Helm Kieran Collins with John McDonagh & Paul O’Driscoll launched the ILB Bessie at 08:00 this morning to join in the search at Glandore Harbour following the sinking of the Tit Bonhomme on 15th January last. Both the ILB and ALB have spent many hours searching the shore line from Duneen Head to Stag Sound.
- Yacht aground between Heir … by SheelaghBroderick
On a sunny Easter Sunday Morning, 20th April 2014, both the all weather lifeboat and inshore lifeboat were called upon to give assistance. A yacht had grounded on rocks at a treacherous stretch between Cunnamore Pier and Heir Island in West Cork on a falling tide. The 35ft yacht had [...]
- Medivac from Cape Clear Island by SheelaghBroderick
Baltimore RNLI all weather lifeboat was tasked at 21:02 Sunday 6th April to Cape Clear Island. A child in the care of the Public Health Nurse required urgent medical attention. The lifeboat made best speed to North Harbour where the child was taken on board and brought to a waiting [...]
- Sunday Independent feature … by SheelaghBroderick
The Sunday Independent featured Coxswain Kieran Cotter in it’s Waking Hours column last Sunday 2 February 2014
- Screening of SS Alondra Res… by SheelaghBroderick
A screening of the SS Alondra Rescue filmed as part of the Hope in the Great War project will take place in Jacobs on Thursday 6 th February at 9:15pm.
- Coxswain Kieran Cotter feat… by SheelaghBroderick
Coxswain Kieran Cotter features in the Southern Star People in Profile
- RNLI lifeboats in Ireland b… by SheelaghBroderick
RNLI lifeboats in Ireland launched 1,087 times in 2013 bringing 1,278 people to safety. The figures released by the charity today (Tuesday 28 January) are based on returns of service from all 44 lifeboat stations in Ireland. The statistics show that the majority of last year’s call outs were to [...]
- Hope in the Great War ̵… by admin
The exhibition will be launched in Cromer on 1st February.
- Coastal Review Delegation a… by SheelaghBroderick
21 January 2014
- Baltimore RNLI assist 3 fis… by John OFlynn
Baltimore RNLI assisted three crew members on board a 20m fishing trawler which got into difficulty off West Cork late last night (Monday 20 January). The volunteer lifeboat crew was requested to launch their all-weather lifeboat by the Irish Coast Guard at 11.10pm following a report that a 20m [...]
- Medical Evacuation from She… by SheelaghBroderick
Photo courtesy Youen Jacob Whilst most of the country was taking refuge from storm force winds today the crew of Baltimore Lifeboat were called upon to assist in a medical evacuation from Sherkin Island. The call for assistance came at 12:23 today when an elderly adult male suffered a badly [...]