Lough Swilly RNLI responded to number of call outs

first_imgIt was a busy day yesterday for rescue services in the Lough Swilly area.Lough Swilly RNLI were alerted shortly before 2:30pm following reports of a distress signal in the Leenan Head area, upon investigation it turned out to be a silver helium balloon.Meanwhile, shortly after 8pm the crew were tasked to assist a fallen walker in an area near Leenan Pier.One of the lifeboats was diverted to Inishtrahull en route with reports of a boat aground and a man missing.It subsequently emerged that the boat ran aground on Saturday with the man was located on shore.The fire service also attended a gorse fire in the area of Ned’s Point yesterday evening.Lough Swilly RNLI PRO Joe Joyce is reminding people to be responsible when out on the water:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/joejoyce.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Previous articleFirst Group winner for Dylan Browne McMonagleNext articleFurther easing of Covid restrictions in Ireland today News Highland Google+ Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Harps come back to win in Waterford Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty center_img Lough Swilly RNLI responded to number of call outs AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – April 26, 2021 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more

All Donegal routes to be gritted from 4pm

first_img By News Highland – December 23, 2018 All Donegal routes to be gritted from 4pm Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Previous articleJacob Borg – the latest to sign on at HarpsNext articleAnger after green area vandalised in Carndonagh News Highland WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitter Facebook Donegal County Council has confirmed that all major routes in the county will be gritted from 4pm this evening.Temperatures are expected to fall as far as -1 degree celcius in places tonight.Motorists are being advised to drive with caution and assume no road is ice-free. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Homepage BannerNews Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ WhatsApp Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more