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# dublin-bay - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Two people rescued by RNLI lifeboat after their jet skis suffer engine problems in Dublin Bay
# North Bull Wall
# North Bull Wall

Two people rescued by RNLI lifeboat after their jet skis suffer engine problems in Dublin Bay

Jul 25th 2020, 11:14 AM 18,507 Views 8 Comments

The two people came into difficulties with their jet skis just off North Bull Wall last night.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Wastewater may be discharged into Dublin Bay following breakdown at Ringsend plant
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Wastewater may be discharged into Dublin Bay following breakdown at Ringsend plant

Dec 4th 2019, 8:43 PM 15,835 Views 24 Comments

Crews are working to repair pumps at the Dublin facility.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Warning of 'odour' near Ringsend as EPA says plumes to continue until waste water plant upgrade
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Warning of 'odour' near Ringsend as EPA says plumes to continue until waste water plant upgrade

Jul 3rd 2019, 3:14 PM 18,790 Views 72 Comments

It follows an apparent leak at the plant this week.

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

EPA to inspect wastewater treatment plant after brown plume discharges into Dublin Bay
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

EPA to inspect wastewater treatment plant after brown plume discharges into Dublin Bay

Jul 2nd 2019, 2:02 PM 24,894 Views 48 Comments

It is the third apparent spillage to occur at the facility this year.

# dublin-bay - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Is enough being done to keep Dublin Bay safe for swimmers this summer?
# Septic Swim
# Septic Swim

Is enough being done to keep Dublin Bay safe for swimmers this summer?

Jun 27th 2019, 12:05 AM 11,695 Views 35 Comments

Malfunction at upgraded part of Ringsend plant, increased construction in the city and a leaky legacy are muddying the waters.

# dublin-bay - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017
# Marine Life
# Marine Life

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017

May 5th 2018, 6:30 PM 23,446 Views 13 Comments

Dublin Bay Biosphere Partnership and the Irish Underwater Council wanted to raise awareness of marine life living in Dublin Bay.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Seawater swimming pool, bar and restaurant to open in Clontarf next week
# Clontarf Baths
# Clontarf Baths

Seawater swimming pool, bar and restaurant to open in Clontarf next week

Feb 21st 2018, 2:32 PM 48,915 Views 51 Comments

A seven-day pub licence was granted today.

# dublin-bay - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold
# Rms Leinster
# Rms Leinster

Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold

Nov 18th 2017, 9:45 AM 13,693 Views 66 Comments

Over 500 people were killed when the boat sank, just a month before the First World War ended.

# dublin-bay - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Take a look at these beautiful photos of Kerry and Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Take a look at these beautiful photos of Kerry and Dublin Bay

Nov 5th 2017, 8:00 AM 25,683 Views 17 Comments

The stunning shots are being published in two new books.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Fears for Dublin Bay porpoises as work starts on dredging Port of one million tonnes of material
# On Porpoise
# On Porpoise

Fears for Dublin Bay porpoises as work starts on dredging Port of one million tonnes of material

Sep 13th 2017, 6:05 AM 15,465 Views 25 Comments

It’s estimated there are around 300 porpoises in Dublin Bay.

# dublin-bay - Monday 29 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Alan Nolan on hugging the coast from Blackrock to Killiney Hill
# My Favourite Drive
# My Favourite Drive

My Favourite Drive: Alan Nolan on hugging the coast from Blackrock to Killiney Hill

May 29th 2017, 4:07 PM 1,935 Views 0 Comments

That wide reveal of Dublin Bay as you hit Vico Road is breathtaking.

# dublin-bay - Friday 5 May, 2017

Good news for cyclists: This new 2km route along Clontarf has been declared open
# Sutton To Sandycove
# Sutton To Sandycove

Good news for cyclists: This new 2km route along Clontarf has been declared open

May 5th 2017, 2:50 PM 13,798 Views 46 Comments

Clontarf Business Association (CBA) declined the invitation to attend today’s official opening as all works are not yet complete.

