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# waterways-ireland - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Heritage Minister confirms Waterways Ireland will not remove barge homes from canal
# Grand Canal
# Grand Canal

Heritage Minister confirms Waterways Ireland will not remove barge homes from canal

Jul 9th 2020, 4:15 PM 18,056 Views 25 Comments

Six boat owners had been served eviction notices and told their homes would be removed by crane if they did not move them.

# waterways-ireland - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

No checks made to inside of tent where man was seriously injured during 'hazard removal'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

No checks made to inside of tent where man was seriously injured during 'hazard removal'

Jan 15th 2020, 4:09 PM 54,608 Views 79 Comments

The man was sleeping in his tent when it was being removed in an attempt to tidy the canal walk way.

# waterways-ireland - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Temporary dam to be built after Grand Canal partially drains following collapsed sewer
# Grand Canal
# Grand Canal

Temporary dam to be built after Grand Canal partially drains following collapsed sewer

Jul 24th 2019, 9:17 PM 29,466 Views 32 Comments

There has been no impact on local homes and businesses.

# waterways-ireland - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Dublin's docklands are getting a new 'brand' to lure tourists
# Tourism
# Tourism

Dublin's docklands are getting a new 'brand' to lure tourists

Dec 10th 2017, 9:45 AM 28,367 Views 31 Comments

But businesses are worried they’re being left out of the plans.

# waterways-ireland - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Dublin's docklands are getting a new 'brand' to lure tourists
# Waterways Ireland
# Waterways Ireland

Dublin's docklands are getting a new 'brand' to lure tourists

Dec 7th 2017, 2:38 PM 1,584 Views 1 Comment

But businesses are worried they’re being left out of the plans.

# waterways-ireland - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim

Nov 28th 2017, 7:34 AM 23,860 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.

# waterways-ireland - Thursday 21 September, 2017

A campaign by Dublin food retailers to close a weekly market on Grand Canal has failed
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

A campaign by Dublin food retailers to close a weekly market on Grand Canal has failed

Sep 21st 2017, 4:29 PM 912 Views 1 Comment

Donnybrook Fair and Freshii have made several objections about food markets in the area this year.

# waterways-ireland - Friday 17 July, 2015

Revealed: How the 'Grand Anal C**ks' pranksters changed Dublin's iconic sign
# Grand So
From The Daily Edge
# Grand So

Revealed: How the 'Grand Anal C**ks' pranksters changed Dublin's iconic sign

Jul 17th 2015, 4:42 PM 8,662 Views 5 Comments

It was a clever optical illusion.

# waterways-ireland - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Groups outraged at exclusion from 'relevant stakeholders' meeting on ship destruction
# Historic Ship
# Historic Ship

Groups outraged at exclusion from 'relevant stakeholders' meeting on ship destruction

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 14,138 Views 28 Comments

“They said they’d call a meeting of the interested parties, but then only invited people who were interested in chopping it up.”

# waterways-ireland - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Location, location, location: Houseboat moorings costs between €1,250 to €3,500
# I'm On A Boat
# I'm On A Boat

Location, location, location: Houseboat moorings costs between €1,250 to €3,500

Feb 5th 2014, 7:15 AM 37,927 Views 25 Comments

Yearly mooring charges are set to change as living on a houseboat becomes popular, but some midlands politicians aren’t happy.

# waterways-ireland - 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 1,821 Views 0 Comments

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