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# River Liffey

This year
Uisce Éireann fined €5,000 for pollution that killed fish in the River Liffey
Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) took the case against Uisce Éireann.
Last year
'It is an unusual record': Dolphin spotted in River Liffey on Saturday
The dolphin was spotted at 8.57 on Saturday morning.
All time
'The government needs to get a backbone': Fishers meet with Minister McConalogue after protest
Minister Charlie McConalogue has announced a tour of ports and harbours over the next few months to hear fishers’ concerns.
New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week
The Liffey Sweeper will remove litter from the upper part of the river.
Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically
His co-accused stripped off when he made landfall on the city quays and was arrested naked, a court heard.
Man rescued from River Liffey this morning
Dublin Fire Brigade rescued the man at 7am this morning.
Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port
The Fin whale was spotted in Dublin port on Wednesday.
A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey
The whale was spotted in Dublin port earlier today.
Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday
The capital experienced bouts of heavy rain yesterday afternoon.
Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?
The river made headlines again this week when a dolphin was spotted swimming in it.
'Not a run-of-the-mill sighting': Dublin flips out as dolphin spotted swimming in the River Liffey
The dolphin was first spotted at around 9am this morning.
Open-air gigs, Oscar-nominated film workshops, and river racing: Culture Night programme goes live
More than 4,000 free events will take place across the country on 21 September.
Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel
The ship, once used to carry passengers to the islands, has since fallen into disrepair.
Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe
A number of people were photographed sitting in inflatable flamingos and unicorns in the river this afternoon.
These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat
Dozens of onlookers cheered as the cat was winched to safety.
Three people rescued from River Liffey last night
They are all in hospital.
A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning
Firefighters and gardaí worked together to rescue the man.
Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay
The woman was spotted in the water just after 12.30 pm.
Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena
Paul Downes rescued the man on Wednesday night.
10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous
You’d never guess she was 200 years old.
Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey
The 13-year-old died on Saturday after getting into trouble while swimming.
This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning
Sail away, brave novelty green hat.
Two people rescued from River Liffey
One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.
Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge
A tractor struck the bridge recently causing the damage and because it is a protected structure it could be months before it is repaired.
Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat
These visitors got a unique tour…
Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
The incident occurred this afternoon.
Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
Stevie is safe and recovering at home.
Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity
It might have been a nice day for a dip but we don’t envy them…
Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim
Participants swam 2.2km, with the winner in the men’s race finishing in just 26.16 minutes.
Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?
Eighty-five official names were received by Dublin City Council, which was shortlisted to 17.
Witness appeal after man goes missing from floating bar on river Liffey
The body of the man was recovered earlier this week after the 25-year-old went missing last weekend.
Did you enjoy tonight's sunset?
Breathe and relax.
Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue
Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade were deployed during the rescue operation last night.
Woman rescued from River Liffey
The incident happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon at Usher’s Quay in Dublin city centre.
In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre
Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue late last night.
Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin
Volunteer search and rescue teams are combing the River Liffey for signs of Ms. Riordan.
Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge
The padlocks, which were attached by couples as a sign of their ‘everlasting’ love, will be removed from any bridge upon which they appear, Dublin City Council has said.
Praise from GAA president for Garda lost during Wicklow flooding
The 25-year-old Kilbride clubman was part of Mick O’Dwyer’s senior football panel over two seasons.