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# dollymount - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Whale that washed up on Dublin beach 'almost definitely the same whale that died in Dublin Port'

It was originally thought to be a minke whale but was later confirmed to be a fin whale.

# dollymount - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Discoloured water on Dublin beaches down to algal bloom, says council

Bathing bans are in place at beaches across Dublin Bay.

# dollymount - Monday 10 June, 2019

Bathing restrictions remain in place at Dublin's Dollymount

Restrictions have been lifted at seven other swimming hotspots across Dublin.

# dollymount - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Swimming at eight Dublin beaches banned after spill at wastewater plant

‘The overflow is diluted, partially treated wastewater,’ a spokesperson said.

# dollymount - Monday 12 June, 2017

'We know it rains in Ireland. It's just not on': Emergency motion on Sandymount bathing ban

A similar bathing ban has been lifted at Dollymount after raw sewage washed up on the beach.

# dollymount - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Going for a dip this weekend? Avoid Dollymount and Sandymount

A temporary bathing ban came into place yesterday evening.

# dollymount - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Gardaí begin search in Dublin park for remains of rapist James Nolan

An arm discovered on Dollymount Beach in 2011 was identified as Nolan’s.

# dollymount - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Gardaí want to speak to man who stopped late-night attack on a woman in Dublin

The woman, in her 20s, was allegedly grabbed and thrown to the ground while walking on Dollymount Strand last week.

# dollymount - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Clontarf residents object to 'mindless' destruction of tram shelter

Dublin City Council says it will be fully restored.

# dollymount - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

TD insists calling rival 'Little Miss Twitter' is not sexist

Sitting TD Finian McGrath and Fine Gael candidate Stephanie Regan are at loggerheads.

# dollymount - Thursday 11 June, 2015

There's a plan to bring parking back on Dollymount (along with a new beach boardwalk)

Some groups will be given passes to drive on the beach – and a new boardwalk will be built on the Clontarf end, it’s planned.

# dollymount - Monday 27 October, 2014

Man in hospital after being rescued from Dollymount Beach

A member of the public alerted the Coast Guard this morning.

# dollymount - Monday 25 August, 2014

The parking ban at Dollymount won't be lifted (...Northsiders will have to learn to drive elsewhere)

Barriers were put in place following an incident involving a car stuck in the sand, which led to a woman being injured.

# dollymount - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Planning a day out on Dollymount Beach? Well you can't park on it... Here's why

Bringing the family for a picnic or a dip at the popular bathing spot? Well, you’ll have a bit more of a walk than usual.

# dollymount - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

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

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

# dollymount - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Body of man found on Dublin beach

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

# dollymount - Friday 23 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# dollymount - Friday 15 June, 2012

5 properties to view in...Clontarf and Killester Sponsored Post This post contains images

# dollymount - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Limb found on Dollymount belonged to convicted rapist

Interpol used international DNA databases to identify limb as belonging to convicted rapist and burglar James Nolan, 46.