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Man Rescued From Liffey On Christmas Morning

26th December 2016
The Dublin Fire Brigade rescue boat at Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in Dublin’s Docklands The Dublin Fire Brigade rescue boat at Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in Dublin’s Docklands Photo: DFB

#Rescue - Gardaí and Dublin firefighters rescued a man in his 20s from the River Liffey in Dublin’s Docklands on Christmas morning.

According to the Dublin Fire Brigade Twitter account, the man was kept afloat by gardaí with a life buoy till he was recovered by the fire service rescue boat at Sir John Rogerson’s Quay shortly before lunchtime yesterday.


In other rescue news, TheJournal.ie looks at the Irish Coast Guard’s operations nationwide, co-ordinating the 1,000 volunteers who “face peril on every call out”.

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