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#River Liffey

# river-liffey - Today’s News

New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week
# Liffey Sweeper
# Liffey Sweeper

New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week

3 hours ago 19,234 Views 33 Comments

The Liffey Sweeper will remove litter from the upper part of the river.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically

Jan 21st 2020, 9:43 PM 27,021 Views 0 Comments

His co-accused stripped off when he made landfall on the city quays and was arrested naked, a court heard.

# river-liffey - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Man rescued from River Liffey this morning
# Inns Quay
# Inns Quay

Man rescued from River Liffey this morning

Oct 24th 2019, 8:41 AM 29,357 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade rescued the man at 7am this morning.

# river-liffey - Friday 4 October, 2019

Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port
# Fin Whale
# Fin Whale

Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port

Oct 4th 2019, 12:55 PM 36,730 Views 29 Comments

The Fin whale was spotted in Dublin port on Wednesday.

# river-liffey - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey
# Whale Watching
# Whale Watching

A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey

Oct 2nd 2019, 5:58 PM 39,291 Views 39 Comments

The whale was spotted in Dublin port earlier today.

# river-liffey - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday

Jul 31st 2019, 7:52 AM 36,089 Views 43 Comments

The capital experienced bouts of heavy rain yesterday afternoon.

# river-liffey - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?
# Let's Get Down To Quizness
# Let's Get Down To Quizness

Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:30 PM 41,481 Views 40 Comments

The river made headlines again this week when a dolphin was spotted swimming in it.

# river-liffey - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

'Not a run-of-the-mill sighting': Dublin flips out as dolphin spotted swimming in the River Liffey
# Get In The Sea
# Get In The Sea

'Not a run-of-the-mill sighting': Dublin flips out as dolphin spotted swimming in the River Liffey

Nov 28th 2018, 2:10 PM 36,534 Views 31 Comments

The dolphin was first spotted at around 9am this morning.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Open-air gigs, Oscar-nominated film workshops, and river racing: Culture Night programme goes live
# Culture Vultures
# Culture Vultures

Open-air gigs, Oscar-nominated film workshops, and river racing: Culture Night programme goes live

Aug 21st 2018, 6:46 PM 11,195 Views 5 Comments

More than 4,000 free events will take place across the country on 21 September.

# river-liffey - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel
# Naomh Eanna
# Naomh Eanna

Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel

Jul 5th 2018, 9:48 AM 41,965 Views 28 Comments

The ship, once used to carry passengers to the islands, has since fallen into disrepair.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe

Jul 25th 2017, 11:00 PM 36,366 Views 56 Comments

A number of people were photographed sitting in inflatable flamingos and unicorns in the river this afternoon.

# river-liffey - Sunday 7 May, 2017

These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat
# Cat Melodeon
From The Daily Edge
# Cat Melodeon

These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat

May 7th 2017, 8:57 AM 4,761 Views 3 Comments

Dozens of onlookers cheered as the cat was winched to safety.

# river-liffey - Friday 7 April, 2017

Three people rescued from River Liffey last night
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Three people rescued from River Liffey last night

Apr 7th 2017, 7:01 AM 39,278 Views 12 Comments

They are all in hospital.

# river-liffey - Sunday 25 December, 2016

A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning
# Rescue Operation
# Rescue Operation

A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning

Dec 25th 2016, 1:12 PM 27,909 Views 15 Comments

Firefighters and gardaí worked together to rescue the man.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay
# River Rescue
# River Rescue

Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay

Nov 15th 2016, 4:50 PM 20,239 Views 4 Comments

The woman was spotted in the water just after 12.30 pm.

# river-liffey - Friday 10 June, 2016

Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Jun 10th 2016, 12:18 PM 30,368 Views 17 Comments

Paul Downes rescued the man on Wednesday night.

# river-liffey - Thursday 19 May, 2016

10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous
# Build A Bridge
From The Daily Edge
# Build A Bridge

10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous

May 19th 2016, 4:57 PM 4,088 Views 1 Comment

You’d never guess she was 200 years old.

# river-liffey - Monday 16 May, 2016

Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey
# Tributes Paid
# Tributes Paid

Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey

May 16th 2016, 10:29 AM 46,172 Views 26 Comments

The 13-year-old died on Saturday after getting into trouble while swimming.

# river-liffey - Friday 18 March, 2016

This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning
# Sore Heads
From The Daily Edge
# Sore Heads

This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning

Mar 18th 2016, 7:46 AM 14,046 Views 4 Comments

Sail away, brave novelty green hat.

