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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# no swimming

Last year
'People are so upset': Protests at Garda college after locals locked out of pool after 40 years
A report by
Niall O'Connor
Locals have told The Journal that they are no longer permitted to use the swimming pool – those affected include a Special Olympics team.
All time
# no swimming
People urged not to swim at two Dublin beaches due to E. coli bacteria
The cause of the bacteria in the water was not revealed by Fingal County Council.
# Malahide
People urged not to swim at Dublin beach due to unacceptable levels of bacteria
The cause is unknown and an investigation is underway.
# no swimming
ESB issues warning against swimming in reservoirs during Covid-19 crisis
ESB said it was concerned about the combination of good weather and more people off work and school.
# get out of it
Swimming forbidden at four Dublin beaches due to sewage discharge
The 72-hour warning was issued yesterday.
# no bathing
Planning a trip to Dollymount Strand? You're not allowed to swim there today
Dublin City Council has issued a bathing ban until its water tests are back tomorrow.
# Get Out
South Dublin and Salthill water not fit for swimming
And not for the first time. The water at Sandymount and Merrion Strands has been temporarily deemed not fit for swimmers.