Nicky Byrne shares touching tribute to Rescue 116
Nicky Byrne shares touching tribute to the coastguard members involved in Rescue 116.
His heartfelt words have resonated with the shocked public across the country.
“Can’t get these brave men & women outta my head all day, Thinking of all them, our emergency services and their families tonight. #Heroes,” said Nicky.
“Have changed my profile pic to honour our fallen Heroes of Rescue116.
“And thinking of all of our Emergency Service still searching tonight,” he added on Twitter.
It has been a harrowing few days since Rescue 116 went down in Co. Mayo earlier this week.
The wife of one of the missing crew members has thanked everyone for their support since the tragedy
Hermione Duffy- wife of Capt. Mark Duffy- said: “Thank you for the huge outpouring for my beloved Mark, my hero, my soulmate my right hand but we are both ciotogs my babies Daddy.
“Our hero. I am overwhelmed by the love and compassion being expressed. Truly thank you our children will be so comforted by everything.”
The Irish Mirror has said that a candlelit vigil will take place for Mark tomorrow in Blackrock, County Louth, where he and his family live.