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Planning a trip to Dollymount Strand? You're not allowed to swim there today
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# No Bathing

Planning a trip to Dollymount Strand? You're not allowed to swim there today

Aug 27th 2015, 9:43 AM 19,159 Views 28 Comments

Dublin City Council has issued a bathing ban until its water tests are back tomorrow.

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack
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Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Aug 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 24,683 Views 8 Comments

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

'Very curious': Shark washes up on Cork beach
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'Very curious': Shark washes up on Cork beach

Jul 21st 2015, 8:33 AM 38,109 Views 60 Comments

Check out the photos.

Two youths stranded on rocks airlifted to hospital
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Two youths stranded on rocks airlifted to hospital

Jul 18th 2015, 6:39 PM 20,703 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at around 4pm this afternoon on Nun’s Beach in Co Kerry.

A man took things to the next level with this intricate beach proposal
# The Effort
# The Effort

A man took things to the next level with this intricate beach proposal

Jul 18th 2015, 12:22 PM 5,042 Views 0 Comments

Perhaps the most artsy proposal of all time.

If you think our seagulls are bad, you haven't seen what's going on in Australia
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# Take A Break

If you think our seagulls are bad, you haven't seen what's going on in Australia

Jul 6th 2015, 11:00 AM 24,906 Views 31 Comments

Be careful out there during seagull breeding season.

Sixth shark attack in two weeks leaves teen in critical condition
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# East Coast

Sixth shark attack in two weeks leaves teen in critical condition

Jun 29th 2015, 9:15 PM 35,787 Views 22 Comments

The teen suffered injuries to his right calf, buttocks and both hands while swimming with friends on Saturday.

Minister confirms two more Irish citizens died in Tunisia attack
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# Tunisia

Minister confirms two more Irish citizens died in Tunisia attack

Jun 29th 2015, 6:00 AM 127,529 Views 141 Comments

Formal identification of the bodies is pending.

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack
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# Tunisia

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack

Jun 27th 2015, 2:00 PM 57,864 Views 180 Comments

In a statement, the terrorist group said it had targeted ‘dens of fornication, vice and apostasy’.

Ah lads, that isn't how you throw a frisbee

Ah lads, that isn't how you throw a frisbee

Jun 15th 2015, 7:01 PM 4,386 Views 2 Comments

You just… No, not like that… Oh, never mind.

'Nightmarish' scene as two teens lose limbs in nearby shark attacks
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# East Coast

'Nightmarish' scene as two teens lose limbs in nearby shark attacks

Jun 15th 2015, 2:20 PM 49,964 Views 34 Comments

The attacks happened in the same North Carolina town.

Get jealous - a heatwave in Spain and Portugal just reached 43 degrees
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# Well For Some

Get jealous - a heatwave in Spain and Portugal just reached 43 degrees

May 15th 2015, 10:19 PM 38,358 Views 52 Comments

www.google.com > “cheap flights ireland spain please help”

Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea
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# Earthquake

Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea

Mar 30th 2015, 8:32 AM 8,836 Views 0 Comments

The quake occurred 55 kilometres from the nearest city of Kokopo on New Britain island.

"We're trying to keep the rest alive": 100 whales die on New Zealand beach
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# Time Running Out

"We're trying to keep the rest alive": 100 whales die on New Zealand beach

Feb 14th 2015, 12:40 PM 12,134 Views 15 Comments

There are fears that another 90 whales will suffer the same fate.

Stephen Davitt missing from Meath since Saturday
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# Appeal

Stephen Davitt missing from Meath since Saturday

Jan 28th 2015, 9:29 AM 18,648 Views 3 Comments

The 47-year-old’s car was found on a beach.

UCF were so traumatised by Irish weather that they're building a beach in their stadium
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# Perk

UCF were so traumatised by Irish weather that they're building a beach in their stadium

Jan 27th 2015, 6:30 AM 8,333 Views 1 Comment

Playing in Croke Park was an eye-opener for the Floridians.

15 sun-drenched tropical paradises where January doesn't even exist*
# Lazing
# Lazing

15 sun-drenched tropical paradises where January doesn't even exist*

Jan 4th 2015, 6:00 PM 32,915 Views 29 Comments

*Figuratively speaking.

RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder"
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# Loaded Term

RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder"

Dec 18th 2014, 6:30 AM 16,209 Views 125 Comments

Someone complained to the BAI that use of the term was unfair.

A turtle that washed up on a beach in Clare is being flown to Gran Canaria
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# Leona

A turtle that washed up on a beach in Clare is being flown to Gran Canaria

Dec 2nd 2014, 2:15 PM 23,594 Views 45 Comments

It took a year to nurse Leona back to health.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
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# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Dec 1st 2014, 12:56 PM 9,614 Views 4 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Police urge mother of dead baby on beach to come forward
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# Sydney

Police urge mother of dead baby on beach to come forward

Dec 1st 2014, 7:04 AM 15,212 Views 11 Comments

The gruesome discovery was made by two boys aged six and seven.

