Six men were rescued from the waters of Dublin Bay after their boat capsized on a weekend angling trip.

The men “were in a bad way” after clinging to their upturned boat for more than 40 minutes as a Coastguard helicopter and two lifeboat crews launched a rescue operation.

In a second capsize drama, three men were taken to hospital after a fourth man swam ashore to raise the alarm after an angling boat overturned near Tramore, Co Waterford, yesterday….. 12/08/2013 Read the article ‘Six freezing anglers clung to capsized boat for 40 minutes’