Clare Island Lighthouse celebrates its 10th birthday

Clare Island Lighthouse are celebrating their 10th birthday at the Lighthouse with a fundraiser on August 7 for their local RNLI Achill Branch. The Lifeboat will be docked at the pier and their crew will also be at Clare Island...

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Emergency crews tasked to help powerless yacht off coast of Mayo

Ballyglass Coast Guard Search and Drone Unit’s team of volunteers were tasked last night at 11.15pm to secure the Helicopter Landing Strip at Blacksod lighthouse. Rescue 118 was coming in to refuel. They had been tasked earlier to a yacht...

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Medical evacuation takes place on Mayo island

The Achill Island RNLI responded to a request for assistance with the medical evacuation of a casualty on Inisturk on...

Tuesday, 03/05/22 - 9:37am Read More

Local community event to provide funds to “vital” service

The RNLI Achill Island Lifeboat crew has thanked the organisers for the Christmas Day Swim in Clare Island for pledging...

Tuesday, 26/04/22 - 4:13pm Read More