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# drowned - Friday 1 November, 2019

British backpacker found in sea in Cambodia drowned, post-mortem examination finds

Amelia Bambridge had been reported missing just over a week ago.

# drowned - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration

The photo is reminiscent of the 2015 image of Syrian child Alan Kurdi who died in the Mediterranean near Turkey.

# drowned - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in River Shannon

Emergency services were alerted just after 5pm yesterday.

# drowned - Monday 28 May, 2018

Man (50s) dies during fishing incident on River Moy in Co Mayo

The body of the man has been recovered and removed to Mayo General Hospital.

# drowned - Friday 1 September, 2017

Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town

Local media reports say that he had gone swimming in the early hours of the morning.

# drowned - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Minister prepared to look at cold case of drowning if new evidence produced

John O’Brien and Patrick Esmonde died in a tragic boating accident off Helvick Head, Co Waterford in 2010.

# drowned - Friday 19 May, 2017

Man arrested in Lanzarote over failing to help Irish woman over drowning

Witnesses told police he vanished after spotting the tourist face down in the water.

# drowned - Friday 24 March, 2017

Around 250 feared dead in new migrant boat sinkings

The bodies recovered were African men with estimated ages of between 16 and 25.

# drowned - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast

It took over 13 hours for rescuers to reach them after the emergency vessel was launched.

# drowned - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea

The vessel overturned off the port city of Rosetta in Egypt, police and health officials said.

# drowned - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Woman charged with murdering her colleague by driving him into Wicklow harbour

The court heard that the woman could swim and knew that the deceased could not.

# drowned - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

UN refugee agency fears 500 migrants drowned in Mediterranean

The UNHCR released a statement today after interviewing survivors.

# drowned - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Four-year-old British boy drowns in pool on holiday in Spain

The boy died before emergency services arrived at the holiday complex.

# drowned - Friday 25 March, 2016

Gardaí identify woman who drowned off Dublin coast

The woman’s body was found on the rocks at Scotsmans Bay.

# drowned - Saturday 19 December, 2015

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe

Reports are that an additional 14 were pulled to safety by the Turkish coastguard.

# drowned - Monday 9 November, 2015

Irishman drowned on holidays in Portugal

The 69-year-old was pulled out of the water by a lifeboat on Saturday afternoon.

# drowned - Sunday 25 October, 2015

'They brought us great joy': Families devastated after Co Down couple die on their honeymoon

It is believed that John and Lynette Rodgers drowned on the beach in South Africa.

# drowned - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Litter of newborn puppies found 'heartlessly drowned' in Mayo

The puppies were found by a woman and her daughter who were out walking their own dogs in the area.

# drowned - Monday 30 June, 2014

30 people 'likely suffocated' on migrant boat off coast of Italy

Rescuers had found the bodies stuffed into the hold of a fishing boat from north Africa when they boarded the vessel.

# drowned - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

It is believed the boat was carrying illegal migrants and was overloaded.

# drowned - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence

There are reports of between 200 and 300 people on the overloaded ferry.

# drowned - Monday 22 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# drowned - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry

Irish Water Safety, the coast guard and gardaí have renewed their appeal for people to be extra vigilant when in the water.

Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming?

Over 140 drown every year and Irish Water Safety said if people exercised more caution these deaths could be prevented.

# drowned - Monday 8 July, 2013

Man's body found washed up on Clare beach

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the man, believed to be in his 50s, but he was later pronounced dead in hospital.

# drowned - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

From The42 The bizarre tale of the 1st Lions captain and his tragic drowning in Oz Due Respect This post contains videos

The bizarre tale of the 1st Lions captain and his tragic drowning in Oz

Robert Seddon drowned in the middle of the 1888 tour to Australia.

# drowned - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Lithuanian man drowns after going for a swim in Galway lake

The man, who is originally from Lithuania, went swimming in Ballyquike Lake in Moycullen.

# drowned - Monday 27 August, 2012

Donegal fan drowns in Dublin's Royal Canal

The 24-year-old fell into the canal last night and was pronounced dead early this morning.

# drowned - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Police appeal for information after 11-year-old drowns

Bethany Cousins died while in the water off the north coast of Northern Ireland on Sunday.

# drowned - Monday 9 July, 2012

Irish tourist dies in Turkey

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the deceased’s family.

# drowned - Thursday 15 March, 2012

117 dead, more missing in Bangladesh ferry sinking

Five more bodies have been pulled from the water today – bringing the death toll from the boat crash to 117.

# drowned - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

31 dead, dozens missing in Bangladesh ferry crash

At least 200 people were on board when the double-deck ferry went down in the early hours of the morning, and more fatalities are expected to be confirmed.

# drowned - Friday 18 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Investigation into actress Natalie Wood's death reopened Natalie Wood

Investigation into actress Natalie Wood's death reopened

The actress died in 1981. It was assumed she drowned after falling into the water accidentally, following an evening drinking with her husband Robert Wagner and friend Christopher Walken.

# drowned - Thursday 7 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# drowned - Sunday 1 May, 2011

Boy drowns in River Liffey in Co Kildare

Gardaí say it was a tragic accident after a 14-year-old boy who had been playing in the river with friends drowned yesterday evening.

# drowned - Tuesday 3 August, 2010

THE FATHER of drowned IT worker Eoin Curran is planning a US memorial service to honour his son. Curran, a 30-year-old employee of Google went missing after he fell overboard during a freak storm off the coast of Long Island, New York on July 25. Curran was on his first sailing lesson at the time.

The US coastguard recovered Curran’s body on Saturday and last night his family were making arrangements to fly to the US to collect his remains.

“Yes, they found Eoin. We will be travelling to New York to hold a memorial service for him,” Eoin’s father John Curran said.

Curran, a graduate of Trinity College from Templeogue Dublin had only recently moved to New York. He had previously owned a tech start-up with his brother. Dr Siobhan Clarke, a lecturer of Curran’s in Trinity College, described Eoin as “the most talented student” she had ever taught.

# drowned - Monday 19 July, 2010

A BACKPACKER FROM Northern Ireland has drowned while on a trip in northern Australia. 27-year-old Tony Norney from Poleglass, in west Belfast, was with over a dozen other tourists in a remote part of the country where “Crocodile Dundee” was filmed. Police are investigation the death, but say there is no evidence a crocodile was involved.