# river-liffey - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Two people rescued from River Liffey
# Ha'penny Bridge
# Ha'penny Bridge

Two people rescued from River Liffey

Sep 26th 2015, 9:23 AM 21,727 Views 7 Comments

One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.

# river-liffey - Monday 24 August, 2015

Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge
# Caragh
# Caragh

Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge

Aug 24th 2015, 6:34 PM 30,224 Views 17 Comments

A tractor struck the bridge recently causing the damage and because it is a protected structure it could be months before it is repaired.

# river-liffey - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat
# See The Sights
# See The Sights

Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat

Aug 16th 2015, 4:49 PM 49,168 Views 23 Comments

These visitors got a unique tour…

# river-liffey - Friday 17 July, 2015

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
# O'connell Bridge
# O'connell Bridge

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey

Jul 17th 2015, 9:02 PM 20,874 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred this afternoon.

# river-liffey - Monday 30 June, 2014

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Jun 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 40,630 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

# river-liffey - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity
# Dive In
# Dive In

Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity

May 31st 2014, 5:48 PM 14,911 Views 12 Comments

It might have been a nice day for a dip but we don’t envy them…

# river-liffey - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim

Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim

Aug 25th 2013, 2:21 PM 11,612 Views 14 Comments

Participants swam 2.2km, with the winner in the men’s race finishing in just 26.16 minutes.

# river-liffey - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?
# Name That Bridge
# Name That Bridge

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?

May 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 17,270 Views 137 Comments

Eighty-five official names were received by Dublin City Council, which was shortlisted to 17.

# river-liffey - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Witness appeal after man goes missing from floating bar on river Liffey
# Appeal
# Appeal

Witness appeal after man goes missing from floating bar on river Liffey

May 2nd 2013, 5:20 PM 19,257 Views 15 Comments

The body of the man was recovered earlier this week after the 25-year-old went missing last weekend.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Did you enjoy tonight's sunset?
# Stunning
# Stunning

Did you enjoy tonight's sunset?

Apr 9th 2013, 10:15 PM 19,453 Views 39 Comments

Breathe and relax.

# river-liffey - Friday 30 November, 2012

Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue
# Rescue
# Rescue

Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue

Nov 30th 2012, 8:40 AM 14,787 Views 30 Comments

Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade were deployed during the rescue operation last night.

# river-liffey - Friday 9 November, 2012

Woman rescued from River Liffey
# Rescue
# Rescue

Woman rescued from River Liffey

Nov 9th 2012, 4:48 PM 22,234 Views 41 Comments

The incident happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon at Usher’s Quay in Dublin city centre.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim

Aug 14th 2012, 4:34 PM 7,429 Views 18 Comments

Brrr…

# river-liffey - Monday 23 January, 2012

Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre

Jan 23rd 2012, 1:06 PM 4,915 Views 14 Comments

Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue late last night.

# river-liffey - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin

Jan 14th 2012, 3:20 PM 7,242 Views 3 Comments

Volunteer search and rescue teams are combing the River Liffey for signs of Ms. Riordan.

# river-liffey - Friday 13 January, 2012

Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge
# Where's The Love
# Where's The Love

Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge

Jan 13th 2012, 2:15 PM 39,490 Views 84 Comments

The padlocks, which were attached by couples as a sign of their ‘everlasting’ love, will be removed from any bridge upon which they appear, Dublin City Council has said.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Dec 27th 2011, 8:32 AM 6,210 Views 18 Comments

Nine things you should know this morning…

# river-liffey - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Praise from GAA president for Garda lost during Wicklow flooding
# Tributes
From The42
# Tributes

Praise from GAA president for Garda lost during Wicklow flooding

Oct 26th 2011, 3:14 PM 1,702 Views 11 Comments

The 25-year-old Kilbride clubman was part of Mick O’Dwyer’s senior football panel over two seasons.

# river-liffey - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Mirror image: Photographer catches Dublin in the Liffey
# Reflections
From The Daily Edge
# Reflections

Mirror image: Photographer catches Dublin in the Liffey

Oct 1st 2011, 9:15 AM 1,817 Views 10 Comments

See the capital city from a different angle in this photographic exhibition currently showing in the CHQ building…

# river-liffey - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Gallery: hundreds brave Dublin's annual Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim

Gallery: hundreds brave Dublin's annual Liffey Swim

Sep 3rd 2011, 6:33 PM 2,176 Views 4 Comments

The 91st annual event took place in the capital this afternoon.

# river-liffey - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Aug 9th 2011, 8:26 AM 2,320 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

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