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#hosepipe ban

# hosepipe-ban - Friday 3 July, 2020

Irish Water reviewing hosepipe ban after recent heavy rainfall

The ban was due to remain in place until 21 July.

# hosepipe-ban - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Poll: Have you reduced the amount of water you use on a daily basis? Hosepipe Ban This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you reduced the amount of water you use on a daily basis?

A hosepipe ban is in place for the coming weeks.

Hosepipe ban to remain in place despite recent bouts of rainfall, says Irish Water

The number of drinking water schemes in drought has risen since the ban was put in place.

# hosepipe-ban - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

The hosepipe ban kicks in from today - here's what it means

The Greater Dublin Area, Westmeath, Sligo and Tipperary experienced their driest spring on record this year.

# hosepipe-ban - Monday 8 June, 2020

National hosepipe ban to kick in tomorrow and last until 21 July

The managing director of Irish Water said it is time to “get serious” about this issue.

# hosepipe-ban - Monday 1 June, 2020

Hosepipe ban 'increasingly likely' due to prolonged period of dry weather

There have been 37 dry periods between 18 March and 20 May.

# hosepipe-ban - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Irish Water extends hosepipe ban for 16 counties until the end of September

The Greater Dublin area could face “historic low levels” of water going into winter, the company warned.

# hosepipe-ban - Saturday 18 August, 2018

During the drought, some areas were losing half of their water supply because of leaks

While the country faced water restrictions, 50% of water was leaking in some Irish Water schemes.

# hosepipe-ban - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Will Irish Water extend the hosepipe ban? With more dry weather forecast, we won't know until next week

The ban was originally expected to last until 31 July.

# hosepipe-ban - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Water pressure may be reduced next week as risk of shortage extends into September

Minister Eoghan Murphy said the current level of rain “is nowhere near what we need”.

# hosepipe-ban - Friday 6 July, 2018

Irish Water has received 40 reports of people disobeying the hosepipe ban

Some 81 water schemes are at risk of drought and water restrictions are in place in a further 27 locations.

Another hot weekend in store as nationwide hosepipe ban kicks in

Irish Water has urged people to help conserve water over the next month.

# hosepipe-ban - Thursday 5 July, 2018

# hosepipe-ban - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Hosepipe ban: There has been fewer than 10 reports of water misuse

Those found in breach of the hosepipe ban could face a fine of €125.

'Minimum amount of water' used in 'essential' cleaning of Pope's Cross - OPW

Dublin is under a hosepipe ban.

Open Thread: Dublin's lord mayor says his car won't be washed... how are you conserving water?

Irish Water has issued a number of appeals for people to conserve water during the drought.

# hosepipe-ban - Monday 2 July, 2018

Poll: Would you report your neighbour for breaking the hosepipe ban? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you report your neighbour for breaking the hosepipe ban?

A hosepipe ban is now in operation in the Greater Dublin Area.

Dublin hosepipe ban in operation and bans in other areas to be announced

Anyone found in breach of the ban could potentially face a fine of €125.

# hosepipe-ban - Friday 29 June, 2018

Irish Water has imposed a hosepipe ban in Greater Dublin Area from Monday

Section 56 (16) of the Water Services Act 2007 allows for an effective ‘hosepipe ban’.

Irish Water set to announce specific bans on water use

In a statement, the company said the announcements would be made “shortly”.

# hosepipe-ban - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Water levels to be dropped in Dublin as temperatures soar

Irish Water has asked the public to conserve water where possible during the hot weather.

# hosepipe-ban - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Hosepipe ban put in place in South Tipperary

The ban will be in place until 13 August.