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Dublin: 6 °C Tuesday 21 January, 2020


# drainage - Monday 30 October, 2017

Guns, drunken melees, and pest infestations - living in emergency accommodation in Dublin is no joke

Three months’ worth of complaints to the Dublin Regional Homeless Executive suggest conditions in the capital’s emergency accommodation are fraught.

# drainage - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Galway farmer unearths 50-year-old explosives while digging drainage

An army bomb disposal team safely detonated the explosives.

# drainage - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge 14-tonne 'fatberg' discovered in London sewers Down The Drain This post contains videos

14-tonne 'fatberg' discovered in London sewers

It’s a giant blob of congealed fat and wet wipes.

# drainage - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Localised flooding warnings for this evening

Dublin City Council has deployed the flood gates on the River Dodder as high tides may lead to flooding.

# drainage - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

China censors coverage of deadly Beijing floods Censorship This post contains images

China censors coverage of deadly Beijing floods

There has been fierce criticism of the government which has been accused of not doing enough to prevent the deaths of at least 37 people.

# drainage - Monday 14 May, 2012

Residents vow to step up campaign against 'monster' sewage plant

The location of a proposed all-Dublin sewage works has now been narrowed down to three sites.