66 people rescued by the RNLI in Kerry last year

66 people were rescued by the RNLI in Kerry last year. RNLI RIB According to figures released by organisation, life boats were launched from Fenit and Valentia 46 times in 2014. In Fenit, 35 people were rescued over the course of last year, while in Valentia, the number of people rescued was 31. Overall, RNLI vessels at 46 lifeboat stations across Ireland were launched 1,089 times, bringing 1,414 people to safety. Divisional Operations Manager for the RNLI in Ireland, Owen Medland, says the hot summer definitely had an impact: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/34548/medium/”]