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Thursday 9 February 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Bray

All time
# lifeboat willie
A giant Mickey Mouse balloon was rescued after crashing in the sea off Bray yesterday
Several 999 callers feared the falling balloon, was a paraglider. It was not.
# Court
Man (21) to appear in court in relation to woman's death in Bray
The body of a 50-year-old woman was discovered in a house on the Southern Cross area of the town.
# Murder
Woman in Bray 'died in violent circumstances'
Gardaí are now treating the 50-year-old’s death as murder following preliminary post-mortem results.
# Investigation
Man (21) arrested after the body of woman was discovered in Bray overnight
Gardaí discovered the dead woman after an incident at a house at around 1.30am today.
# On The Road
Three school teachers are trying to tweet photos from all 32 counties in 24 hours
Three down so far…
# Food Safety
Have you eaten in any of these places served with closure orders last month?
The FSAI said there is absolutely no excuse for negligent practices.
# helping hand
Damien Duff signs up for Merryn Lacy football fundraiser at Carlisle Grounds
The former Ireland international will take part in the exhibition match on 15 June.
# Armed Robbery
Staff held up with handgun and 'sword-like' object in Blessington robbery
Two men have been arrested in connection with a filling station robbery last night.
# Disgrace
The post-election poster debacle has already begun
Fowl play on Bray Harbour.
# swanning around
The swans in Bray are also heading to the polls today
A local pub has set up ballot boxes on the beach after creating spoof swan election posters earlier this month.
# quackers
Bray has some very unusual local election candidates
There for you, whatever the feather.
# Wicklow
No blame attached as verdict delivered in Bray fire death inquest
Brian Murray and Mark O’Shaughnessy died when called to a factory fire in 2007.
# beer club now in session
Beer Club: How craft beer is becoming the new wine
We headed along to the first night of Tom’s Beer Club in Bray to learn all there is know about craft beer.
# no wifi here
Bray café has the perfect message for social media addicts
Ouch.
# Enniskerry
Two charged following armed post office robbery in Wicklow
They were arrested a short time after the robbery yesterday by gardaí.
# Missing
Gardaí renew appeal for 14-year-old missing for eight days
Chloe Ebbs was last seen in Bray, Co Wicklow, more than one week ago.
# Comeback Kid
Leinster House to local council: This former Fianna Fáil TD is going back into politics
Behan resigned from the party in protest to Budget 2009. He’s now throwing his hat back in the ring of local politics, this time, as an independent.
# Bray
Missing 14-year-old Chloe Ebbs returns home
The teenager had not been seen since 21 March.
# the missing
Channel 4 documentary on missing Esra Uyrun airs tonight
The mother of one left her home at Collinstown Grove in Clondalkin at around 7.15am on 23 February 2011. Her car was found in Bray.
# no diy allowed
Bray councillor served with eviction notice on family's council house
Council says ‘modifications’ to a home are not allowed – councillor says he carried them out 10 years ago.
# Bray
"He has a knife. Run Jen, run" - Documentary examines chilling murder of Seb Creane
A TV3 documentary examines the events leading up the man’s murder by Shane Clancy, who took his own life after the attack.
# N11
Pedestrian killed and driver injured in collision near Bray
Diversion are in place to allow for a forensic examination for the scene.
# Wicklow
Over 30 syringes found in a boarded up council house
Sinn Fein Councillor John Brady said it is not an isolated incident and that boarded up houses are becoming drug dens in towns across the country.
# Waves
Incredible close-up video of huge wave in Bray
Surprising.
# Shankill
Man charged over St Stephen's Day murder
32-year-old Wayne Kennedy appeared at Bray District Court this morning.
# Stabbing
Man in court over St Stephen's Day stabbing in Shankill
The accused is expected at a sitting of Bray District Court, gardaí said tonight.
# Wicklow
Gardaí issue appeal for missing 14-year-old Chloe Ebbs
The teenager has not been seen since 12 December.
# fassaroe
Teenager shot in Bray but not seriously injured
The man was shot in the foot and has been taken to hospital.
# Wicklow
Family distraught after pet attacked and killed by pack of hunt hounds
Isabelle, a hypoallergenic family dog, died after being attacked by hounds that were part of a hunt organised by the ‘Bray Harriers’ club.
# Golden Girl
The best pictures from Katie Taylor's two wins in 24 hours
The Olympic champion beat Finland’s Mira Potkonen in Bray last night.
# Wicklow
Concerns about homelessness raised after body found in Bray car park
The body of a man in his mid-40s was discovered at a car park in the town at 7am today.
# Play-off
Brilliant Kevin O'Connor strike secures top flight status for Bray
The Seagulls’ 3- 2 win over Longford Town gave them a 5 – 4 aggregate win in the promotion/relegation play-off.
# Courts
Wicklow Council to be sentenced over firemen deaths
The local authority pleaded guilty to three charges related to the deaths of Mark O’Shaughnessy and Brian Murray who died fighting a blaze in Bray in 2007.
# it's a beautiful bray
Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray
They recruited locals as extras. Pics and video inside.
# Road to Rio
Katie Taylor schedules November homecoming fight in Bray
The Irish gold medallist will continue her preparations for the 2016 Olympics with a bout against Finland’s Mira Potkonen next month.
# Operation Nitrogen
Pics: Seven arrested and cannabis plants seized in Dublin Garda raid
Cannabis plants worth an estimated €100,000 and a small amount of cocaine were seized after Gardaí carried out raids on twenty premises around Dublin.
# ice cold
The best off-licence sign in Ireland
Spotted in Bray, Co Wicklow.