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#Royal Canal

# royal-canal - Monday 28 October, 2019

People warned not to swim in Royal Canal after outbreak of rat-borne disease

Leptospirosis is particularly a hazard for people who participate in outdoor sports.

# royal-canal - Sunday 21 April, 2019

'We think we're making a difference': The volunteers cleaning all along the banks of the Royal Canal

We went out with the Royal Canal Clean-Up Group earlier this month.

# royal-canal - Friday 22 March, 2019

Report of invasive rodent species spotted along Royal Canal most likely case of 'mistaken identity'

Waterways Ireland believes the sighting was likely that of a native otter.

# royal-canal - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Boy jailed for 12 months as Dublin cyclists blighted by canals menace

A judge told the Children’s Court that the jailed teen’s criminality was of an “almost unimaginable” level.

# royal-canal - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Pictures: Homeless man who rescued his rabbit from the Liffey in 2011 now lives on Royal canal with his dogs

John Byrne was photographed living on the Royal Canal with his friend and dogs.

# royal-canal - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

The body of a man was taken out of the Grand Canal this morning

The body was retrieved by gardaí.

# royal-canal - Monday 18 May, 2015

20-year-old motorcyclist killed in crash along Dublin canal

It is understood the man was driving along the path beside the canal at the time.

# royal-canal - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Taxi driver whose car was hijacked speaks of "deep sympathy" for crash victims' families

Matthew Ilori’s taxi was stolen at knifepoint at the weekend. Moments later, two men in their 20s died when the car crashed at speed into a bridge on the Dublin quays.

# royal-canal - Monday 15 July, 2013

Blind man walks 140km from Longford to Dublin to help wheelchair users

Rahim Nazarali has only five per cent eyesight but walked along the Royal Canal to raise money for the Irish Wheelchair Association.

# royal-canal - Monday 27 August, 2012

Donegal fan drowns in Dublin's Royal Canal

The 24-year-old fell into the canal last night and was pronounced dead early this morning.

# royal-canal - Thursday 8 March, 2012

From The42 No divided loyalties: Heary chooses Bohs as Shelbourne visit Dalymount Dublin Derby

No divided loyalties: Heary chooses Bohs as Shelbourne visit Dalymount

The former Shels right-back knows there is no room for sentiment as his team seek first league win.

# royal-canal - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Gardaí issue witness appeal over serious Dublin assault

A man in his 20s was found with serious injuries on the banks of the Royal Canal in Dublin 7 yesterday afternoon.

# royal-canal - Monday 12 December, 2011

Man gets life for murder of Michaela Davis

Twelve-year-old Davis was raped and strangled by Jonathan Byrne in August 2010.

# royal-canal - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Man's body pulled from Royal Canal

Gardai are looking for information on how a man fell into the canal early this morning.

# royal-canal - Monday 30 August, 2010

Man charged in court with Michaela Davis murder

18-year-old Jonathan Byrne has been charged with the murder of a young girl in Dublin.

# royal-canal - Sunday 29 August, 2010

A MAN IS being questioned by gardaí over the death of a 12-year-old girl, whose body was found on the banks of the Royal Canal in west Dublin yesterday. A postmortem is due to be carried out this afternoon. Gardaí are treating the girl’s death as suspicious.