Swimming at Ballybunion in Co. Kerry, one of the south-west's foremost seaside resorts, has been placed off-limits after high levels of e.coli associated with animal and human faeces, or a combination, showed up on Monday.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
Discarded syringes, underage drinking, naked men having sex in sand dunes, and “weird” individuals stalking women from the bushes — just some examples of antisocial behaviour reported by lifeguards at one of Dublin’s most popular beaches.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
Now that Ireland’s first official nudist-friendly beach has opened at Hawk Cliff, Dalkey, Co Dublin,takes the opportunity to look back at changing attitudes towards what was deemed proper to wear at the seaside.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
Harbour constables are to be appointed by Cork County Council to oversee new bylaws which will limit areas for jet ski use, ship speeds in bays, and they may also liaise with gardaí on suspected drug importation.
Thu, 14 Dec, 2017