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# hosepipe-ban - This year 2022

West Cork hosepipe ban comes into effect for four weeks
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

West Cork hosepipe ban comes into effect for four weeks

Aug 30th 2022, 6:00 AM 10,166 Views 5 Comments

Since midnight, people are not allowed to use their water supply for garden hoses or other non-essential uses

Hosepipe ban to come into effect in West Cork from midnight
# Conservation
# Conservation

Hosepipe ban to come into effect in West Cork from midnight

Aug 29th 2022, 8:35 AM 24,553 Views 14 Comments

Under the ban, people are not allowed to use their water supply for garden hoses or other non-essential uses.

# hosepipe-ban - All time

Irish Water to lift hosepipe ban at 5pm this evening following recent heavy rainfall
# Hosepipe Ban
# Hosepipe Ban

Irish Water to lift hosepipe ban at 5pm this evening following recent heavy rainfall

Jul 8th 2020, 3:42 PM 16,062 Views 58 Comments

The ban was expected to remain in place until 21 July.

Irish Water reviewing hosepipe ban after recent heavy rainfall
# Water Conservation
# Water Conservation

Irish Water reviewing hosepipe ban after recent heavy rainfall

Jul 3rd 2020, 1:11 PM 20,298 Views 55 Comments

The ban was due to remain in place until 21 July.

Poll: Have you reduced the amount of water you use on a daily basis?
# Hosepipe Ban
# Hosepipe Ban

Poll: Have you reduced the amount of water you use on a daily basis?

Jun 20th 2020, 11:12 AM 30,401 Views 64 Comments

A hosepipe ban is in place for the coming weeks.

Hosepipe ban to remain in place despite recent bouts of rainfall, says Irish Water
# Rainy Days
# Rainy Days

Hosepipe ban to remain in place despite recent bouts of rainfall, says Irish Water

Jun 20th 2020, 7:15 AM 20,471 Views 50 Comments

The number of drinking water schemes in drought has risen since the ban was put in place.

The hosepipe ban kicks in from today - here's what it means
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

The hosepipe ban kicks in from today - here's what it means

Jun 9th 2020, 6:30 AM 40,111 Views 80 Comments

The Greater Dublin Area, Westmeath, Sligo and Tipperary experienced their driest spring on record this year.

National hosepipe ban to kick in tomorrow and last until 21 July
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

National hosepipe ban to kick in tomorrow and last until 21 July

Updated Jun 8th 2020, 9:11 AM 59,207 Views 199 Comments

The managing director of Irish Water said it is time to “get serious” about this issue.

Hosepipe ban 'increasingly likely' due to prolonged period of dry weather
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Hosepipe ban 'increasingly likely' due to prolonged period of dry weather

Jun 1st 2020, 7:47 PM 34,227 Views 86 Comments

There have been 37 dry periods between 18 March and 20 May.

Irish Water extends hosepipe ban for 16 counties until the end of September
# Conservation
# Conservation

Irish Water extends hosepipe ban for 16 counties until the end of September

Aug 28th 2018, 1:26 PM 27,149 Views 134 Comments

The Greater Dublin area could face “historic low levels” of water going into winter, the company warned.

During the drought, some areas were losing half of their water supply because of leaks
# Hosepipe Ban
# Hosepipe Ban

During the drought, some areas were losing half of their water supply because of leaks

Aug 18th 2018, 12:05 AM 18,448 Views 95 Comments

While the country faced water restrictions, 50% of water was leaking in some Irish Water schemes.

Will Irish Water extend the hosepipe ban? With more dry weather forecast, we won't know until next week
# Dry Spell
# Dry Spell

Will Irish Water extend the hosepipe ban? With more dry weather forecast, we won't know until next week

Jul 25th 2018, 10:27 AM 17,861 Views 96 Comments

The ban was originally expected to last until 31 July.

