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Dublin: 3 °C Monday 14 October, 2019

#Drowning

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming?

Over 140 drown every year and Irish Water Safety said if people exercised more caution these deaths could be prevented.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney: I've been to too many funerals and scenes of bodies brought ashore Drowning

Coveney: I've been to too many funerals and scenes of bodies brought ashore

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, Coveney spoke of the loss in his own family

From TheJournal.ie Man, 24, drowns while swimming at Donegal beach Drowning

Man, 24, drowns while swimming at Donegal beach

The incident happened at Maghera Beach in Ardara.

From TheJournal.ie Young man drowns while swimming with a friend in Killarney Tragedy

Young man drowns while swimming with a friend in Killarney

The man in his 20s had been swimming with a friend to a nearby island in Lough Leane this evening when he got into difficulty.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

From TheJournal.ie Boy drowns off Cork coast Drowning

Boy drowns off Cork coast

The boy was swimming with a friend when the current swept him into the harbour.

From TheJournal.ie Two drown in tragic Kildare and Limerick incidents Tragic

Two drown in tragic Kildare and Limerick incidents

Gardaí have warned people to take extreme care when swimming in any body of water.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of life-saving ring buoys go missing every month Stolen Life

Hundreds of life-saving ring buoys go missing every month

The ringbuoys disappear from around the country – and Irish Water Safety say they have even heard of people using the rope from them as clotheslines.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

From TheJournal.ie Family of Bolger brothers ask for donations to RNLI instead of flowers Drowning

Family of Bolger brothers ask for donations to RNLI instead of flowers

An RNLI lifeboat from Dunmore East recovered two of the three brothers after they went missing at sea on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Coast Guard warns people to 'stay safe in the water' this summer Water Safety

Irish Coast Guard warns people to 'stay safe in the water' this summer

There have been 14 deaths by drowning in Irish waters so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Deaths of three brothers who drowned off Waterford coast a 'devastating loss' Tragedy

Deaths of three brothers who drowned off Waterford coast a 'devastating loss'

Their fishing vessel was reported overdue yesterday evening when they failed to return to shore.

From TheJournal.ie 21-year-old dies in river Lee while swimming with friends Drowning

21-year-old dies in river Lee while swimming with friends

The man got into difficulty at about 1am this morning and was pronounced dead at the scene.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added Simon Cowell egging Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Simon Cowell egging

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Update: Man and 15-year-old boy drowned in Down quarry Tragedy

Update: Man and 15-year-old boy drowned in Down quarry

The tragedy occurred in the seaside village of Annalong.

From TheJournal.ie A child can drown in seconds in as little as an inch of water Water Safety

A child can drown in seconds in as little as an inch of water

Tips to ensure your children stay safe near water this summer.

From TheJournal.ie Man dies of suspected drowning off Wexford coast RIP

Man dies of suspected drowning off Wexford coast

The 39-year-old man was brought from the water off Courtown Harbour this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Body of young girl, 3, found on Cork beach Tragedy

Body of young girl, 3, found on Cork beach

A man in his 50s also died in the incident.

From TheJournal.ie DFA providing consular assistance after Irishman drowns in Croatia Death

DFA providing consular assistance after Irishman drowns in Croatia

The 28-year-old Irishman had been attending a music festival in the city of Pula.

From TheJournal.ie Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident Mallow

Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident

The 19-year-old got into difficulty in the water on Saturday evening

From TheJournal.ie Man dies in swimming incident at disused Kildare quarry RIP

Man dies in swimming incident at disused Kildare quarry

A young man has died after apparently getting into difficulty while swimming in a disused quarry in Co Kildare.

From TheJournal.ie PSNI continue to question man over Derry drowning Derry

PSNI continue to question man over Derry drowning

PSNI officers have been granted a 36-hour extension to question a man about the death of a 21-year-old man over the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Indian ferry capsizes leaving 35 dead, 165 missing India

Indian ferry capsizes leaving 35 dead, 165 missing

State police said a ferry carrying hundreds of people broke into two pieces as it crossed one of Asia’s largest rivers.

Houston autopsy report notes hole in singer's nose

The last report into the death of singer Whitney Houston attributes a nasal issue to ‘substance abuse’.

Whitney Houston died from drowning, coroner says

Heart disease and chronic cocaine use were contributing factors.

From TheJournal.ie Six-year-old boy and his grandmother found drowned in England Tragedy

Six-year-old boy and his grandmother found drowned in England

The bodies of the little boy and his granny were recovered from a duck pond last night.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman, 28, drowns in swimming accident in Perth Australia

Irishman, 28, drowns in swimming accident in Perth

The Irish man, understood to be from Co Tipperary, was swimming with friends when he was pulled out to sea.

From TheJournal.ie Woman's body found in corridor of capsized Costa Concordia Costa Concordia

Woman's body found in corridor of capsized Costa Concordia

The body, wearing a lifejacket, was discovered by divers in a portion of the ship submerged under water.

From TheJournal.ie Two charged after woman lay dead in public pool for two days Massachusetts

Two charged after woman lay dead in public pool for two days

A 36-year-old woman lay undiscovered in a swimming pool for two days – while the pool itself remained open for business.

From TheJournal.ie Two hundred feared dead after asylum seeker boat sinks off Indonesia Java

Two hundred feared dead after asylum seeker boat sinks off Indonesia

Two children, aged eight and ten, were among a few survivors found clinging to wreckage.

From TheJournal.ie Man dies after falling into River Liffey Liffey

Man dies after falling into River Liffey

Two men entered the river separately last night, but only one was successfully rescued.

Watch: Ireland's greatest fears Vox Pop This post contains videos

Watch: Ireland's greatest fears

Video vox pop shows Irish people are afraid of lots of things – moths, dogs, suffocating under seaweed and little girls in white dresses in horror movies. Okaaaay…

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Liffey drowning Drowning

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Liffey drowning

A Tyrone man drowned in the river in the early hours of Sunday morning. He was seen falling into the Liffey after leaving a pub.

From TheJournal.ie Two Irishmen die abroad in tragic circumstances R.I.P.

Two Irishmen die abroad in tragic circumstances

A 36-year-old man dies on holiday in Portugal, while a 43-year-old is killed trying to foil a robbery in Dominica.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning: Superquinn’s quick sale saves 2,800 jobs, a big day ahead in the hacking inquiries, and will the public pay unpaid bills at the Dáil bar?

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Monday Take 5

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock

From TheJournal.ie Weather stalls search for Derry teen Donegal

Weather stalls search for Derry teen

The hunt for a 17-year-old missing in Co Donegal must today concentrate on lands near to Lough Swilly, because waters are too rough for boats to go out.

From TheJournal.ie Mother drowns off beach as her young daughter looks on Drowning

Mother drowns off beach as her young daughter looks on

Mary Kelly was walking along the shore with her family yesterday when she was caught by a freak wave.

From TheJournal.ie One killed after tourist boat struck by electrical storm Weather

One killed after tourist boat struck by electrical storm

Six people are still missing after the boat full of people on a fishing holiday capsized off the Mexican coast.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…