Dun Laoghaire RNLI said the weather conditions were good and there was clear visibility.

A man was rescued from the sea at Coliemore Harbour in Dalkey, Dublin, on Monday after his boat capsized. Dun Laoghaire RNLI’s volunteer lifeboat cre(...)

Max the dog, rescued along with two people by the Irish Coast Guard in Howth. Picture: IrishCoast Guard

The Irish Coast Guard was called out to rescue two people and a dog, cut off by the rising sea tide while out walking in Howth this afternoon. L(...)

An Post has issued two stamps marking Irish Coast Guard’s provision of search, rescue and monitoring services at sea, on the coast and waterways of Ireland. The stamps  are based on an original painting by the late Caitríona Lucas, who  lost her life while volunteering with the Coast Guard on September 12th, 2016.

The family of an Irish Coast Guard volunteer who died while on a search mission have said they are proud her artwork features on two newly-issued(...)

Caitriona Lucas, the Coast Guard volunteer who died when a rigid inflatable boat flipped during a search operation at Kilkee, Co Clare

The final report into the death of Irish Coast Guard volunteer Caitriona Lucas off the Clare coast over two years ago is highly critical of safety man(...)

Caitríona Lucas, who died during  a search operation at Kilkee, Co Clare in 2016

The Irish Coast Guard called for a “substantial reappraisal” of a Marine Casualty Investigation Board (MCIB) report into the death of Doolin volunteer(...)

A woman was airlifted to hospital after falling at Dalkey Quarry near Killiney in south Dublin on Monday. File Photograph: Collins

A woman has been airlifted to hospital in Dublin after falling at Dalkey Quarry near Killiney in south Dublin. Dublin Fire Brigade and the Irish Coa(...)

A man was airlifted to hospital on Sunday after spending almost an hour in the water when he fell overboard from a boat in Co Clare. It was one of f(...)

The Department of Transport describes the Coast Guard as Ireland’s “fourth blue light” emergency service after the ambulance, fire brigade and Garda

A third of all Coast Guard stations and buildings around the country have no basic facilities such as running water or bathrooms. A senior Irish Coas(...)

 Heat from a consignment of flowers is believed to have activated a fire alarm on a cargo jet, forcing it to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport. Photograph: Press 22

Heat from a consignment of flowers is believed to have activated a fire alarm on board a cargo jet carrying horses that made an emergency landing at S(...)

A view of Howth Head. File photograph: Fáilte Ireland

A woman in her 40s was rescued on Friday after falling on the cliffs at Howth Head. The Irish Coast Guard Cliff Rescue Unit from Howth responded to t(...)

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