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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Swans

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Ireland international Michael Obafemi signs three-year deal at Swansea
Obafemi leaves Southampton for Championship Swansea for an undisclosed fee.
Concern after 15 swans killed by power lines in Co Donegal
At least 15 of the migratory birds have died at power lines in Carrigans in the northern county in recent times.
Gardaí in Sligo had to direct traffic around two swans and their babies in Sligo yesterday
Protect the babbies!
This photo of a man grabbing a swan by the neck was taken in Phoenix Park yesterday
A spokesperson for Birdwatch Ireland said that “this behaviour is absolutely abhorrent”.
Two swans delayed trains by 30 minutes during Dublin rush hour
Staff managed to clear the swans quickly but there were knock-on delays.
Ex-US boss Bob Bradley takes over Swansea City
The Welsh club wielded the axe on Franceso Guidolin today after much speculation.
Gardaí rescue swans confused by Storm Imogen
The wet weather confused the swans making them land on wet roads instead of rivers.
This swan was saved by gardaí after a nasty run-in with Luas cables
They’re now recovering in an animal shelter.
UCD swans break through ice to get to their special ramp
The cold never bothered them anyway.
Beautiful video of Co Clare to mark Seamus Heaney's anniversary
“And some time make the time to drive out west into County Clare…”
Now swans are losing the run of themselves
Authorities in Edinburgh have been forced to ban boating on a pond after multiple swan attacks.
The post-election poster debacle has already begun
Fowl play on Bray Harbour.
The swans in Bray are also heading to the polls today
A local pub has set up ballot boxes on the beach after creating spoof swan election posters earlier this month.
Bray has some very unusual local election candidates
There for you, whatever the feather.
These are the photos that made us smile in 2013
God knows we all needed a little cheering up occasionally in the past 12 months. Fortunately, there were sometimes camels on the beach…
Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League
We went minute-by-minute as Liverpool sought to extend their 100% start to the season in Wales.
13 things you know for sure if you're from Galway
Never go near the swans at the Claddagh, for example.
Investigation launched after 32 swans found dead in Donegal lake
The Department of Agriculture is carrying out tests in an attempt to determine the cause of death.
Preview: United calling on Rooney and RVP to shoot down Swans
The strikers are beginning to click through the gears.
Stick-Wielding Garda Bust of the Day
No comment.
The Bravest Ducks of The Day
No comment.
Blood poisoning to blame for death of Grand Canal swans
The 18 mute swans that died in the Grand Canal in the last month all succumbed to septicaemia, official reports say.