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# liffey - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Plans for €15 million floating pool on River Liffey near white-water rafting facility in Dublin city centre

It stems from interest by councillors and the public when the controversial white-water rafting facility was announced.

# liffey - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Two men get two-month jail sentence for drunkenly sailing yacht up the Liffey

The court heard gardaí brought out on the water to help deal with the situation were told to “f*** off”.

# liffey - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Whale that washed up on Dublin beach 'almost definitely the same whale that died in Dublin Port'

It was originally thought to be a minke whale but was later confirmed to be a fin whale.

# liffey - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Gardaí allegedly told to 'F*** off' by drunk men sailing in middle of Dublin Port shipping lane

The court heard that a 4,000 tonne cruise liner was delayed as a result of the men’s actions.

# liffey - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend Poolbeg This post contains videos

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend

The fault occured at the Ringsend wastewater treatment plant.

# liffey - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Swimmers take part in the 99th Dublin City Liffey Swim

The first race took place in 1920.

# liffey - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Two men in court charged with stealing a boat and sailing up the Liffey while drunk

The two Crumlin men have been ordered to stay away from Dublin 4.

One arrest after pleasure boat 'driven erratically' near ferry at Dublin Port

Gardaí and RNLI units attended the scene this morning.

# liffey - Sunday 7 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat Cat Melodeon

These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat

Dozens of onlookers cheered as the cat was winched to safety.

# liffey - Friday 7 April, 2017

Three people rescued from River Liffey last night

They are all in hospital.

# liffey - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Dublin firefighters have rescued a cat from the Liffey

The “feisty feline” has been passed over to the care of DSCPA.

# liffey - Thursday 19 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous Build A Bridge

10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous

You’d never guess she was 200 years old.

# liffey - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Young teenage boy drowns in Liffey accident

It is believed that the boy entered the Liffey before getting into difficulty.

# liffey - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Two arrested after suspected burglars crash two cars into Liffey

No serious injuries have been reported as a result of the incident.

# liffey - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's the story behind this gorgeous photo of a couple kissing in the Liffey Smooch

# liffey - Monday 19 October, 2015

Tales of people 'having sex on the boardwalk' at odds with glossy new tourism video

The tourists were said to be “stunned” by the scene they encountered close to O’Connell Bridge.

# liffey - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Two people rescued from River Liffey

One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.

# liffey - Monday 24 August, 2015

Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge

A tractor struck the bridge recently causing the damage and because it is a protected structure it could be months before it is repaired.

# liffey - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

The death of an Irishman in Tanzania, a crashed plane in Indonesia and the CAO points system had people talking.

# liffey - Friday 1 May, 2015

This swan was saved by gardaí after a nasty run-in with Luas cables

They’re now recovering in an animal shelter.

# liffey - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 eerie photos of the fog in Dublin this morning Foggy Dew

11 eerie photos of the fog in Dublin this morning

It was like a scene from a horror movie but, you know, beautiful.

# liffey - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Liffey Valley is getting a Penneys

Massive expansion of the Liffey Valley shopping centre to bring 450 jobs “as quickly as possible”

# liffey - Monday 22 December, 2014

Video: Dramatic rescue of man from Liffey in centre of Dublin city

He was taken aboard a Dublin Fire Brigade rescue boat after entering the water at around 2pm.

# liffey - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# liffey - Friday 8 August, 2014

Touching comic tells story of homeless man who saved rabbit from Liffey

John Byrne jumped in after his pet rabbit Barney in 2012 after another man threw the animal into the water.

# liffey - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Strangers donate money online for US man robbed during Liffey rescue American Hero

Strangers donate money online for US man robbed during Liffey rescue

Karma strikes again.

# liffey - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Against the tide: Liffey-side industries battle on

Small businesses are flourishing along the capital’s main waterway, but face a host of challenges.

# liffey - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

You can walk or cycle over the Rosie Hackett Bridge from tomorrow

You can also drive over it if you’re a bus or taxi driver. Or a regular motorist who enjoys penalty points and prison time.

# liffey - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Dublin councillors vote for East Link toll to stay in place

The charge could have been lifted from the end of next year, when the bridge transfers back into the council’s ownership.

# liffey - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Scramble to save heritage ship after Minister grants stay-of-execution

The Naomh Éanna — a 1950s CIÉ ferry — was due to be scrapped within days. It’s hoped the vessel can be restored and turned into a tourist attraction.

# liffey - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Celtic Tiger-era Liffey bridge can’t open due to “lack of funding”

The Seán O’Casey Bridge was completed in 2005. It’s designed to open to shipping, but the authority that manages it says that’s not possible at the moment.

# liffey - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Pictures: Problems with Sam Beckett bridge lead to spectacular recreation of 'rainbow' ad

A tugboat with powerful hoses was brought in to cool the bridge’s cables so it could close properly…

# liffey - Monday 16 September, 2013

Watch: This video will make you wish FlightFest happened every weekend

Dylan Murphy put together this footage of the airshow yesterday, which saw dozens of planes fly low over Dublin.

# liffey - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month FlightFest This post contains images

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month

FlightFest will see a selection of aircraft, from flying boats to massive cargo planes, fly over the River Liffey next month.

# liffey - Sunday 21 July, 2013

New world record as 1,693 form longest Riverdance line

The previous record of 652 people dancing in a continuous line was held by Nashville, Tennessee.

# liffey - Monday 15 July, 2013

Blind man walks 140km from Longford to Dublin to help wheelchair users

Rahim Nazarali has only five per cent eyesight but walked along the Royal Canal to raise money for the Irish Wheelchair Association.

# liffey - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Meet the hackers' group tackling the Ha'penny Bridge's 'love' problem...

Ever walked across the Ha’penny Bridge and wondered where all those graffitied locks keep coming from – or who keeps taking them down?

# liffey - Thursday 6 June, 2013

VIDEO: People jump off restaurant rooftop into Liffey Don't Try This At Home This post contains videos

VIDEO: People jump off restaurant rooftop into Liffey

This is seriously dangerous…

# liffey - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Ever wondered where medieval Dubliners went for a pint?

A bloody massacre at a picnic in Ranelagh, mass graves of Black Death victims in Dublin 8: this and more in our illustrated guide of Viking and medieval Dublin.

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