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Mans life saved by Suicide Prevention Patrol. 28/03/2015

During last night’s suicide prevention patrol, volunteers observed a person?climbing over the rails at 11:25 p.m. The individual was in a distressed state and intended to take his life by drowning. Members of our foot patrol team, who are specially trained by the HSE, approached and spoke to the person. Our rescue boat was also […]

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WATERFORD MAN FOUND SAFE AND WELL

Search operation launched after clothes found on the Quay. 24/12/2014 A man feared missing in Waterford City overnight has been found safe and well. A search of the River Suir got underway in Waterford City at around 7.30pm after a bag of clothes were found at the Quay. The Gardai, the Fire Service, Coastguard, Civil […]

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Volunteers of Waterford Marine Search and Rescue are proud recipients of Spar?s ?Helping Hand Community Award? and a prize of a whopping ?10,000

Waterford Marine Search & Rescue team are awarded for their ?helping hand? Volunteers of Waterford Marine Search and Rescue are proud recipients of Spar?s ?Helping Hand Community Award?. The competition winners saw 26 prizes of ?1,000, 5 prizes of ?2,800 and finally one prize of a whopping ?10,000 up for grabs. Olympic Gold medallist Katie […]