Diver dies following incident off Donegal coast

The man is in his 30s but it is not yet known whether he is a local resident.

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Update: Man found in water off Donegal dies

A man found in the Ballyshannon Estuary in Co Donegal has been rushed to Sligo University Hospital.

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294 ferry passengers stranded in Baltic Sea

Passengers were assembled at muster stations in preparation for a possible evacuation but it was not necessary as the ‘situation is under control’.

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Watch as Irish holidaymaker captures dramatic mid-Atlantic rescue of stricken sailors

Irish holidaymakers witnessed a dramatic rescue in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean today.

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Yachtsman taken to safety after rescue operation

A lone yachtsman who got into difficulty of the south west coast is now being taken to safety.

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Three rescued off Galway coast

There has been a dramatic rescue in Galway this afternoon.

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Five rescued from grounded powerboat

Five people were recovering today after being rescued from a powerboat off the Galway coast.

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Stricken fishing boat escorted home

A fishing boat that had been in danger of sinking off the Co Galway coast is now making its way to a nearby harbour.

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Fishing boat in difficulty off Galway

Rescue services were today on their way to a fishing boat in difficulty off the Co Galway coast.

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Five fishermen rescued from two stranded trawlers

The lifeboat services in Cork and Mayo have rescued five fishermen after their trawlers got into difficulty during separate incidents this morning.

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Three fishermen rescued from trawler off Cork coast

The Ballycotton Lifeboat has been despatched to rescue three fishermen from their trawler off the coast of Co Cork.

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Captain 'did all he could' to rescue crew

A spokesman for the British Maritime and Coastguard Agency said the vessel was owned by French woman Stephanie Preux and was bound for Cherbourg when it left Co Kerry on September 6.

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State agency CEOs concerned about effects of decentralisation

The Association of Chief Executives of State Agencies has expressed concern about how the Government’s decentralisation plans will affect its members.

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