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# beach - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Gerry McCann's sister: His body was found and he's gone to heaven now
# Gerry McCann
# Gerry McCann

Gerry McCann's sister: His body was found and he's gone to heaven now

Oct 2nd 2013, 2:35 PM 49,591 Views 70 Comments

McCann’s eldest sister told Joe Duffy on Liveline that the actor was a “beautiful person, inside and out”.

# beach - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Body of man found on Dublin beach
# Dublin
# Dublin

Body of man found on Dublin beach

Oct 1st 2013, 12:53 PM 43,318 Views 9 Comments

It is believed that the body was discovered by a member of the public.

Man arrested over murder of Audrius Butkus
# Mornington
# Mornington

Man arrested over murder of Audrius Butkus

Oct 1st 2013, 9:37 AM 5,516 Views 1 Comment

The Lithuanian national was found dead on Mornington beach on 10 September.

# beach - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Public masturbation is now legal in Sweden*
# Fyi
From The Daily Edge
# Fyi

Public masturbation is now legal in Sweden*

Sep 18th 2013, 6:03 PM 176,375 Views 188 Comments

*As long as you’re not masturbating AT anyone.

# beach - Thursday 22 August, 2013

WTF is this horned 'sea monster' that washed up on a beach in Spain?
# Loch Ness Monster
# Loch Ness Monster

WTF is this horned 'sea monster' that washed up on a beach in Spain?

Aug 22nd 2013, 10:16 PM 72,044 Views 169 Comments

Whatever it is, it washed up on a beach in Spain last week.

# beach - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Have you completed the Irish summer bucket list?
# The End Is Nigh
From The Daily Edge
# The End Is Nigh

Have you completed the Irish summer bucket list?

Aug 15th 2013, 6:00 PM 24,081 Views 29 Comments

Autumn is approaching, have you done everything necessary to complete an Irish summer?

# beach - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Mooove over: cattle catch some rays on an Antrim beach
# Cow Dipping
# Cow Dipping

Mooove over: cattle catch some rays on an Antrim beach

Jul 27th 2013, 6:27 PM 8,608 Views 11 Comments

It’s a cow’s life.

# beach - Monday 22 July, 2013

Pope Francis heads to Brazil to say mass on Copacabana beach
# Big Poppa
# Big Poppa

Pope Francis heads to Brazil to say mass on Copacabana beach

Jul 22nd 2013, 8:52 AM 4,676 Views 38 Comments

This is his first trip abroad since becoming pontiff.

# beach - Monday 15 July, 2013

Warm weather to last all week (and into the weekend)
# Summer
# Summer

Warm weather to last all week (and into the weekend)

Jul 15th 2013, 8:16 PM 28,174 Views 47 Comments

Met Éireann said today that the fine summer weather will continue for the rest of the week and next weekend. Wahoo!

VIDEO: Family rescues 30 sharks from death on beach
# Rescue
# Rescue

VIDEO: Family rescues 30 sharks from death on beach

Jul 15th 2013, 3:00 PM 22,911 Views 66 Comments

Jeff Williams and family saved the sharks from a pool on Rush beach during a 30 minute long rescue.

# beach - Saturday 13 July, 2013

The 18 people you'll meet at the beach this weekend
# Hot Stuff
From The Daily Edge
# Hot Stuff

The 18 people you'll meet at the beach this weekend

Jul 13th 2013, 9:30 AM 23,179 Views 26 Comments

Which one are you?

# beach - Friday 12 July, 2013

Skerries North Beach closed due to oil spill
# Beach
# Beach

Skerries North Beach closed due to oil spill

Jul 12th 2013, 5:23 PM 6,620 Views 14 Comments

A minor oil spill at a nearby harbour has led to the closure, and authorities are monitoring the situation.

# beach - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious
# Blaze
# Blaze

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious

Jul 10th 2013, 3:13 PM 11,389 Views 35 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade say they haven’t dispatched any units to the scene, and that it may be a low-level gorse fire.

# beach - Monday 8 July, 2013

Man's body found washed up on Clare beach
# Kilkee
# Kilkee

Man's body found washed up on Clare beach

Jul 8th 2013, 10:47 AM 16,175 Views 23 Comments

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the man, believed to be in his 50s, but he was later pronounced dead in hospital.

