Assistance was…