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# storm-frank - Friday 8 January, 2016

Insurance Ireland say that building flood defences is the government's problem, not theirs
# Flooding
# Flooding

Insurance Ireland say that building flood defences is the government's problem, not theirs

Jan 8th 2016, 9:07 AM 10,766 Views 57 Comments

The body representing the insurance industry in Ireland has rejected suggestions that insurers are not doing enough to help protect those affected by flooding.

# storm-frank - Saturday 2 January, 2016

PICTURES: Irish towns continue to battle against floods
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

PICTURES: Irish towns continue to battle against floods

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:04 PM 33,075 Views 27 Comments

Houses and businesses have been destroyed in towns across the country.

# storm-frank - Friday 1 January, 2016

Bad weather puts 10,000 Irish Water customers on boil water notice
# Co Cork
# Co Cork

Bad weather puts 10,000 Irish Water customers on boil water notice

Jan 1st 2016, 8:08 PM 23,097 Views 146 Comments

Households will have to boil water being used for drinking, food preparation, brushing of teeth and making of ice.

Army deployed around the country to help tackle flooding
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

Army deployed around the country to help tackle flooding

Jan 1st 2016, 7:38 PM 23,424 Views 33 Comments

The Defence Forces will be help by providing sandbags and transportation.

Teen saved from River Shannon after heavy flooding
# Rescue
# Rescue

Teen saved from River Shannon after heavy flooding

Jan 1st 2016, 5:30 PM 23,117 Views 11 Comments

The incident happened on a section of the river below the Parteen Weir hydro dam.

Enda holds emergency meeting as new rainfall warning issued for eight counties
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

Enda holds emergency meeting as new rainfall warning issued for eight counties

Jan 1st 2016, 2:25 PM 33,385 Views 93 Comments

The government has praised the resilience of people dealing with flooding around the country.

# storm-frank - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Pictures: the moment Joan Burton fell out of a boat in Kilkenny floods
# Joan Rivers
# Joan Rivers

Pictures: the moment Joan Burton fell out of a boat in Kilkenny floods

Dec 31st 2015, 9:08 PM 137,556 Views 329 Comments

She’s ok.

Where is Enda? The Taoiseach has made an appearance
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

Where is Enda? The Taoiseach has made an appearance

Dec 31st 2015, 9:07 PM 54,196 Views 140 Comments

After facing criticism over his low-profile, he’s now out and about in Athlone.

This unreal drone footage of Enniscorthy shows the extent of flooding
# Underwater
From The Daily Edge
# Underwater

This unreal drone footage of Enniscorthy shows the extent of flooding

Dec 31st 2015, 7:00 PM 10,146 Views 4 Comments

The River Slaney has burst its banks.

River levels are being watched closely as towns begin flood clean-ups
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

River levels are being watched closely as towns begin flood clean-ups

Dec 31st 2015, 4:45 PM 51,246 Views 23 Comments

Several roads are impassable due to flooding, and many homes without power.

The apartment which lost its roof to Storm Frank was built by Priory Hall's Tom McFeely
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

The apartment which lost its roof to Storm Frank was built by Priory Hall's Tom McFeely

Dec 31st 2015, 2:14 PM 30,665 Views 60 Comments

Nobody was hurt in the incident.

While Storm Frank flooded Ireland, it raised North Pole temperatures above freezing
# Weather Bomb
# Weather Bomb

While Storm Frank flooded Ireland, it raised North Pole temperatures above freezing

Dec 31st 2015, 1:02 PM 23,043 Views 88 Comments

It was 20 degrees Celsius above the mid-winter norm.

# storm-frank - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Yellow weather warning remains in place as 4,600 homes still without power
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

Yellow weather warning remains in place as 4,600 homes still without power

Dec 30th 2015, 10:35 PM 153,149 Views 111 Comments

Storm Frank also caused havoc in Northern Ireland, Northern England and Scotland.

This luxury Cork hotel made a wonderful gesture to locals affected by flooding
# Good Will
# Good Will

This luxury Cork hotel made a wonderful gesture to locals affected by flooding

Dec 30th 2015, 9:23 PM 44,047 Views 24 Comments

What an offer.

This luxury Cork hotel made a wonderful gesture to locals affected by flooding
# Good Will
From The Daily Edge
# Good Will

This luxury Cork hotel made a wonderful gesture to locals affected by flooding

Dec 30th 2015, 9:11 PM 6,808 Views 2 Comments

What an offer.

This scary photo sums up how bad the floods are
# Under Water
# Under Water

This scary photo sums up how bad the floods are

Dec 30th 2015, 5:41 PM 49,167 Views 22 Comments

Thousands of homes and businesses are without electricity.

Enda is visiting flood-hit areas, but not 'doing the Bertie Ahern'
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

Enda is visiting flood-hit areas, but not 'doing the Bertie Ahern'

Dec 30th 2015, 3:23 PM 17,157 Views 114 Comments

Members of the opposition have strongly criticised the government over their response to the widespread damage.

Storm Frank causes severe flooding in the UK and more is on the way
# Weather
# Weather

Storm Frank causes severe flooding in the UK and more is on the way

Dec 30th 2015, 12:35 PM 28,370 Views 40 Comments

Storm Frank has also been battering parts of the UK overnight.

A Kilkenny chef and his umbrella delivered the best live reports from Storm Frank last night
# Unnecessary Journeys
From The Daily Edge
# Unnecessary Journeys

A Kilkenny chef and his umbrella delivered the best live reports from Storm Frank last night

Dec 30th 2015, 10:50 AM 6,688 Views 0 Comments

Step aside, Teresa Mannion.

Photo: Two Cork lads sip pints as Storm Frank floods the pub around them
# Dark And Stormy
From The Daily Edge
# Dark And Stormy

Photo: Two Cork lads sip pints as Storm Frank floods the pub around them

Dec 30th 2015, 9:53 AM 16,914 Views 2 Comments

The heroes Ireland needs.

# storm-frank - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception
# Heroes
# Heroes

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception

Dec 29th 2015, 9:05 PM 39,415 Views 14 Comments

Storm Frank has brought out the best in everyone.

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception
# Heroes
From The Daily Edge
# Heroes

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception

Dec 29th 2015, 7:07 PM 7,474 Views 0 Comments

Storm Frank has brought out the best in everyone.

Every Single Winter Storm Name of 2015, Rated
# What's In A Name
From The Daily Edge
# What's In A Name

Every Single Winter Storm Name of 2015, Rated

Dec 29th 2015, 11:47 AM 5,450 Views 1 Comment

Storm Desmond, Storm Eva, Storm Frank, Storm Gertrude — we’ve rated ‘em all.

These chancers in Tipp didn't let the floods stop them from having the craic
# Skills
From The Daily Edge
# Skills

These chancers in Tipp didn't let the floods stop them from having the craic

Dec 29th 2015, 9:02 AM 8,415 Views 0 Comments

You go girl.

# storm-frank - Monday 28 December, 2015

15 tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Frank
# Gas Tickets
From The Daily Edge
# Gas Tickets

15 tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Frank

Dec 28th 2015, 9:50 PM 10,761 Views 1 Comment

Stay safe out there, everyone. And keep up the jokes.

TD calls for bogs to be flooded to 'save communities'
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

TD calls for bogs to be flooded to 'save communities'

Dec 28th 2015, 8:12 PM 29,660 Views 63 Comments

Bord na Móna has said the plan wouldn’t work.