# dublin-bay - Thursday 26 January, 2017

A 'Hollywood-style' film studio on Dublin Bay could still be on the cards
# Development Hell
# Development Hell

A 'Hollywood-style' film studio on Dublin Bay could still be on the cards

Jan 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 9,968 Views 14 Comments

The 20-acre proposal for Dublin Bay wasn’t mentioned in a key scheme for the area however.

# dublin-bay - Saturday 21 November, 2015

The battle of the Dublin Bay seawall has taken a fresh new twist
# Unspoilt Views
# Unspoilt Views

The battle of the Dublin Bay seawall has taken a fresh new twist

Nov 21st 2015, 7:45 AM 24,039 Views 45 Comments

The council says there’ll be an independent review but that the wall IS needed.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Dubliners worry this view will be blocked by a seawall that's 'sprung up like the Berlin Wall'
# Battle On The Bay
# Battle On The Bay

Dubliners worry this view will be blocked by a seawall that's 'sprung up like the Berlin Wall'

Oct 28th 2015, 6:01 AM 26,554 Views 111 Comments

The seawall on the James Larkin Road has planning permission, but locals feel they weren’t made aware of the details.

# dublin-bay - Monday 26 October, 2015

Two rescued in heavy winds after boat catches on lobster pots
# Dun Laoghaire Pier
# Dun Laoghaire Pier

Two rescued in heavy winds after boat catches on lobster pots

Oct 26th 2015, 2:37 PM 16,003 Views 8 Comments

The 20-foot motor launch ran into difficulty about 50 metres from Dún Laoghaire pier.

# dublin-bay - Monday 3 August, 2015

Garda and Coast Guard choppers rescue stranded walkers (and dogs) off Sandymount
# Off The Strand
# Off The Strand

Garda and Coast Guard choppers rescue stranded walkers (and dogs) off Sandymount

Aug 3rd 2015, 5:10 PM 41,449 Views 31 Comments

We’re told both dogs have “slept for the rest of the day” after all the excitement.

# dublin-bay - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Dublin Bay is now a UNESCO reserve alongside some of the most beautiful places on Earth
# Bleedin' Gorgeous
# Bleedin' Gorgeous

Dublin Bay is now a UNESCO reserve alongside some of the most beautiful places on Earth

Jun 25th 2015, 3:53 PM 14,695 Views 29 Comments

The bay is now a UNESCO Biosphere reserves.

# dublin-bay - Monday 11 May, 2015

Man's body recovered from Dublin Bay
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Man's body recovered from Dublin Bay

May 11th 2015, 8:30 AM 22,618 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are investigating.

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

The baby seal in Dublin Bay has made its way back to sea
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

The baby seal in Dublin Bay has made its way back to sea

Jan 27th 2015, 8:00 PM 14,189 Views 28 Comments

A local photographer found the pup lying on a pipeline near Sutton.

# dublin-bay - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Sailor with suspected spinal injuries rescued during yacht race
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Sailor with suspected spinal injuries rescued during yacht race

Nov 2nd 2014, 3:30 PM 10,063 Views 3 Comments

He was hit by a fallen mast in Dublin Bay.

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Planning a day out on Dollymount Beach? Well you can't park on it... Here's why
# Bull Island
# Bull Island

Planning a day out on Dollymount Beach? Well you can't park on it... Here's why

Jul 22nd 2014, 11:52 AM 20,016 Views 29 Comments

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.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

These signs will help the Coast Guard get to people more quickly
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

These signs will help the Coast Guard get to people more quickly

May 21st 2014, 7:45 AM 9,817 Views 14 Comments

The signs has its location displayed on it to help tourists or those unfamiliar with an area help emergency services to find a person in trouble.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

'Motionless' sheepdog now doing fine after rescue from rising tidal waters
# Tyson Comeback
# Tyson Comeback

'Motionless' sheepdog now doing fine after rescue from rising tidal waters

Feb 19th 2014, 1:22 PM 16,706 Views 33 Comments

Tyson, a 12-year-old Irish Sheepdog, was trapped under rocks on Dublin’s South Bull wall as the tide began to rise…

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

18 unmistakeable signs you're a Southside Dubliner at heart
# Southside 4 Life
From The Daily Edge
# Southside 4 Life

18 unmistakeable signs you're a Southside Dubliner at heart

Nov 19th 2013, 9:30 PM 112,519 Views 161 Comments

You don’t choose the Southside. The Southside chooses you.

