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# rising-waters - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater
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# Shannon

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater

Feb 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 23,463 Views 0 Comments

Increased rainfall coupled with increased discharges from the Weir has left residents along the Shannon catchment “concerned”.

# rising-waters - Monday 28 December, 2015

Hundreds of troops deployed as UK hit by 'unprecedented' flooding
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# Rising Waters

Hundreds of troops deployed as UK hit by 'unprecedented' flooding

Dec 28th 2015, 8:25 AM 18,912 Views 29 Comments

Another thousand are on standby as further bad weather is expected.

# rising-waters - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Athlone residents battle floods as raw sewage erupts onto streets
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# Rising Waters

Athlone residents battle floods as raw sewage erupts onto streets

Dec 10th 2015, 3:55 PM 29,751 Views 61 Comments

Locals residents have been working non-stop to prepare for more flooding

# rising-waters - Friday 14 November, 2014

Rescuers mount daring mission to save horses from rising river
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# Good Finish

Rescuers mount daring mission to save horses from rising river

Nov 14th 2014, 10:56 PM 37,165 Views 43 Comments

Teams took two two dinghies out on the river near Enniscorthy this evening to steer the animals back to dry land.

# rising-waters - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Lourdes evacuated as French flash floods claim first victim
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# Rising Waters

Lourdes evacuated as French flash floods claim first victim

Jun 19th 2013, 3:13 PM 13,624 Views 72 Comments

The pilgrimage site has been closed and some 2,000 people evacuated from the region.