# E.coli

Last year
Swimming restrictions hit over half of all Irish bathing waters this summer
Sea swimming has never been more popular but risks of pollution are also rising.
Noteworthy analysed over 1,600 restrictions from the last decade and they almost tripled over that time
Restrictions include swimming bans and warnings of pollution risk
Expert: “More needs to be done to keep the water in our rivers, lakes and beaches clean”
All time
Health probe underway into increase in E. Coli cases in Mid-West HSE area
Temporary swim ban enacted for Dollymount and Sandymount Strands
One in twenty private water supplies were contaminated with E. coli in 2020, EPA says
People urged not to swim at Dublin beach due to E. coli bacteria
E. coli outbreak identified at setting in Mid-West region
Swimming ban lifted at Wexford beaches after E.Coli levels recede
E coli found in 51 private water supplies that serve schools, hotels and pubs
FSAI recalls batch of raw goats milk over E Coli contamination concerns
Public warned to take extra care with food after 96 cases of E.coli infection in ten days
Swimming stopped at Clare beach due to high levels of E coli in the water
Almost 10,000 Irish Water customers issued boil notice after E.Coli detection
Swimming ban enforced on Dublin beaches as high levels of E Coli found
Community thanked for patience as 'temporary' boil water notice is lifted after seven years
Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese
Irish discovery could help stop superbugs like MRSA
Some Irish areas have been on boiled water notice for over six years
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Deadly bacteria normally found in toilets was discovered in the microwave of these students
Defence Forces test water supply amid claims Irish troops are at risk of E Coli
Beach-goers warned about getting in the water at four Cork beaches
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Swim ban at Cork beach due to high levels of E. Coli
Cork crèche closes after toddler found with a ‘probable’ case of E. coli
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At least 49 cases of E.coli after outbreak at Belfast restaurant
Balbriggan beach reopens and is deemed safe for swimming
Swimming ban at Cork beaches to remain in place until Thursday
Further tests due on waters from Cork E.coli beaches
Possible contamination leads to water restrictions in Tipperary
Dublin water restrictions still in place to 'protect public health'
Dublin water disruption: Tests show 'improvement' in supply
Clare beaches re-opened after e-coli scare
The Evening Fix: Friday
E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts
Dirty dishcloths: E.coli found on more than a quarter of household cloths
Bottled water 'safer' - but industry still needs improvement
Irish cheese tests positive for E.coli in South Africa