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#Swans

# swans - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Ireland international Michael Obafemi signs three-year deal at Swansea
# Swans
From The42
# Swans

Ireland international Michael Obafemi signs three-year deal at Swansea

Sep 1st 2021, 9:06 AM 9,373 Views 10 Comments

Obafemi leaves Southampton for Championship Swansea for an undisclosed fee.

# swans - Friday 10 November, 2017

Concern after 15 swans killed by power lines in Co Donegal
# Electrocution
# Electrocution

Concern after 15 swans killed by power lines in Co Donegal

Nov 10th 2017, 10:51 PM 13,353 Views 17 Comments

At least 15 of the migratory birds have died at power lines in Carrigans in the northern county in recent times.

# swans - Friday 26 May, 2017

Gardaí in Sligo had to direct traffic around two swans and their babies in Sligo yesterday
# Swanning Around
From The Daily Edge
# Swanning Around

Gardaí in Sligo had to direct traffic around two swans and their babies in Sligo yesterday

May 26th 2017, 7:36 AM 4,490 Views 0 Comments

Protect the babbies!

# swans - Thursday 4 May, 2017

This photo of a man grabbing a swan by the neck was taken in Phoenix Park yesterday
# Some Neck
# Some Neck

This photo of a man grabbing a swan by the neck was taken in Phoenix Park yesterday

May 4th 2017, 3:55 PM 101,715 Views 140 Comments

A spokesperson for Birdwatch Ireland said that “this behaviour is absolutely abhorrent”.

# swans - Friday 9 December, 2016

Two swans delayed trains by 30 minutes during Dublin rush hour
# Cygnet Fault
# Cygnet Fault

Two swans delayed trains by 30 minutes during Dublin rush hour

Dec 9th 2016, 7:30 AM 16,720 Views 25 Comments

Staff managed to clear the swans quickly but there were knock-on delays.

# swans - Monday 3 October, 2016

Ex-US boss Bob Bradley takes over Swansea City
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Ex-US boss Bob Bradley takes over Swansea City

Oct 3rd 2016, 12:27 PM 6,121 Views 8 Comments

The Welsh club wielded the axe on Franceso Guidolin today after much speculation.

# swans - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Gardaí rescue swans confused by Storm Imogen
# Neck Of Time
# Neck Of Time

Gardaí rescue swans confused by Storm Imogen

Feb 9th 2016, 12:23 PM 18,195 Views 20 Comments

The wet weather confused the swans making them land on wet roads instead of rivers.

# swans - Friday 1 May, 2015

This swan was saved by gardaí after a nasty run-in with Luas cables
# The Old Bill
# The Old Bill

This swan was saved by gardaí after a nasty run-in with Luas cables

May 1st 2015, 12:19 PM 11,989 Views 20 Comments

They’re now recovering in an animal shelter.

# swans - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

UCD swans break through ice to get to their special ramp
# The Mighty Swans
From The Daily Edge
# The Mighty Swans

UCD swans break through ice to get to their special ramp

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:07 AM 3,378 Views 0 Comments

The cold never bothered them anyway.

# swans - Monday 1 September, 2014

Beautiful video of Co Clare to mark Seamus Heaney's anniversary
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Beautiful video of Co Clare to mark Seamus Heaney's anniversary

Sep 1st 2014, 9:13 AM 3,994 Views 0 Comments

“And some time make the time to drive out west into County Clare…”

# swans - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Now swans are losing the run of themselves
# When Swans Attack
From The Daily Edge
# When Swans Attack

Now swans are losing the run of themselves

Jul 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 15,932 Views 17 Comments

Authorities in Edinburgh have been forced to ban boating on a pond after multiple swan attacks.

# swans - Monday 26 May, 2014

The post-election poster debacle has already begun
# Disgrace
From The Daily Edge
# Disgrace

The post-election poster debacle has already begun

May 26th 2014, 10:30 AM 3,043 Views 0 Comments

Fowl play on Bray Harbour.

# swans - Friday 23 May, 2014

The swans in Bray are also heading to the polls today
# Swanning Around
From The Daily Edge
# Swanning Around

The swans in Bray are also heading to the polls today

May 23rd 2014, 6:35 PM 10,123 Views 23 Comments

A local pub has set up ballot boxes on the beach after creating spoof swan election posters earlier this month.

# swans - Monday 12 May, 2014

Bray has some very unusual local election candidates
# Quackers
From The Daily Edge
# Quackers

Bray has some very unusual local election candidates

May 12th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,749 Views 1 Comment

There for you, whatever the feather.

# swans - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

These are the photos that made us smile in 2013
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

These are the photos that made us smile in 2013

Dec 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 45,705 Views 17 Comments

God knows we all needed a little cheering up occasionally in the past 12 months. Fortunately, there were sometimes camels on the beach…

# swans - Monday 16 September, 2013

As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League From The42
Live Sep 16th 2013, 7:01 PM

As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League

# swans - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

13 things you know for sure if you're from Galway
# West Is Best
From The Daily Edge
# West Is Best

13 things you know for sure if you're from Galway

Jul 31st 2013, 9:35 PM 93,591 Views 107 Comments

Never go near the swans at the Claddagh, for example.

# swans - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Investigation launched after 32 swans found dead in Donegal lake
# Dunfanaghy
# Dunfanaghy

Investigation launched after 32 swans found dead in Donegal lake

May 9th 2013, 6:46 PM 9,799 Views 25 Comments

The Department of Agriculture is carrying out tests in an attempt to determine the cause of death.

# swans - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Preview: United calling on Rooney and RVP to shoot down Swans
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Preview: United calling on Rooney and RVP to shoot down Swans

Dec 23rd 2012, 8:00 AM 559 Views 0 Comments

The strikers are beginning to click through the gears.

# swans - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Stick-Wielding Garda Bust of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

Stick-Wielding Garda Bust of the Day

Nov 6th 2012, 1:11 PM 23,790 Views 62 Comments

No comment.

# swans - Friday 10 February, 2012

The Bravest Ducks of The Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

The Bravest Ducks of The Day

Feb 10th 2012, 6:20 PM 4,794 Views 15 Comments

No comment.

# swans - Sunday 27 March, 2011

Blood poisoning to blame for death of Grand Canal swans
# Swans
# Swans

Blood poisoning to blame for death of Grand Canal swans

Mar 27th 2011, 1:47 PM 1,844 Views 0 Comments

The 18 mute swans that died in the Grand Canal in the last month all succumbed to septicaemia, official reports say.