26 March 2021
Limerick Civil Defence were delighted to be involved in the Easter Hamper delivery to children of The Butterfly Club – a social club for children with special needs.
22 March 2021
Wexford Civil Defence volunteers packed 450 wellbeing packs which were delivered to elderly people throughout the county last weekend 20-21 March. Packs were distributed to Wexford Garda Division, Meals on Wheels in Enniscorthy, Gorey, Grantstown, Ramsgrange, Tagoat and Taghmon, Wexford County Council, Wexford Food Family.
10 March 2021
Monaghan Civil Defence transported St Louis nuns for their COVID-19 vaccinations this morning.
10 March 2021
Kilkenny County Council have advertised the position of Assistant Civil Defence Officer. Full details are in the link below: Apply for Assistant Civil Defence Officer – Kilkenny
8 March 2021
The search for a man reported missing after his Kayak capsized in a tragic accident on Sunday 28th February concluded on Saturday 6th March following the recovery of the man’s body (RIP). Civil Defence had over 80 volunteers participating in the search – resources deployed included, 4 boats, 4 rafts, a number of SRT teams,… Read More
8 March 2021
Wicklow Civil Defence was tasked on Sunday night, 7th March to assist the Wicklow Fire Service. The Drone Team supported ground crews tackling a Gorse Fire on Scar Mountain.
5 March 2021
Personal Care and PPE: Hand Hygiene Practices: How to protect yourself and others from coronavirus Follow this advice as strictly as possible and encourage others to follow this advice too. Do Wash your hands properly and often. Wear appropriate PPE (see video on Donning & Doffing of PPE) Cover your mouth and nose with… Read More
3 March 2021
Galway Civil Defence was activated on Tuesday afternoon, 2nd March to assist in the search for a missing person in the Annaghdown area of Co. Galway. The Civil Defence Drone Crew was on the scene within an hour of the call out. The search was conducted together with An Garda Síochána, and the Irish Coastguard… Read More
26 February 2021
A number of weeks ago, Donegal Civil Defence came up with the idea of participating in the Jerusalema Dance Challenge, with the purpose of bringing a bit of light hearted fun for the volunteers who have been working so hard over the last 12 months with Covid. All units were then invited to join in… Read More
24 February 2021
Cork North Civil Defence have two 4WD Vehicles at either side of the bridge in Fermoy assisting the local authority and An Garda Síochána since early morning transporting people from either side of the bridge via the motorway. The bridge will be reopened when the water level goes down.