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.
- Medical evacuation from Trawler by SheelaghBroderick
At 1:33am on Tuesday 8th July coastguard services alerted Baltimore Lifeboat to an urgent medical distress call. A fishing vessel with 2 people on board had raised the alarm when one of them had collapsed. As the other fisherman was attending to the casualty he was unable to either haul [...]
- Baltimore Lifeboats in Diver search by SheelaghBroderick
RNLI Baltimore Lifeboats were tasked at 9:52 today 02 July 2014 to assist at a dive incident in the Glandore / Castlehaven area. Two divers were reported in difficulty. One of them was recovered unconscious to the dive vessel and was airlifted to hospital but was later pronounced dead. Coxswain [...]
- ILB tows Dive RIB to safety… by SheelaghBroderick
The inshore lifeboat was requested to launch at 14:12 today to a 7 meter dive RIB experiencing fuel problems. At the time the RIB was positioned West of the Calf Islands. Helm Tadhg Collins and crew Diarmuid Collins and Jason Pavry towed the RIB to Schull pier and secured it [...]
- ILB launched to reports of … by admin
The Inshore Lifeboat was launched this afternoon Friday 13th June at 13:20 when reports of a windsurfer in trouble were received. Helm Tadhg Collins with crew Gerald O’Brien and Jerry Smith proceeded to an area one quarter mile west of Sherkin Island. They carried out an on scene search and [...]
- RNLI Sea Safety @ Wooden Bo… by SheelaghBroderick
Sea Safety officer Trevor Whelan and Fundraiser Pamela Deasy with volunteers Molly J Deasy and Liam Deasy.
- Irish Times feature Baltimo… by SheelaghBroderick
Cork students capture images of Ireland from camera attached to a balloon Pupils delighted to discover camera survived fall to earth, landing at sea Members of Baltimore Inshore Lifeboat, Conor Dempsey and Pat O’Driscoll, with the recovered camera belonging to pupils from Terence MacSwiney College. Barry Roche First published: Wed, [...]
- 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.