# beach - Friday 21 June, 2013

If you advertise a rave on Facebook, the Gardaí will find you
# Big Brother
# Big Brother

If you advertise a rave on Facebook, the Gardaí will find you

Jun 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 18,079 Views 66 Comments

Alan Shatter said Gardaí were alerted to the rave on a beach in Sutton earlier this month after seeing it on Facebook.

# beach - Monday 10 June, 2013

Beach-goers asked to bring home their rubbish - not dump it
# Litter
# Litter

Beach-goers asked to bring home their rubbish - not dump it

Jun 10th 2013, 3:16 PM 17,680 Views 110 Comments

The beach at Myrtleville in Cork had large bags of rubbish dumped near the litter bins yesterday.

WATCH: Teenagers going buck-wild on Howth pier
# Whoomph
From The Daily Edge
# Whoomph

WATCH: Teenagers going buck-wild on Howth pier

Jun 10th 2013, 9:04 AM 6,646 Views 7 Comments

Someone had a great weekend, anyways.

# beach - Sunday 9 June, 2013

How you enjoyed today's weather (and one person who definitely didn't)
# Summer
# Summer

How you enjoyed today's weather (and one person who definitely didn't)

Jun 9th 2013, 8:30 PM 43,698 Views 43 Comments

Are you enjoying the summer weather? Oh yes indeed.

16 reasons going to the beach is the worst
# Humbug
From The Daily Edge
# Humbug

16 reasons going to the beach is the worst

Jun 9th 2013, 1:00 PM 34,615 Views 64 Comments

THE WORST.

# beach - Saturday 8 June, 2013

"Be alert and sensible" on the beach, warns the RNLI
# Rescue
# Rescue

"Be alert and sensible" on the beach, warns the RNLI

Jun 8th 2013, 12:08 PM 5,149 Views 4 Comments

The Bundoran RNLI has said that the good weather means a busier time for lifeboats across the country.

# beach - Monday 3 June, 2013

The burning question*: Do you go to the beach or a barbecue on a sunny day?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Do you go to the beach or a barbecue on a sunny day?

Jun 3rd 2013, 11:00 AM 13,206 Views 43 Comments

It’s a bank holiday Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# beach - Friday 31 May, 2013

Councillor 'concerned by gang culture' after Portmarnock unrest
# Portmarnock
# Portmarnock

Councillor 'concerned by gang culture' after Portmarnock unrest

May 31st 2013, 1:37 PM 23,263 Views 75 Comments

Large groups of youths were involved in the disorder on the beach yesterday evening with a number of arrests made.

# beach - Thursday 30 May, 2013

15 of the best things about a sunny day in Ireland
# Happy Days
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Days

15 of the best things about a sunny day in Ireland

May 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 36,922 Views 31 Comments

They don’t happen often, but when they do, we do it right.

# beach - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

It's officially* summer! Let's play Irish summer bingo
# Farmer's Tan
From The Daily Edge
# Farmer's Tan

It's officially* summer! Let's play Irish summer bingo

May 1st 2013, 5:16 PM 11,373 Views 2 Comments

*Depending on who you talk to.

# beach - Saturday 23 March, 2013

11 more amazing places to visit... if we could put a roof on Ireland
# Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Ireland

11 more amazing places to visit... if we could put a roof on Ireland

Mar 23rd 2013, 11:30 AM 29,042 Views 45 Comments

As suggested by you.

# beach - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

San Diego restricts beach use after seal abuse
# Animal Abuse
# Animal Abuse

San Diego restricts beach use after seal abuse

Mar 20th 2013, 12:18 PM 9,528 Views 33 Comments

The ‘seal-cam’ captured people abusing and harassing seals at a beach in San Diego.

# beach - Monday 18 March, 2013

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country
# Rescue
# Rescue

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country

Mar 18th 2013, 4:16 PM 10,299 Views 11 Comments

The Coast Guard said the west of the country was the busiest area but this is not unusual for the first bank holiday of the year.

