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Valentia Coast Guard has co-ordinated the rescue of six fishermen whose vessel got into difficulty last night.

Valentia Coastguard

The alarm was raised when the steering failed on the 20 metre fishing trawler which was close to rocks off the Fastnet.

Shannon Coast Guard Helicopter was tasked to the scene along with Baltimore Lifeboat which towed the vessel ashore.

Nobody was injured.