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#Wicklow Mountains

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

5ft-long Burmese python found in Wicklow Mountains

It’s believed the python was abandoned – the female python is not in good health.

# wicklow-mountains - Friday 17 May, 2019

Deliberate fire in Wicklow Mountains' 'Coronation Plantation' sparks probe

The Coronation plantation dates back to 1831 and was one of the first attempts at commercial forestry in Ireland.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Fundraiser set up for family of man who died in Wicklow mountains paragliding accident

Ralph Skora lived in north Dublin with his wife and two children.

# wicklow-mountains - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Council criticises 'uncontrolled burning' as Irish Air Corps drops 42,000 litres on Wicklow fires Gorse Fires This post contains videos

Council criticises 'uncontrolled burning' as Irish Air Corps drops 42,000 litres on Wicklow fires

Firefighters have been battling blazes along the Wicklow-Dublin border since Monday.

# wicklow-mountains - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Four arrested over killing of woman whose remains were found in 30km area of Wicklow Mountains

62 year-old Patricia O’Connor’s remains were discovered by a member of the public in June 2017.

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 11 August, 2018

'This is the James Bond style entrance': The ESB plant that's hidden deep inside a Wicklow mountain Deeper Underground This post contains videos

'This is the James Bond style entrance': The ESB plant that's hidden deep inside a Wicklow mountain

We were given a tour of the site’s reservoirs and tunnels to find out how it all works.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Hikers warned of 'heat exhaustion' as warm spell leads to spike in mountain rescue callouts

The Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team has reported over 60 callouts so far this year.

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 14 July, 2018

'A minority spoiling it for everyone': Increase in rubbish left in Dublin and Wicklow mountains during hot spell

Volunteers who have been clearing the litter have found whole campsites left behind by people who stayed overnight.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Man in his 40s arrested in connection with the Patricia O'Connor murder investigation

The 61-year-old grandmother’s remains were found scattered across the Wicklow Mountains in June.

# wicklow-mountains - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Three people arrested in Patricia O’Connor murder investigation released

Yesterday, a 73-year-old man and two women aged 19 and 38 were arrested.

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Three more arrests in Patricia O'Connor murder investigation

The 61-year-old grandmother’s remains were found scattered across the Wicklow Mountains in June.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 24 July, 2017

'We want to attract people to the region. Cars getting broken into like this does not look good'

The problem of theft from cars in the Wicklow Mountains is one that persists each and every year, say gardaí.

# wicklow-mountains - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Council plans massive €19m visitors centre and tree top walkway at Hellfire Club Oh Hell No This post contains a poll

Council plans massive €19m visitors centre and tree top walkway at Hellfire Club

Critics say the plans will damage the natural environment of the mountainous region.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 13 February, 2017

Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions

The road is currently impassable.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 16 January, 2017

Dog walkers asked to stop using Wicklow Mountains after sheep killed

Similar calls were made in rural Kerry last August after 40 sheep were killed in on a West Kerry farm.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Night vision CCTV to monitor illegal dumping hotspots in Wicklow mountains

The move aims to combat the worsening fly tipping problem in the region.

# wicklow-mountains - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

The Wicklow Mountains National Park has just got 5,000 acres bigger

The Featherbeds could become the centrepiece for a new tourism strategy for South Dublin.

# wicklow-mountains - Sunday 10 January, 2016

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 17 October, 2015

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Wicklow mountains are a winter wonderland in stunning drone footage Wicklow Pole

The Wicklow mountains are a winter wonderland in stunning drone footage

Lugnaquilla, you’re looking spectacular.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Belgian man rescued after falling on steep ground at waterfall

The rescue teams had to take measures to ensure he wouldn’t slip any further during the rescue.

# wicklow-mountains - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Fears for George Manson's safety as search continues

The 76-year-old has not been seen since Sunday.

# wicklow-mountains - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

PICS: Cars stranded after icy conditions on the Sally Gap vandalised Vandalism This post contains images

PICS: Cars stranded after icy conditions on the Sally Gap vandalised

At least two cars were found with their windows smashed, seats ripped and batteries removed.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 25 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# wicklow-mountains - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Stranded motorists rescued from snow hit Wicklow mountains

Wicklow Mountain Rescue has asked motorists to avoid roads around the Sally Gap area as some became stuck in the snow overnight.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 7 January, 2013

Five rescued from Wicklow mountains in two separate incidents

The two groups, one of which had been split up, were rescued on a busy day for Dublin and Wicklow mountain rescue.

# wicklow-mountains - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Girl Guide leader rescued from Wicklow Mountains

This was the second call out in as many days for the Wicklow & Dublin Mountain Rescue teams.

# wicklow-mountains - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Three operations in three days for Wicklow Mountain Rescue

Last night, a 32-year-old cyclist was rescued after a bad crash.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 28 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Monday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains

The teenagers all sustained leg injuries during a hike around the Glendalough valley.

# wicklow-mountains - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Man charged in connection with murder of Marioara Rostas

The body of 18-year-old Marioara Rostas was discovered in the Wicklow Mountains in January.

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

In today’s 9 at 9: The Government tries to cut cost of bank rescue package; Dublin bins situation escalates; double car bombing in Iraq.

Investigation into Wicklow Mountains body find continues

Gardaí have not confirmed the identity of the remains found yesterday during a search for a missing teenager.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 23 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

Human remains discovered in the Wicklow Mountains

Gardaí had been carrying out a search operation in the area in connection with the disappearance of a teenager.

# wicklow-mountains - Monday 24 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s Fix: Áras campaign hits the home stretch, east coast lashed by heavy rain, a dramatic mountain rescue in Wicklow and the DUP councillor’s take on THAT Rihanna video…

# wicklow-mountains - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Mountain rescue crews launch four operations in one day in Wicklow area

The Easter bank holiday proved a busy day on the Wicklow Mountains, as a record number of rescues were mounted in response to distress calls.

# wicklow-mountains - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Walkers rescued from Wicklow Mountains

Rescue teams carried injured woman 2.5km down mountain last night after her group became caught in descending cloud on Lugnaquillia.