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# River Liffey

This year
'Slaughtering the Liffey': The long battle to monitor Ireland's largest water treatment plant
Due to a quirk in planning regulations, the only agency providing oversight for discharges from the plant in Ballymore Eustace is Kildare County Council.
Last year
Country's largest drinking water treatment plant breached regulations several times in 2023
The regulator of the Uisce Éireann facility in Ballymore Eustace found there were non-compliant concentrations of chemicals discharging into the Liffey.
The plant supplies water to approximately 50% of the Dublin population
Kildare County Council continues to wait for a report into how Uisce Éireann intends to resolve highlighted issues
The company was prosecuted last summer for water pollution offences related to discharge from the plant
Uisce Éireann fined €5,000 for pollution that killed fish in the River Liffey
All time
'It is an unusual record': Dolphin spotted in River Liffey on Saturday
'The government needs to get a backbone': Fishers meet with Minister McConalogue after protest
New 'sweeper' boat to collect rubbish and plastic from the River Liffey four days a week
Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically
Man rescued from River Liffey this morning
Whale spotted in River Liffey found dead near Dublin Port
A whale has been spotted in the River Liffey
Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday
Quiz: How much do you know about the River Liffey?
'Not a run-of-the-mill sighting': Dublin flips out as dolphin spotted swimming in the River Liffey
Open-air gigs, Oscar-nominated film workshops, and river racing: Culture Night programme goes live
Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel
Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe
These kind souls threw a lifebuoy into the Liffey to rescue a poor stranded cat
Three people rescued from River Liffey last night
A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning
Woman rescued from River Liffey at Wood Quay
Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena
10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous
Tributes paid to boy who drowned in River Liffey
This sad Dublin sight sums up the whole country this morning
Two people rescued from River Liffey
Small Kildare village 'isolated' after collision damage to access bridge
Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat
Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
Pics: Brave swimmers take to the Liffey for charity
Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim
Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?
Witness appeal after man goes missing from floating bar on river Liffey
Did you enjoy tonight's sunset?
Woman in critical condition after River Liffey rescue
Woman rescued from River Liffey
In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre
Search for Monica Riordan underway in Dublin
Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge