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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# river barrow

Last year
Concerns over data submitted by Wexford power plant to EPA
Independent report alleges a ‘major issue’ with water quality monitoring near SSE’s Great Island Power Station.
Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy
A member of the public removed the man from the River Barrow and attempted to resuscitate him.
All time
Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare
Declan Reid had been missing since he and his son got into difficulty at Ardreigh Lock outside Athy on Sunday.
Search resumes along River Barrow for man missing after kayak accident
A child was rescued from the water and treated at the scene by paramedics on Sunday.
Ireland's longest bridge opens on Wexford-Kilkenny border
The Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge will cross the River Barrow between Wexford and Kilkenny.
Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow
Michael Lyons’ quick reaction could have made the difference between life and death for 18-month-old Max.
Body found in search for missing Paul Davey (21)
Searches for the 21-year-old have been taking place for the last three weeks, with volunteers from across the region taking part.
Body found in River Barrow believed to be that of missing Carlow woman
Bernie Motley has been missing since January.
Body found in Wexford identified as 66-year-old Stacia Purcell
The woman had been missing since 30 October.
Man questioned over Aoife Phelan murder released without charge
The man in his mid-20s was released overnight as searches continue for the missing Laois woman.
Searches continue throughout day for Aoife Phelan
The man arrested in connection with the investigation into her disappearance is still being questioned by gardaí.