# dublin-bay - Friday 6 September, 2013

Ireland's Annalise Murphy secures Laser Radial European title
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Ireland's Annalise Murphy secures Laser Radial European title

Sep 6th 2013, 6:09 PM 7,288 Views 9 Comments

The 23-year-old’s finishes of second, third and first in today’s final three races confirmed her triumph.

# dublin-bay - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 11th 2013, 8:03 PM 12,127 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Michaella McCollum Connolly, the controversial Republican parade and the 14 people rescued at sea.

Six “extremely lucky” people rescued in Dublin Bay after boat capsizes
# Rescue
# Rescue

Six “extremely lucky” people rescued in Dublin Bay after boat capsizes

Aug 11th 2013, 3:15 PM 19,947 Views 22 Comments

The RNLI and Coast Guard were involved in the rescue yesterday evening. This was one of three rescues over the past day.

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Who is more likely to wear a life jacket - a jet skier or paddle boarder?
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Who is more likely to wear a life jacket - a jet skier or paddle boarder?

Aug 6th 2013, 2:00 PM 6,674 Views 5 Comments

New statistics from the Coast Guard show that there is 80 per cent compliance with life jackets in Dublin Bay.

# dublin-bay - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Councillors concerned about impact of proposed Dublin Bay wind turbines
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Councillors concerned about impact of proposed Dublin Bay wind turbines

May 29th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,472 Views 83 Comments

The councillors want to meet the Minister for the Environment to speak to him about their concerns around the proposed turbines.

# dublin-bay - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Update: Swimmer taken from Dublin coastal waters dies in hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Update: Swimmer taken from Dublin coastal waters dies in hospital

Apr 7th 2013, 6:33 PM 33,426 Views 32 Comments

The man was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital after he was taken from the water in Dublin Bay this morning.

# dublin-bay - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Councillor urges people to have their say on Dublin Bay dumping
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Councillor urges people to have their say on Dublin Bay dumping

Jan 20th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,482 Views 18 Comments

Dublin City Council has applied for permission to dump material excavated from the Long Sea Outfall Tunnel into part of Dublin Bay.

# dublin-bay - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Two sailors rescued after getting caught in strong winds on Dublin Bay
# Rescue
# Rescue

Two sailors rescued after getting caught in strong winds on Dublin Bay

Jan 17th 2013, 2:29 PM 7,267 Views 17 Comments

The pair had been trying to return to the harbour for two hours but their boat kept capsizing.

# dublin-bay - Saturday 12 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Tarantino on Pulp Fiction Kerry Shtyle*
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Tarantino on Pulp Fiction Kerry Shtyle*

Jan 12th 2013, 7:56 PM 13,411 Views 4 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today. (*And no, that’s not a typo…)

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Marine conservation area may be setback to Dalkey oil bid
# Oil
# Oil

Marine conservation area may be setback to Dalkey oil bid

Dec 4th 2012, 10:40 AM 3,560 Views 29 Comments

Arts minister Jimmy Deenihan has designated some of Dublin’s coastline as a special area of conservation.

# dublin-bay - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Oil company granted licence for exploratory oil well in Dalkey
# Yee-haw!
# Yee-haw!

Oil company granted licence for exploratory oil well in Dalkey

Oct 4th 2012, 1:00 PM 8,710 Views 71 Comments

Providence Resources, which is drilling for oil at Barryroe off Cork, has been granted a licence for a single well.

# dublin-bay - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Mad Men-style Falling into Dublin Bay of the Day
# Spot The Difference
From The Daily Edge
# Spot The Difference

Mad Men-style Falling into Dublin Bay of the Day

Mar 27th 2012, 7:14 PM 8,036 Views 24 Comments

Looks like this guy had a slightly softer landing than Don Draper.