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Here are the five bathing areas classified as 'poor' in Ireland
# Beaches
# Beaches

Here are the five bathing areas classified as 'poor' in Ireland

May 26th 2020, 7:28 AM 99,322 Views 20 Comments

95% of bathing waters met or exceeded the minimum required standard.

Here are the five bathing areas classified as 'poor' in Ireland
# Bathing Waters
# Bathing Waters

Here are the five bathing areas classified as 'poor' in Ireland

May 30th 2019, 8:12 AM 79,744 Views 32 Comments

The classifications are contained in the EPA Bathing Water report for 2018.

Swimmers at three Dublin beaches warned about potential wastewater contamination
# Bathing
# Bathing

Swimmers at three Dublin beaches warned about potential wastewater contamination

Jun 7th 2018, 7:51 PM 19,582 Views 42 Comments

Test results are due tomorrow which could give the green light again to swimmers.

Here are the best and worst beaches in Ireland to go swimming
# Water Quality
# Water Quality

Here are the best and worst beaches in Ireland to go swimming

May 16th 2018, 6:20 AM 89,211 Views 35 Comments

Seven coastal bathing waters have failed to meet the minimum standard.

Has your local beach or bathing spot been given a Blue Flag this year?
# Water's Lovely
# Water's Lovely

Has your local beach or bathing spot been given a Blue Flag this year?

May 28th 2015, 2:47 PM 21,160 Views 20 Comments

The full list is here. Did your favourite bathing place make it?

Temporary ban on bathing in place at Sandymount Strand
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

Temporary ban on bathing in place at Sandymount Strand

Jul 16th 2014, 5:23 PM 16,795 Views 21 Comments

Water samples taken today did not comply with minimum standards for swimming.

Here are the best and worst bathing waters in Ireland
# Fancy A Dip
# Fancy A Dip

Here are the best and worst bathing waters in Ireland

May 1st 2014, 10:20 AM 31,054 Views 24 Comments

Thankfully, 90 per cent of Irish bathing waters are due to meet the ‘excellent’ or ‘good’ standards which will come into force from this year.

PICS: Here's the new unisex bathing area at the Forty Foot
# Let's Go Swimming
# Let's Go Swimming

PICS: Here's the new unisex bathing area at the Forty Foot

Mar 26th 2014, 7:00 PM 23,994 Views 16 Comments

Chilly changing rooms for all!

Dún Laoghaire to get floating swimming pool and urban beach
# Bathing
# Bathing

Dún Laoghaire to get floating swimming pool and urban beach

Aug 28th 2013, 7:15 AM 18,862 Views 75 Comments

Fancy a swim in the Harbour?

No Flesh Showing in Victorian Clare Pic of the Day
# Frolics
# Frolics

No Flesh Showing in Victorian Clare Pic of the Day

Jul 19th 2013, 9:33 AM 11,898 Views 34 Comments

National Library of Ireland has found this pic of Kilkee in its infancy as a seaside resort.

Cork beaches remain closed as technical difficulty delays E.coli test results
# Cork Beaches
# Cork Beaches

Cork beaches remain closed as technical difficulty delays E.coli test results

Aug 22nd 2012, 10:22 AM 3,199 Views 6 Comments

Water quality concerns sparked seven beach closures in Co Cork last week.

In photos: big cats enjoying a bath
# Wildlife
From The Daily Edge
# Wildlife

In photos: big cats enjoying a bath

Jun 15th 2012, 7:31 PM 4,893 Views 7 Comments

Siberian tigers take a break from the heat with a cooling dip at Chinese zoo.

Irish bathing water quality improved in 2011
# Water Quality
# Water Quality

Irish bathing water quality improved in 2011

May 3rd 2012, 1:07 PM 1,145 Views 8 Comments

However, there was a drop in the amount of beaches reaching ‘good’ status. Ireland will have to redouble its efforts to maintain and improve bathing water quality standards, Minister Phil Hogan said today.