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.
- 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 [...]
- Happy New Year! by SheelaghBroderick
Compilation of rescue footage from across Ireland in 2013
- Wish come through for Balti… by SheelaghBroderick
Catherine Roantree and Emer Olsen of Wish, Skibbereen, presenting a cheque to Ros Rourke and Declan Tiernan for proceeds from the sale of silver Beacon pendants. Ten per cent of pendent sales is donated to the lifeboat, a support valued at €3500 over 3 years.