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Thursday 21 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Dollymount

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Temporary swim ban enacted for Dollymount and Sandymount Strands
The ban will be in place until further notice.
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Swimmer (60s) dies at Dublin's Dollymount Strand
Six people have drowned in lakes or seas this week.
Kite surfer dies after getting into trouble in water at Dollymount Strand
Gardaí were alerted to the incident shortly after 9am this morning.
Whale that washed up on Dublin beach 'almost definitely the same whale that died in Dublin Port'
It was originally thought to be a minke whale but was later confirmed to be a fin whale.
Discoloured water on Dublin beaches down to algal bloom, says council
Bathing bans are in place at beaches across Dublin Bay.
Bathing restrictions remain in place at Dublin's Dollymount
Restrictions have been lifted at seven other swimming hotspots across Dublin.
Swimming at eight Dublin beaches banned after spill at wastewater plant
‘The overflow is diluted, partially treated wastewater,’ a spokesperson said.
'We know it rains in Ireland. It's just not on': Emergency motion on Sandymount bathing ban
A similar bathing ban has been lifted at Dollymount after raw sewage washed up on the beach.
Going for a dip this weekend? Avoid Dollymount and Sandymount
A temporary bathing ban came into place yesterday evening.
Gardaí begin search in Dublin park for remains of rapist James Nolan
An arm discovered on Dollymount Beach in 2011 was identified as Nolan’s.
Gardaí want to speak to man who stopped late-night attack on a woman in Dublin
The woman, in her 20s, was allegedly grabbed and thrown to the ground while walking on Dollymount Strand last week.
Clontarf residents object to 'mindless' destruction of tram shelter
Dublin City Council says it will be fully restored.
TD insists calling rival 'Little Miss Twitter' is not sexist
Sitting TD Finian McGrath and Fine Gael candidate Stephanie Regan are at loggerheads.
There's a plan to bring parking back on Dollymount (along with a new beach boardwalk)
Some groups will be given passes to drive on the beach – and a new boardwalk will be built on the Clontarf end, it’s planned.
Man in hospital after being rescued from Dollymount Beach
A member of the public alerted the Coast Guard this morning.
The parking ban at Dollymount won't be lifted (...Northsiders will have to learn to drive elsewhere)
Barriers were put in place following an incident involving a car stuck in the sand, which led to a woman being injured.
Planning a day out on Dollymount Beach? Well you can't park on it... Here's why
Bringing the family for a picnic or a dip at the popular bathing spot? Well, you’ll have a bit more of a walk than usual.
Gerry McCann's sister: His body was found and he's gone to heaven now
McCann’s eldest sister told Joe Duffy on Liveline that the actor was a “beautiful person, inside and out”.
Body of man found on Dublin beach
It is believed that the body was discovered by a member of the public.
5 properties to view in...Clontarf and Killester
Sherry FitzGerald picks five homes you can see this weekend.
Limb found on Dollymount belonged to convicted rapist
Interpol used international DNA databases to identify limb as belonging to convicted rapist and burglar James Nolan, 46.