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#basking shark

# basking-shark - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

'We're gonna need a bigger boat': Sailing coach unfazed during encounter with basking shark in Skerries

Kerri-Ann Boylan and her students had a close encounter with a shark on Sunday morning.

# basking-shark - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Watch: Huge basking sharks get up close and personal with Malin Head canoeists

Looks like they all had fun (after that initial flood of terror at the appearance of that distinctive fin).

# basking-shark - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Australian fishermen accidentally catch extremely rare giant basking shark

Even at a massive 6.3-metres, this shark is just a baby.

# basking-shark - Friday 17 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Kayakers in Dingle came face-to-face with a huge (but harmless) basking shark Bask In Glory

# basking-shark - Monday 13 April, 2015

Remember the giant shark spotted in Cork? It's featuring in a new doc

Some documentary makers just happened to be in the right place at the right time.

# basking-shark - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Lunchtime bathers in Cork today got a visit from massive basking shark

No need to panic though, these sharks are veggies.

# basking-shark - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Drone captures amazing footage of shark swimming around Cork harbour Jaws Bai

# basking-shark - Friday 2 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Incredible photo captures huge shark approaching swimmer off Kerry beach Derrr-der Derrr-der

# basking-shark - Monday 22 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Huge basking shark swims with kayaker in Donegal Close Encounter This post contains videos

WATCH: Huge basking shark swims with kayaker in Donegal

The world’s second largest fish, a little too close for comfort.

# basking-shark - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

Basking shark pays a rare visit to Dún Laoghaire

The ‘honorary whale’ was sighted off Dún Laoghaire pier yesterday