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# river-barrow - This year 2022

Concerns over data submitted by Wexford power plant to EPA
# Investigation
# Investigation

Concerns over data submitted by Wexford power plant to EPA

Aug 15th 2022, 9:01 PM 25,976 Views 6 Comments

Independent report alleges a ‘major issue’ with water quality monitoring near SSE’s Great Island Power Station.

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy
# River Barrow
# River Barrow

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy

Aug 11th 2022, 12:26 PM 22,496 Views 1 Comment

A member of the public removed the man from the River Barrow and attempted to resuscitate him.

# river-barrow - Last year 2021

Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare

Mar 6th 2021, 6:09 PM 48,580 Views 17 Comments

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
# Ardreigh Lock
# Ardreigh Lock

Search resumes along River Barrow for man missing after kayak accident

Updated Mar 2nd 2021, 3:12 PM 23,377 Views 7 Comments

A child was rescued from the water and treated at the scene by paramedics on Sunday.

# river-barrow - All time

Ireland's longest bridge opens on Wexford-Kilkenny border
# Get Over It
# Get Over It

Ireland's longest bridge opens on Wexford-Kilkenny border

Updated Jan 29th 2020, 9:14 PM 106,926 Views 108 Comments

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
# Heroism
# Heroism

Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow

Jan 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 21,040 Views 8 Comments

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)
# River Barrow
# River Barrow

Body found in search for missing Paul Davey (21)

Dec 1st 2014, 9:37 PM 27,299 Views 0 Comments

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
# Body Recovered
# Body Recovered

Body found in River Barrow believed to be that of missing Carlow woman

Mar 10th 2014, 12:00 PM 26,004 Views 3 Comments

Bernie Motley has been missing since January.

Body found in Wexford identified as 66-year-old Stacia Purcell
# Wexford
# Wexford

Body found in Wexford identified as 66-year-old Stacia Purcell

Nov 8th 2013, 4:45 PM 21,252 Views 15 Comments

The woman had been missing since 30 October.

Man questioned over Aoife Phelan murder released without charge
# Aoife Phelan
# Aoife Phelan

Man questioned over Aoife Phelan murder released without charge

Nov 7th 2012, 7:51 AM 6,156 Views 10 Comments

The man in his mid-20s was released overnight as searches continue for the missing Laois woman.

Searches continue throughout day for Aoife Phelan
# Aoife Phelan
# Aoife Phelan

Searches continue throughout day for Aoife Phelan

Nov 6th 2012, 6:49 PM 8,604 Views 9 Comments

The man arrested in connection with the investigation into her disappearance is still being questioned by gardaí.