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Donegal Mountain Rescue assisted a member of the public who got into difficulty yesterday evening. The team were called out to the Bluestack Mountains at 9:15pm yesterday after a man experienced sever difficulty. They were assisted by Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team and rescue 118 helicopter. The injury man was…

A man was rescued after sustaining a fall close to the cliffs at Muckross Head near Kilcar.   The man is believed to have been checking on livestock when the incident occurred.   The Rescue 118 helicopter was deployed to assist the injured man.   Assistance was provided by National…

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…

The Rescue crew of the 118 Helicopter were involved in a number of operations over the weekend.   The crew attended 6 callouts in total, three of which occurred yesterday.   One operation took place in the Donegal bay area where a child was been blow out to sea on…

The volunteer crew of Bundoran RNLI responded yesterday to reports of a 19ft vessel that had sunk off Killybegs.   The Sligo based Rescue 118 helicopter was also involved in the operation as was the Killybegs Coast Guard in addition to other vessels in the area that were also requested…

The body of a man missing in the Derryveagh Mountains in county Donegal was found yesterday evening. The Rescue 118 helicopter reported the discovery to Gardai just after half past six yesterday evening. The 63 year old hiker understood to be from England but living in Dungloe was missing since…