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Sunday 28 May 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Co. Wicklow

This year
# Arrest
Man arrested over murder of Paul 'Frank' Byrne whose skeletal remains were found in 2010
Byrne (20) was last seen on 15 July 2009 at Kilmartin Green, Tallaght in Dublin.
All time
# appeal
Girl and boy missing from Co Wicklow found safe and well
Katie O’Connor and Jake Hall had been missing since Sunday afternoon.
# Collision
Appeal for witnesses as man dies after car struck ditch in Co Wicklow
Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene.
# Arklow
Fourteen-year-old boy airlifted to hospital after bus collision in Co Wicklow
The boy’s injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.
# Bray
Man arrested and €130,000 in cocaine seized in Co Wicklow
A bag containing 1.8 kilos of cocaine was found under a parked car.
# jackpot
Winning Lotto ticket worth €11.2 million sold in Enniskerry shop
The ticket-holder has yet to come forward.
Man (40s) appears in court charged in relation to fatal Arklow stabbing
The man appeared in Bray District Court this evening.
Serious fire in Bray brought under control, diversions remain in place
The fire broke out overnight on the Main Street of Bray.
# Wicklow
Man killed after motorbike collides with 4x4 vehicle near Laragh
The man, aged in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Bray
Harris says graphic posters hung outside his constituency office are upsetting to him and his family
The posters do not comply with electoral legislation.
# Bray
Gardaí locate 38-year-old man missing from Bray
He had been last seen on Bray Main St.
# Wicklow
Man arrested over hit-and-run that left teenager in critical condition
A 17-year-old girl was struck by a car in Kilcoole at around 3.50am on Saturday.
# Kilcoole
Wicklow hit-and-run: Girl left in critical condition as Gardaí appeal for witnesses
The 17-year-old was struck by a car at around 3.50am yesterday.
# dargle road
Man (56) found with serious injuries on Bray road
The man is in a critical condition in hospital and gardaí are looking to find out what happened to him.
# Arklow
Pedestrian (40s) killed in early morning collision in Co Wicklow
The man was fatally injured when he was struck by a car after 2am today.
# photopost
One man has spent five years capturing breathtaking views of Glendalough
Frank Corry’s PhotoPost project shows that Ireland’s changeable weather is actually really beautiful.
# Speeding
Man (23) pleads guilty to dangerous driving that caused best friend's death
The Dublin driver was travelling at up to twice the legal speed limit, the court heard today.
# repairs
Russborough House is getting thousands in public funding for the first time in years
In recent years the popular tourist attraction, constructed in the mid 1700s and located close to the Blessington Lakes, has faced funding difficulties.
# step-father
Victim in horrific abuse case: "Some people had cereal for breakfast, I seemed to be molested for breakfast"
A 51-year-old Wicklow man is to be sentenced in February for raping and sexually assaulting two boys hundreds of times.
# Wicklow
Family pay tribute to "lovable and popular" Millen (15) after his sudden death
He will be buried on Monday.
# catastrophe
So here's how NOT to tell someone their cat is dead
They found our cat! Oh.
# tangled
Pics: Lifeboat volunteers rescue 'tired and stressed' seal trapped in fishing gear
A good day’s work.
# Investigation
A man bought a voucher for paragliding and was horribly injured in first flight
The pair met in a car park before undertaking the flight.
# happy pear
Meet the twins behind the happiest, healthiest restaurant in Ireland
They’ve also got a new cookbook out, which has been nominated for the Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards.
# happy pair
Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)
Eat plants.
# fear and anxiety
Parents' shock at €500k cut to disability services for children
St Catherine’s Association said it did not receive any prior notice that the funds were to be cut.
# On The Road
Three school teachers are trying to tweet photos from all 32 counties in 24 hours
Three down so far…
# Wicklow
Couple stop to help after collision - and have their car stolen
A female passenger received slight injuries during the incident.
# Wicklow
Gardaí investigating sexual assault of girl (16) in Arklow laneway
The teenager told officers she had been attacked in a lane next to a boy’s national school on Tuesday night.
# Wicklow
Family distraught after pet attacked and killed by pack of hunt hounds
Isabelle, a hypoallergenic family dog, died after being attacked by hounds that were part of a hunt organised by the ‘Bray Harriers’ club.
# Blessington
Motorcyclist killed after collision with car in Wicklow
The accident happened at Crosscool Harbour (N81), Blessington, Co Wicklow at around 6.35pm yesterday evening.
# Wicklow
Hospice "ready to proceed", after a little help from a local Oscar-winner
Daniel Day Lewis has been one of the driving forces behind the €3 million fundraising effort for the Wicklow Hospice.
# Hidden Ireland
Have you seen this Indian sculpture park in… Wicklow?
Victoria’s Way is an intriguing outdoor gallery featuring, among others, Mahatma Gandhi “on his farewell tour”.
# Wicklow
Update: Body recovered after car enters water in Arklow
The body of the man was recovered after it washed up on a nearby beach. A woman was taken from the vehicle earlier this morning and is being treated in hospital.
# Jobswatch
100 jobs for Nypro Healthcare in Bray
The jobs announcement came after the company decided to further expand its medical device operations in Ireland.
# Missing
Searches continue for missing James Sheehan
James was last seen on Sunday morning at around 3am in Arklow, Co Wicklow.
# Missing
Gardaí appeal for help in tracing missing Wicklow and Dublin men
In separate cases which are not linked, two men have been reported missing from Dublin and Co Wicklow.
# Go Katie
Heading to Bray for Katie Taylor's fight?
Shuttle buses will operate from the Boghall Road and Bray Dart Station to Shoreline Leisure Centre for this evening’s fight.
Man's body found during search of Co Wicklow river
The body of a man in his 70s was recovered by search teams from the gardaí and the civil defence this afternoon.
# Roads
Appeal for witnesses to serious crash on N11
One man aged in his mid-20s was seriously injured when the car he was driving crashed this morning.