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Thursday 8 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# wicklow way

Last year
# Moylisha Hill
Local residents campaign against lithium exploration along Wicklow-Carlow border
The world’s largest lithium producer has been investigating the area since 2013.
All time
# The mighty quinn
Ireland defender pledges future to Arsenal and re-signs with league champions
Wicklow native Louise Quinn has rounded off an excellent season with a new deal.
# serious support
'You can do all three - working, being a mom, playing football'
Wicklow and Foxrock-Cabinteely star Lorna Fusciardi says you shouldn’t give up your hobby because you have a baby.
Compensation culture: 'We can’t apply health and safety standards to the great outdoors'
If the Wicklow Way compensation case was successful it would have set a disastrous precedent, writes Andrew Doyle.
# Courts
High Court overturns €40,000 damages payout to woman who fell on Wicklow Way
The judge said the woman was genuine, but had been negligent when she fell.
# wicklow way case
Walkers 'should know what surface they're putting their foot on', court hears
Teresa Wall was previously awarded €40,000 after injuring herself in a fall.
# court appeal
Wicklow Way could "disintegrate" if €40k in damages awarded to walker
Some Wicklow Way landowners are allegedly considering withdrawing permission allowing hillwalkers on their lands if the ruling stands.
# Sally Gap
Woman who won €40k in damages after Wicklow fall faces questions over version of events
Teresa Wall says he fall was caused by a hole in old railway sleepers.
# wicklow way
Parks service appeals €40,000 payout for woman who fell while hillwalking
Teresa Wall said her foot had snagged in a hole in one of the old railway sleepers that made up the boardwalk.
# wicklow way
Farmers say €40,000 hill walker judgement a "serious concern"
The IFA are worried that hill walkers could have accidents on their lands.
# Lawsuit
Walker who fell and cut her knee while hiking Wicklow Way wins €40k in damages
The judgement will have serious repercussions for Ireland’s national parks.
# wicklow way
The €40k hiking damages judgement will be appealed as hillwalkers fight back
Mountaineering Ireland says personal responsibility is important.
# wicklow way challenge
The men battling blisters and 'nonsense' to complete the 130km Wicklow Way hike in 48 hours
John Murphy and Chris Flood are planning to hike the whole way from Dublin to Clonegal in aid of the Irish Cancer Society.