FAMILY OF MAN IN LOUGH SWILLY RESCUE SLAM MALIN HEAD CLOSURE PROPOSAL

first_imgThe family of a man whose life was saved in Lough Swilly at the weekend believe people will die if the coastguard station that helped in his rescue is closed.Patrick McNamee, 22, from Letterkenny, was swept a mile and a half out to sea and was drifting unconscious, as donegaldaily.com reported last weekend.Now the family of Patrick have hit out at Government proposals to close Malin Head Coast Guard station, saying it will cost lives. The station helped coordinate last weekend’s rescue of Patrick – helped by a tourist on land with binoculars.The family spoke to BBC NI’s Keiron Tourish.You can see the report and video here:https://www.facebook.com/BBCNewsline  FAMILY OF MAN IN LOUGH SWILLY RESCUE SLAM MALIN HEAD CLOSURE PROPOSAL was last modified: August 15th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more