Go Back   Peoples Republic Of Cork Discussion Forums > The Langers Forum
User Name
Password
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 15-04-2012, 01:12 PM
Pattie O Slabs Pattie O Slabs is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 3,998
Default Trawler in trouble off west Cork.

A rescue operation involving the Courtmacsherry lifeboat and the Coastguard helicopter is underway after a 50ft trawler got into trouble, and is taking in water around 42 miles off the Seven Heads. There are 5 crew on board.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 15-04-2012, 01:25 PM
nialljf nialljf is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 252
Default

i saw the lifeboat horsing it out. hopefully turns out ok
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 15-04-2012, 01:28 PM
shkinsanall shkinsanall is offline
Banned
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Country Estate
Posts: 391
Default

The water is like a pane of glass ,flat calm , no one in trouble Id imagine with weather anyway.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 15-04-2012, 01:39 PM
Pattie O Slabs Pattie O Slabs is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 3,998
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shkinsanall View Post
The water is like a pane of glass ,flat calm , no one in trouble Id imagine with weather anyway.
It might not be so serene 42 miles off the west Cork coast.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 15-04-2012, 02:35 PM
Pattie O Slabs Pattie O Slabs is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 3,998
Default

All crew safe.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 15-04-2012, 02:39 PM
Pattie O Slabs Pattie O Slabs is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 3,998
Default

Over and out.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 15-04-2012, 02:55 PM
Beaty Beaty is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: In Utero
Posts: 10,044
Default

Phew.

B
__________________
Periculum in mora: There is danger in delay...
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 15-04-2012, 03:25 PM
ASocketFullOfDirt ASocketFullOfDirt is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Life
Posts: 7,441
Default

Great.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Red Baron View Post
The most exciting thing on my to do list is going out to Dunnes for a six pack of Yops.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 15-04-2012, 03:57 PM
Some user Some user is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,011
Default

great to have such good rescue services. well done to all involved.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 15-04-2012, 04:27 PM
farel' farel' is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: up me arse
Posts: 8,573
Default

Being towed Back to Port, Coast Guard Heli doing more laps of Cork Harbour. Surely after yesterday they are well sick of the sight of it...
__________________
shorter of breath and one day closer to death.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump










All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:01 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
All forum comments are the sole responsibility and property of forum users. PeoplesRepublicOfCork.com and its sponsors disclaim all liability for content posted by users of the forum. PeoplesRepublicOfCork.com and its sponsors do not necessarily share the views expressed in this forum. Use the report post system to have comments considered for edit or deletion. All users are IP logged. Website hosted by Hostrocket USA.