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Expand. Last month, eight Dublin beaches were closed when sewage poured out of the plant during another yellow warning for rain. All beaches with reported restrictions. slide 1 of 1. Regulated Bathing Water. A number of south Dublin beaches have been closed to swimmers following the latest waste water overflow incident at Ringsend. Dalkey Island, Dalkey. Last night's heavy rain triggered an overflow, which sent partially-treated sewage into Dublin Bay and the River Liffey. Find the best Beaches near you on Yelp - see all Beaches open now. Two popular Dublin beaches closed to swimmers due to presence of sewage. Killiney Beach, Dublin. The popular Dublin bathing spots at Seapoint, Sandycove and the Forty Foot have been closed to the public until further notice. Conor Heneghan. This site shares the latest we have on water quality and other information at the moment you search for it for over 200 beaches. Two south-Dublin beaches have been closed following sewage overflows from pumping station. Explore other popular activities near you from over 7 million businesses with over 142 million reviews and opinions from Yelpers. Eight beaches in Dublin have been closed to swimmers following the heavy rainfall last night. People have been advised to avoid the water at Seapoint, Sandycove, the Forty Foot, Killiney and Whiterock until at least 6pm on Saturday in south Dublin. Balcarrick / Donabate. Michael O'Toole wrote a review Nov 2020. Sign up to to get the latest news direct to your inbox daily at 1pm. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. The National Public Health Emergency Team are due to consider closing public places — including parks, beaches, and caravan parks — on Tuesday. The water has been polluted after an issue emerged at Spencer Dock pumping station resulted in sewage leaking into the Liffey. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. The water has been polluted after an issue emerged at Spencer Dock pumping station resulted in sewage leaking into the Liffey. Hi all. #45 of 159 Outdoor Activities in Dublin. Clifden Beach. Donabate beach is a beautiful little beach that is exactly what you are … However, Sandycove Beach will remain closed for bathing for now, pending further test results expected tomorrow. Gardaí and local councils may be asked to close public places like beaches, parks and caravan parks where social distancing is not being practiced to curb the spread of … #45 of 159 Outdoor Activities in Dublin. "Beautiful beach very … From Thursday following a Garda instruction, the council has closed the Causeway Road leading to Bull Island and Dollymount Beach, banning cars from parking along the 1.5km road. This was as a result of the significant rainfall overnight. Eight Dublin beaches have been closed to swimmers because of a significant wastewater leak. Dollymount Strand, Clontarf. Eight Dublin beaches closed to bathers following heavy rainfall, 95,000 court summonses yet to be issued as Covid-19 causes major backlog, GAA player had part of ear bitten off when he tried to stop fight, British police appeal for next of kin after elderly Irishman dies alone, RTÉ rolls out a range of new educational supports, Covid-19: Record 8,248 cases confirmed as new South Africa variant identified, organisation: dun laoghaire-rathdown county council, Democrats plan lightning Trump impeachment, Twitter bans Trump permanently over risk of violent incitement, Twitter permanently suspends Donald Trump's account, Pa Fitzgerald: Trainer, mentor and gentleman, 'They really need help': HSE makes urgent appeal for nurses in Cork. Ordered to keep away from dollymount, Merrion and Sandymount beaches are also closed currently being at... 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