Water pressure may be reduced next week as risk of shortage extends into September
# Hosepipe Ban
# Hosepipe Ban

Water pressure may be reduced next week as risk of shortage extends into September

Jul 11th 2018, 9:16 PM 13,734 Views 97 Comments

Minister Eoghan Murphy said the current level of rain “is nowhere near what we need”.

Irish Water has received 40 reports of people disobeying the hosepipe ban
# Drought
# Drought

Irish Water has received 40 reports of people disobeying the hosepipe ban

Jul 6th 2018, 10:50 PM 47,789 Views 143 Comments

Some 81 water schemes are at risk of drought and water restrictions are in place in a further 27 locations.

Another hot weekend in store as nationwide hosepipe ban kicks in
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot

Another hot weekend in store as nationwide hosepipe ban kicks in

Jul 6th 2018, 7:26 AM 16,646 Views 35 Comments

Irish Water has urged people to help conserve water over the next month.

Lidl apologises to disappointed customers after swimming pools sell out across Ireland
# Big Splash
# Big Splash

Lidl apologises to disappointed customers after swimming pools sell out across Ireland

Jul 5th 2018, 2:13 PM 70,275 Views 140 Comments

It took just two hours.

Hosepipe ban: There has been fewer than 10 reports of water misuse
# Summer Of Discontent
# Summer Of Discontent

Hosepipe ban: There has been fewer than 10 reports of water misuse

Jul 3rd 2018, 9:34 PM 25,607 Views 67 Comments

Those found in breach of the hosepipe ban could face a fine of €125.

'Minimum amount of water' used in 'essential' cleaning of Pope's Cross - OPW
# Holy Water
# Holy Water

'Minimum amount of water' used in 'essential' cleaning of Pope's Cross - OPW

Jul 3rd 2018, 1:59 PM 26,048 Views 89 Comments

Dublin is under a hosepipe ban.

Open Thread: Dublin's lord mayor says his car won't be washed... how are you conserving water?
# Doing Your Bit
# Doing Your Bit

Open Thread: Dublin's lord mayor says his car won't be washed... how are you conserving water?

Jul 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 11,443 Views 96 Comments

Irish Water has issued a number of appeals for people to conserve water during the drought.

Poll: Would you report your neighbour for breaking the hosepipe ban?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you report your neighbour for breaking the hosepipe ban?

Jul 2nd 2018, 9:06 AM 59,194 Views 144 Comments

A hosepipe ban is now in operation in the Greater Dublin Area.

Dublin hosepipe ban in operation and bans in other areas to be announced
# Conserve
# Conserve

Dublin hosepipe ban in operation and bans in other areas to be announced

Updated Jul 2nd 2018, 8:45 AM 21,987 Views 68 Comments

Anyone found in breach of the ban could potentially face a fine of €125.

Irish Water has imposed a hosepipe ban in Greater Dublin Area from Monday
# Hot Weather
# Hot Weather

Irish Water has imposed a hosepipe ban in Greater Dublin Area from Monday

Jun 29th 2018, 4:31 PM 72,066 Views 209 Comments

Section 56 (16) of the Water Services Act 2007 allows for an effective ‘hosepipe ban’.

Irish Water set to announce specific bans on water use
# Conservation
# Conservation

Irish Water set to announce specific bans on water use

Updated Jun 29th 2018, 2:18 PM 32,926 Views 126 Comments

In a statement, the company said the announcements would be made “shortly”.

Water levels to be dropped in Dublin as temperatures soar
# Save Water
# Save Water

Water levels to be dropped in Dublin as temperatures soar

Updated Jun 28th 2018, 4:00 PM 35,757 Views 186 Comments

Irish Water has asked the public to conserve water where possible during the hot weather.

Hosepipe ban put in place in South Tipperary
# Water
# Water

Hosepipe ban put in place in South Tipperary

Jul 16th 2013, 6:37 PM 10,758 Views 47 Comments

The ban will be in place until 13 August.