Boat News:

Shannon-Erne Waterway: 'Sun, rain, whiskey and a boat'
…The restoration of the Shannon-Erne Waterway 25 years ago was a symbol of reconciliation. It brought life back to a weed-choked canal, abandoned for a century. Now thousands of tourists come to experience its tranquillity and scenery. Read…


Shannon-Erne Waterway: 'We have sun, rain, whiskey and a boat'
…Shannon-Erne Waterway: 'Sun, rain, whiskey and a boat' The restoration… with Lough Erne and connecting Belfast, Dublin, Limerick and Waterford by boat. The 63-km… as canals were replaced by railways to transport goods. Only eight boats passed along…


Venezuela crisis: Migrants missing after boat reportedly sinks
…Thirty-two Venezuelan migrants are missing after the boat they were travelling… they had not heard from the group since. It was the third Venezuelan migrant boat… wage is around $6.70. Two other boats carrying migrants sank on separate journeys…


Timelapse video captures operation to raise boat from Danube
…A huge floating crane has lifted the wreck of a tourist boat that sank… captured the hours-long operation to raise the boat and place it on a waiting barge… it was in collision with another boat and capsized. Four more bodies were retrieved from inside…


Hungary tourist boat accident: Captain also involved in Dutch boat crash
… Sigyn crashed into a tourist boat, the Mermaid, on the Danube, on 29 May… 70s, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency. The tour boat sank seconds…


Migrant crisis: Children among seven killed as boat sinks in Greece
…At least seven people have been killed and 57 others rescued after a boat… victims of the sunken boat, which was travelling to Lesbos from Turkey. On Tuesday…, the Greek Coast Guard, accompanied by a European Union patrol boat, said it rescued…


'Unresponsive' diver airlifted from boat off St Abb's Head
…An unresponsive diver on a boat off the Borders coast has been airlifted… to a specialist treatment centre. Both RNLI boats at Eyemouth and the St Abbs independent…. They quickly reached the dive boat and were able to assist. The casualty - who was showing…


Danube boat accident: More bodies found as vessel is raised in Hungary
…Timelapse footage shows the operation to raise the boat from the riverbed Four… boat that sank on the Danube in Budapest last month. A floating crane raised… The Mermaid to the surface, allowing divers to enter. The boat was carrying South Korean…


Charges over Channel migrant boat picked up off Dover
…A man has been charged with people smuggling after a boat with six people…, of no fixed UK address, was among those found on the boat intercepted by a Border Force… the English Channel on eight boats. At least 716 people, including about 70 children, have…


Lifeboat sent to assist Shetland fishing boat taking in water
…A fishing boat which started taking in water off Shetland has been escorted…