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Another diver lost his life off Inishbofin yesterday, the sixth diving fatality in the past month. An injured swimmer was also airlifted to safety off Howth. New figures released by Irish Water Safety show 91 people drowned last year, the lowest number in almost 80 years. There was a marked decrease in deaths following a 2 week period last July when 13 people drowned. The hot weather this year has already seen a spate of tragedies children, teenagers and adults around the country. Most years nearly as many people drown in Ireland each year as die on our roads. With ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0715/630854-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-15-july-2014/?clipid=1629730
On Tuesday evening at 8pm a special showing of a film will be held in The Eldon Hotel - the record of an epic voyage in the famed Sandefjord which was the last of a fleet of sail only rescue craft designed by the famous Norwegian designer Colin Archer. In attendance at the screening of “ The Sandefjord – Her Voyage Around the World” will be Tim Magennis and Sean Cullen – distinguished sailors and seafarers. An admission charge of five euro with all funds going to support Baltimore RNLI. Our thanks to Nigel Towse for that note on the ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/seascapes/programmes/2013/0208/366817-seascapes-friday-8-february-2013/?clipid=995298
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Hello and welcome aboard of Seascapes your maritime programme on this weeks edition Niamh Stephenson has the latest from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution ;We hear from Harry Kolar of IBM on harnessing our maritime energy resources; we have an in depth interview with Dr Peter Heffernan of The Marine Institute ; first to the town of Cobh where last night I joined the members of The World Ships Society for their Annual Dinner – we’ll be hearing about the society’s recent visit to Greenwich in a fortnights time here on Seascapes – Oliver Hawes talked to us about the ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/seascapes/programmes/2012/1214/358969-seascapes-friday-14-december-2012/?clipid=971831
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Callan's Kicks: Shatter's Music of the Right - Count Shatter's farewell to the Cabinet as he ...