Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 


Coleraine Coastguard help tackle Cabin Fire at Lisahally Port

1 Mins read

Shortly after 7:00am yesterday morning (Tuesday 26th January), a team from Coleraine Coastguard was tasked to liaise with Fire & Rescue Service personnel at Lisahally Port in Derry / Londonderry, following a report of a fire in the cabin of a boat that was docked at the port.

A spokesperson for the Fire Service said: “NIFRS received a call at 6:53am to a report of a fire in a cabin on a ship in the Lisahally Port area of Londonderry this morning (Tuesday 26th January).”

“4 Fire Appliances from Crescent Link Fire Station, 3 Fire Appliances from Northland Fire Station, 2 Fire Appliances from Strabane Fire Station as well as assistance from Specialist Rescue Teams from Belfast and the Fire Emergency Support Service dealt with the fire.”

“Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and using hosereel jets dealt with the fire, working closely with the local Port Authority during the incident. All crew members were accounted for and there are no reports of any injuries.”

“Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service finished at the scene at 8:23am.”

Digital Editorial Team
12214 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts

12 arrests and three vehicles seized following Joint Agency Task Force Operation

1 Mins read
Officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland were part of a cross border Joint Agency Task Force operation that took place…

Woman 'confirms involvement' in hoax bomb alert at Armoy

1 Mins read
A WOMAN with a Stranraer address has “confirmed” involvement in a hoax bomb alert in Armoy in 2019, Coleraine Magistrates Court, sitting…
BusinessLocal NewsNews

Dodds announces new support scheme for large tourism and hospitality businesses

2 Mins read
Economy Minister Diane Dodds today unveiled details of a new £26.1m support scheme for larger hospitality and tourism businesses that have been…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *