Incident 06/04/15 -Request For Assistance - 009/15

At 19:45 hrs last night (Monday 6th April) the Boyne Fishermen's Rescue & Recovery Service were alerted to retrieve 3 canoes adrift on the river Boyne due to an incident which occurred during the evening.


Our team quickly assembled at the boathouse on the Marsh Road and an inshore rescue boat and crew were dispatched to the area of the Bru na Boinne site alongside the river Boyne.


The boat crew located and retrieved canoes and various personnel belongings from the water and returned them back to the owners.


The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service units returned to their Marsh Road Base at 22.00 hrs Cleaned and restaged their equipment to have it ready for the next call out