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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# river barrow

Last year
# Investigation
Concerns over data submitted by Wexford power plant to EPA
Independent report alleges a ‘major issue’ with water quality monitoring near SSE’s Great Island Power Station.
# river barrow
Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy
A member of the public removed the man from the River Barrow and attempted to resuscitate him.
All time
# Athy
Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare
Declan Reid had been missing since he and his son got into difficulty at Ardreigh Lock outside Athy on Sunday.
# ardreigh lock
Search resumes along River Barrow for man missing after kayak accident
A child was rescued from the water and treated at the scene by paramedics on Sunday.
# Get over it
Ireland's longest bridge opens on Wexford-Kilkenny border
The Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge will cross the River Barrow between Wexford and Kilkenny.
# heroism
Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow
Michael Lyons’ quick reaction could have made the difference between life and death for 18-month-old Max.
# river barrow
Body found in search for missing Paul Davey (21)
Searches for the 21-year-old have been taking place for the last three weeks, with volunteers from across the region taking part.
# Body Recovered
Body found in River Barrow believed to be that of missing Carlow woman
Bernie Motley has been missing since January.
# Wexford
Body found in Wexford identified as 66-year-old Stacia Purcell
The woman had been missing since 30 October.
# Aoife Phelan
Man questioned over Aoife Phelan murder released without charge
The man in his mid-20s was released overnight as searches continue for the missing Laois woman.
# Aoife Phelan
Searches continue throughout day for Aoife Phelan
The man arrested in connection with the investigation into her disappearance is still being questioned by gardaí.