The Mulroy Coast Guard is searching the sea around Sheephaven Bay this afternoon after the skipper of a yacht found anchored in the area was reported missing. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A search operation has resumed today for the skipper of a yacht found anchored off Sheephaven Bay in Co Donegal with nobody on board. The yacht(...)

A small coastal community in south Wexford is shrouded in sadness after a local fisherman went missing while lobster fishing.Patrick Barry (55), from (...)

The shrine on Union Hall pier, west Cork, during the search for the missing crew of the trawler Tit Bonhomme.   Photograph:  Daragh McSweeney/Provision

Serious issues arising from the emergency response to the Tit Bonhomme sinking have prompted a review of the 999 service by the Department of Communic(...)

File pic of the Tit Bonhomme, which sank on Sunday morning near the mouth of Glandore Harbour in Co Cork. Photograph:  Daragh Mac Sweeney/Provision

The ill-fated trawler, Tit Bonhomme, changed from its correct course for its home port of Union Hall just six minutes before it collided with A(...)

Michael Hayes, skipper of the trawler Tit Bonhomme. Mr Hayes (52) from Helvick Head, Co Waterford, and four of his five crew, all died when the trawler sank last year. Photograph: Niall Duffy/Marine Times

The sole survivor of the Tit Bonhomme fishing tragedy in whic(...)

Caitlin Ui hAodha, widow of Michael Hayes, who lost his life in the Tit Bonhomme sinking last year. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The widow of the skipper of the ill-fated trawler Tit Bonhomme yesterday defended the compe(...)