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 Bank Holiday Monday. The volunteer lifeboat crew launched shortly before 5pm yesterday evening with Coxswain, Dave Curtis, and five crew...

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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

RNLI issue statement regarding Storm Arwen

The RNLI is urging people to take extra care over the coming days as strong winds and large seas are...

Thursday, 25/11/21 - 6:13pm Read More