# beach - Sunday 10 March, 2013

VIDEO: Man rescued by Coast Guard after fall on Donabate beach
# Rescue
# Rescue

VIDEO: Man rescued by Coast Guard after fall on Donabate beach

Mar 10th 2013, 3:03 PM 9,782 Views 16 Comments

The casualty was found at a remote section about 2km from road access on the beach.

# beach - Monday 14 January, 2013

VIDEO: Giant crocodile head washes up on beach
# What The...
# What The...

VIDEO: Giant crocodile head washes up on beach

Jan 14th 2013, 9:42 AM 12,951 Views 14 Comments

It’s thought the huge animal may have been killed by an (even bigger?) shark.

# beach - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

VIDEO: Rescue helicopter crashes into sea at Copacabana beach
# Copacabana
# Copacabana

VIDEO: Rescue helicopter crashes into sea at Copacabana beach

Jan 1st 2013, 1:34 PM 14,237 Views 21 Comments

Nobody was injured during the dramatic incident.

# beach - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Rejigs and highlight reels for depleted Leinster backline
# Clermont Next
From The42
# Clermont Next

Rejigs and highlight reels for depleted Leinster backline

Dec 2nd 2012, 12:31 PM 1,166 Views 0 Comments

Joe Schmidt, though, reserved much of his praise for Kevin McLaughlin and Isaac Boss.

# beach - Friday 26 October, 2012

Human arm found on beach in south Dublin
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Human arm found on beach in south Dublin

Oct 26th 2012, 8:38 AM 16,700 Views 87 Comments

Gardaí say the arm, as well as a human leg found on a beach last week, is being investigated.

# beach - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

VIDEO: What mobile phones were like in 1989 – and 8 places to use them
# Revolutionary
From The Daily Edge
# Revolutionary

VIDEO: What mobile phones were like in 1989 – and 8 places to use them

Sep 25th 2012, 10:30 AM 16,390 Views 25 Comments

According to this advert for a suitcase-sized mobile.

# beach - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Balbriggan beach closed after raw sewage overflow
# Human Waste
# Human Waste

Balbriggan beach closed after raw sewage overflow

Aug 30th 2012, 9:20 AM 3,668 Views 12 Comments

A malfunction at a local pump station due to power failures caused the overflows.

# beach - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Man's body found on Co Galway beach
# Body Found
# Body Found

Man's body found on Co Galway beach

Aug 18th 2012, 4:05 PM 9,460 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for help in identifying the man, whose body was found on Thursday in Lettermullen.

# beach - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Japanese dock washes up in Oregon a year after tsunami
# Tsunami
# Tsunami

Japanese dock washes up in Oregon a year after tsunami

Jun 9th 2012, 9:30 AM 6,650 Views 6 Comments

The dock’s appearance on the shore was a sobering reminder of the impact of the devastating tsunami, which hit Japan in March 2011.

# beach - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Teenager dies after sand dune accident at Dingle Peninsula
# Accident
# Accident

Teenager dies after sand dune accident at Dingle Peninsula

May 30th 2012, 6:22 PM 10,716 Views 56 Comments

Gardaí say the incident was a tragic accident.

# beach - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Irish bathing water quality improved in 2011
# Water Quality
# Water Quality

Irish bathing water quality improved in 2011

May 3rd 2012, 1:07 PM 1,127 Views 8 Comments

However, there was a drop in the amount of beaches reaching ‘good’ status. Ireland will have to redouble its efforts to maintain and improve bathing water quality standards, Minister Phil Hogan said today.

# beach - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

VIDEO: Why you should never take on a jet plane...
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

VIDEO: Why you should never take on a jet plane...

Apr 10th 2012, 4:43 PM 7,129 Views 16 Comments

Never go up against a jet plane. You WILL lose.

# beach - Friday 9 March, 2012

Beachgoers rescue stranded dolphins at Brazil beach
# Dolphin Invasion
From The Daily Edge
# Dolphin Invasion

Beachgoers rescue stranded dolphins at Brazil beach

Mar 9th 2012, 11:18 AM 5,769 Views 33 Comments

When around 30 dolphins got into distress, people at the beach ran into the water to push them back out to sea. Awww…