In pics: Tourists and residents try to save massive stranded whale on Nicaragua beach
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In pics: Tourists and residents try to save massive stranded whale on Nicaragua beach

Nov 15th 2014, 2:46 PM 12,621 Views 18 Comments

Unfortunately they were unsuccessful and had to give up as the sun went down.

Man killed by shark on popular Australia beach
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# Byron Bay

Man killed by shark on popular Australia beach

Sep 9th 2014, 7:36 AM 18,684 Views 20 Comments

The man died after being pulled from the water at Byron Bay in New South Wales.

People paddling in Florida totally unaware of shark just metres away
# Jawsus
# Jawsus

People paddling in Florida totally unaware of shark just metres away

Aug 29th 2014, 3:16 PM 3,686 Views 1 Comment

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.

Irish girl's beach video goes horribly wrong thanks to bird poo
# Noooooooo
# Noooooooo

Irish girl's beach video goes horribly wrong thanks to bird poo

Aug 26th 2014, 4:21 PM 7,691 Views 5 Comments

As she said herself: “;-/ karma”

'Wonderful women': Tributes to nuns who died in Kerry swimming accident
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'Wonderful women': Tributes to nuns who died in Kerry swimming accident

Aug 15th 2014, 2:36 PM 22,243 Views 17 Comments

Sisters Imelda Crew and Paula Buckley had been enjoying a holiday in Kerry.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
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Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Aug 7th 2014, 11:05 PM 14,121 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…

Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran
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Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran

Jul 18th 2014, 8:01 AM 11,677 Views 6 Comments

The teens had climbed down a cliff side and became trapped with they could not make their way back up.

This sudden seaside hailstorm makes Ireland's beaches look tropical
# Downpour
# Downpour

This sudden seaside hailstorm makes Ireland's beaches look tropical

Jul 14th 2014, 5:11 PM 4,070 Views 1 Comment

Sure you’re wet anyway, no harm.

Gardaí seized all this alcohol on Portmarnock beach yesterday
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Gardaí seized all this alcohol on Portmarnock beach yesterday

Jun 19th 2014, 6:15 PM 45,393 Views 89 Comments

By 10am this morning, council cleanup crews had collected more than 200 bags of rubbish from the beach.

Don't go swimming at Bettystown Beach - the water's not fine
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# Ecoli

Don't go swimming at Bettystown Beach - the water's not fine

Jun 19th 2014, 2:18 PM 28,951 Views 19 Comments

A new water sample was taken yesterday and results are due tomorrow but until then, people are advised to stay out of the water.

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media
# So Bitter
# So Bitter

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media

Jun 14th 2014, 8:15 PM 44,789 Views 44 Comments

Just stop it with your happiness.

Sunbather has incredible near-miss with low-flying plane (video)
# Narrow Escape
# Narrow Escape

Sunbather has incredible near-miss with low-flying plane (video)

Jun 3rd 2014, 11:52 AM 3,035 Views 0 Comments

AAAAARRRRGGGGHHHHH.

10-year-old girl survives shark attack in Australia
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# Beneath The Surface

10-year-old girl survives shark attack in Australia

Mar 18th 2014, 8:48 AM 31,141 Views 25 Comments

Paramedics treated the girl at the scene before she was taken to hospital.

Put away the winter coat. We're getting dry and settled weather for 'the coming weeks'
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# Fierce Mild

Put away the winter coat. We're getting dry and settled weather for 'the coming weeks'

Mar 9th 2014, 6:45 PM 47,538 Views 60 Comments

Did you say ‘dry with sunshine’ Evelyn?

Thousands protest shark culling policy aimed at preventing attacks
# Jumping The Shark
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# Jumping The Shark

Thousands protest shark culling policy aimed at preventing attacks

Feb 1st 2014, 4:05 PM 10,031 Views 40 Comments

The controversial policy was given the green light last month after six fatal attacks in the past two years in Australia.

Scary video shows woman almost swept out to sea (after getting overconfident)
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Scary video shows woman almost swept out to sea (after getting overconfident)

Jan 21st 2014, 10:30 PM 2,839 Views 1 Comment

You shouldn’t taunt nature.

These images of sand under a high-powered microscope are stunning
# Up Close And Personal
# Up Close And Personal

These images of sand under a high-powered microscope are stunning

Jan 21st 2014, 4:39 PM 2,562 Views 0 Comments

Who knew that you were walking on stuff this gorgeous when you’re on the beach?

British man, New Zealand woman found shot dead on Tripoli beach
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# Libya

British man, New Zealand woman found shot dead on Tripoli beach

Jan 2nd 2014, 9:42 PM 37,168 Views 40 Comments

The British Foreign Office said it is “urgently seeking” further information.

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

These are the photos that made us smile in 2013

Dec 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 45,698 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…