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# howth - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'Lucky escape' for pair rescued from cliff at Howth

An adult and a teenager were rescued today at the Howth cliffs.

# howth - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'I don't believe they'll fix it by 2024': Irish Water inspects raw sewage spilling into Doldrum Bay

“They’ve failed to keep any of their promises to date,” one local said of the water utility.

# howth - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Coast Guard warns the public to be careful of rising tide while walking along the coast

The Howth Coast Guard station in Dublin responded to three callouts in relation to coastal walkers this week.

# howth - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Permission granted to demolish Howth hotel and build 177 apartments despite local opposition

The appeals board stated granting permission was justified given the Government’s policy to ramp up the delivery of new housing.

# howth - Monday 13 January, 2020

Coast Guard issues warning after reports of people putting themselves at risk during Storm Brendan

The Coast Guard said its units had talked to multiple people in the Clontarf and Howth areas today.

# howth - Friday 29 November, 2019

Gardaí launch sexual assault probe after woman claims she was attacked by taxi man

The alleged assault is said to have happened in the Sutton Cross area near Howth, in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# howth - Monday 25 November, 2019

Gardaí investigating after woman allegedly sexually assaulted in north Dublin on Saturday

The alleged incident took place in the Sutton Cross area near Howth.

# howth - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

'It benefits ourselves and the environment': Seabin that collects plastic waste is launched in Howth Harbour Howth This post contains videos

'It benefits ourselves and the environment': Seabin that collects plastic waste is launched in Howth Harbour

The initiative was started by local Rowan Byrne and saw a crowdfunding effort to make it happen.

This Cork man is pushing a buggy 225km from Galway to Howth in memory of his daughter

The man is doing the 225km walk in memory of his daughter.

# howth - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Fishing vessel detained off Dublin coast for alleged breach of fishing regulations

This is the seventh vessel detained by the Naval Service so far in 2019.

Ireland’s Eye sold to private investment group

The island was included in the recent sale of Howth Castle and demesne to Tetrarch Capital.

# howth - Monday 3 June, 2019

Witness appeal after woman killed following single-vehicle collision in Howth

The incident occurred at 3.20pm yesterday on Windgate Road, when the car collided with the pillar of a house.

# howth - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Boy (8) awarded €25,000 after falling and lacerating face outside Howth hotel

The boy scarred his forehead at The Deer Park Hotel more than five years ago.

# howth - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Man arrested after camper van fire on Howth pier

Another vehicle beside the camper van also caught fire.

# howth - Friday 30 November, 2018

Here's the average price of a home in Howth in 2018

The latest analysis from

Your guide to Howth: Desirable slice of the Northside with a lively village (and very discerning seagulls)

Plus perhaps the best Ulysses connection of all.

# howth - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Do not swim notice issued for Claremont Beach in Howth

Fingal County Council has issued a 72-hour do not swim notice due to suspected water contamination from birds.

# howth - Monday 9 July, 2018

Coast Guard rescues two swimmers who got into difficulty on Dublin beaches

The swimmers got into difficulty on Burrow Beach and Claremont Beach in Howth.

# howth - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Photos: Dublin Fire Brigade battles gorse fire near Howth Head as hot weather persists

Thunderstorms were forecast elsewhere but Dublin baked in sunshine as gorse fires rage.

# howth - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

One of Dublin's most sought-after development sites has hit the market for a cool €25 million

Project Pier, located just west of Howth marina, had been subject to a controversial High Court planning challenge last year.

# howth - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth

The Coast Guard commended the group for getting in contact.

# howth - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Five people rescued after boat broke down and started to take on water

The boat was swamped with water when the Coast Guard arrived.

Woman rescued after falling from cliffs at Howth Head

The Irish Coast Guard, gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue operation.

# howth - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Body of man (50s) recovered after car went into water at Howth harbour

An alarm was raised after the car entered the water at the fish dock in Howth yesterday evening.

# howth - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Major emergency operation underway after car went into water at Howth harbour

Emergency services were called earlier this evening.

# howth - Friday 12 January, 2018

Larry Mullen sues contractors over construction of beachfront Dublin home

The U2 drummer and his partner Ann Acheson launched the action in the High Court on Wednesday.

# howth - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Dublin man missing since Monday found safe and well

Cathal McGinley had been last seen at The Summit Inn.

# howth - Sunday 29 October, 2017

'This can delay the response to a genuine emergency': Alarm raised after red distress flare fired in Howth

A spokesperson for Howth Coast Guard said the flare was fired from a boat moored in the harbour.

# howth - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Body recovered in search for missing fisherman off Skerries

The man has been named locally as 28-year-old Jamie McAlister.

# howth - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Massive search off Howth coast after reports of person in trouble

Over 40 people were involved in the search effort.

# howth - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Firefighters tackle another weekend of massive gorse fires

Gorse fires continue to spread across the country, exacerbated by dry weather conditions.

# howth - Friday 14 April, 2017

Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth

One cyclist said he was particularly concerned about one poster – in spite of its cartoonish style.

# howth - Monday 30 January, 2017

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning Balbriggan This post contains videos

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning

The vessel ran aground off the coast at Balbriggan early this morning.

# howth - Monday 24 October, 2016

Jet skier rescued after riding out to island and getting stuck

Their craft sank during the incident yesterday.

# howth - Monday 8 August, 2016

15 people had to be rescued in multiple incidents at sea yesterday

Three separate marine rescues were carried out yesterday.

# howth - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Man taken to hospital after falling from cliff in Howth

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon.

# howth - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Man taken to hospital after getting into trouble on dive in Howth

The man is understood to be in stable condition.

# howth - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Firefighters in hours-long battle with gorse fire in Howth

The last crew left the scene at 8.30pm once the blaze was brought under control.

# howth - Friday 18 March, 2016

Body recovered after car goes into water at Howth harbour

The Coast Guard was alerted by a member of the public.

# howth - Sunday 24 January, 2016

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