100 people rescued by Donegal RNLI Lifeboats last year

bundoran rnli100 people were rescued during 98 lifeboat launches in Donegal last year according to figures released this morning by the RNLI.

Aranmore Lifeboat launched 38 times, rescuing 41 people, Lough Swilly Lifeboat launched 33 times rescuing 32 people and Bundoran lifeboat launched 27 times, rescuing 26 people.

This year, Lough Swilly will become the first Lifeboat Station in the country to receive a new €2.4 million Shannon class lifeboat.

Operations Manager John Mc Carter says it's a very important development.........