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New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week
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New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week

Apr 22nd 2021, 3:25 PM 36,860 Views 40 Comments

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
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Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically

Jan 21st 2020, 9:43 PM 27,061 Views 0 Comments

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
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Man rescued from River Liffey this morning

Oct 24th 2019, 8:41 AM 29,384 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade rescued the man at 7am this morning.

Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port
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Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port

Oct 4th 2019, 12:55 PM 36,756 Views 29 Comments

The Fin whale was spotted in Dublin port on Wednesday.

A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey
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A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey

Oct 2nd 2019, 5:58 PM 39,300 Views 39 Comments

The whale was spotted in Dublin port earlier today.

Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday
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Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday

Jul 31st 2019, 7:52 AM 36,122 Views 45 Comments

The capital experienced bouts of heavy rain yesterday afternoon.

Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?
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Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:30 PM 41,559 Views 40 Comments

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
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'Not a run-of-the-mill sighting': Dublin flips out as dolphin spotted swimming in the River Liffey

Nov 28th 2018, 2:10 PM 36,542 Views 31 Comments

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
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Open-air gigs, Oscar-nominated film workshops, and river racing: Culture Night programme goes live

Aug 21st 2018, 6:46 PM 11,197 Views 5 Comments

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
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Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel

Jul 5th 2018, 9:48 AM 41,995 Views 27 Comments

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
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Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe

Jul 25th 2017, 11:00 PM 36,425 Views 54 Comments

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
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# Cat Melodeon

These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat

May 7th 2017, 8:57 AM 4,772 Views 3 Comments

Dozens of onlookers cheered as the cat was winched to safety.

Three people rescued from River Liffey last night
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Three people rescued from River Liffey last night

Apr 7th 2017, 7:01 AM 39,285 Views 12 Comments

They are all in hospital.

A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning
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A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning

Dec 25th 2016, 1:12 PM 27,924 Views 15 Comments

Firefighters and gardaí worked together to rescue the man.

Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay
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Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay

Nov 15th 2016, 4:50 PM 20,257 Views 4 Comments

The woman was spotted in the water just after 12.30 pm.

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Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Jun 10th 2016, 12:18 PM 30,374 Views 17 Comments

Paul Downes rescued the man on Wednesday night.

10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous
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# Build A Bridge

10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous

May 19th 2016, 4:57 PM 4,100 Views 1 Comment

You’d never guess she was 200 years old.

Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey
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Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey

May 16th 2016, 10:29 AM 46,230 Views 26 Comments

The 13-year-old died on Saturday after getting into trouble while swimming.

This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning
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# Sore Heads

This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning

Mar 18th 2016, 7:46 AM 14,051 Views 4 Comments

Sail away, brave novelty green hat.

Two people rescued from River Liffey
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Two people rescued from River Liffey

Sep 26th 2015, 9:23 AM 21,732 Views 7 Comments

One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.

Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge
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Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge

Aug 24th 2015, 6:34 PM 30,247 Views 17 Comments

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
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Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat

Aug 16th 2015, 4:49 PM 49,170 Views 23 Comments

These visitors got a unique tour…

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
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Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey

Jul 17th 2015, 9:02 PM 20,878 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred this afternoon.

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
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Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Jun 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 40,655 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity
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Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity

May 31st 2014, 5:48 PM 14,916 Views 12 Comments

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
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Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim

Aug 25th 2013, 2:21 PM 11,617 Views 14 Comments

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?
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Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?

May 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 17,274 Views 137 Comments

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
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Witness appeal after man goes missing from floating bar on river Liffey

May 2nd 2013, 5:20 PM 19,259 Views 15 Comments

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?
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Did you enjoy tonight's sunset?

Apr 9th 2013, 10:15 PM 19,460 Views 39 Comments

Breathe and relax.

Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue
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Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue

Nov 30th 2012, 8:40 AM 14,793 Views 30 Comments

Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade were deployed during the rescue operation last night.

Woman rescued from River Liffey
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Woman rescued from River Liffey

Nov 9th 2012, 4:48 PM 22,236 Views 41 Comments

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
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In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim

Aug 14th 2012, 4:34 PM 7,434 Views 18 Comments

Brrr…

Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre
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Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre

Jan 23rd 2012, 1:06 PM 4,921 Views 14 Comments

Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue late last night.

Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin
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Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin

Jan 14th 2012, 3:20 PM 7,255 Views 3 Comments

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
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Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge

Jan 13th 2012, 2:15 PM 39,576 Views 84 Comments

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
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Praise from GAA president for Garda lost during Wicklow flooding

Oct 26th 2011, 3:14 PM 1,706 Views 11 Comments

The 25-year-old Kilbride clubman was part of Mick O’Dwyer’s senior football panel over two seasons.

Mirror image: Photographer catches Dublin in the Liffey
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# Reflections

Mirror image: Photographer catches Dublin in the Liffey

Oct 1st 2011, 9:15 AM 1,824 Views 10 Comments

See the capital city from a different angle in this photographic exhibition currently showing in the CHQ building…

Gallery: hundreds brave Dublin's annual Liffey Swim
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Gallery: hundreds brave Dublin's annual Liffey Swim

Sep 3rd 2011, 6:33 PM 2,180 Views 4 Comments

The 91st annual event took place in the capital this afternoon.

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