Registered in Ireland: 523712. "Beautiful beach very … 05:03. slide 1 of 1. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. This will remain the case until water conditions return to normal and test-results are clear. Eight beaches in Dublin have been closed to swimmers following the heavy rainfall last night. Merrion Strand. Seapoint, Sandycove, the 40 foot, Killiney and Whiterock have been closed because of a wastewater leak. Last month, eight Dublin beaches were closed when sewage poured out of the plant during another yellow warning for rain. Two Dublin beaches have been closed following a sewage spill. Dalkey Island, Dalkey. At 3.5 kilometres long, there’s plenty of room for exploring, while the area is peppered with sand dunes and rock pools. Something to bear in mind if you planned on going for a swim this weekend. The popular Dublin bathing spots at Seapoint, Sandycove and the Forty Foot have been closed to the public until further notice. Last night's heavy rain triggered an overflow, which sent partially-treated sewage into Dublin Bay. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. People have been advised to avoid the water at Seapoint, Sandycove, the Forty Foot, Killiney and Whiterock until at least 6pm on Saturday in south Dublin. Blanchardstown, Ireland 17 contributions 3 helpful votes. Dublin City Council said that it received notification from Irish Water that there had been a significant overflow from the storm storage tanks at the Ringsend Wastewater treatment plant into the River Liffey during the early hours of this morning. I am holidaying in late Aug for 5 days arriving at Dublin airport with boyfriend and 2 kids (13 and 10 yrs).. We all love beaches but didn't relish the drive across to South West(and been before), and were told there are some nice coastal places in Wexford or Waterford?. Eight beaches in Dublin have been closed to swimmers following the heavy rainfall last night. Last night’s heavy rain triggered an overflow, which sent partially-treated sewage into Dublin Bay. Too much wastewater has discharged at several treatment facilities in the area because of heavy rain over the past 48 hours. Three of Dublin's best known beaches have been closed due to a sewage spill. All beaches with reported restrictions. However, Sandycove Beach will remain closed for bathing for now, pending further test results expected tomorrow. Lilliput, Lough Ennell. Michael O'Toole wrote a review Nov 2020. It’s hard to get to, but that just makes this little scoop of sand all the more … Bathers have been ordered to keep away from Dollymount, Sandymount and Merrion beaches. © Irish Examiner Ltd, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork. Eight beaches in Dublin have been closed to swimmers following the heavy rainfall last night. People have been advised to avoid the water at Seapoint, Sandycove, the Forty Foot, Killiney and Whiterock until at least 6pm on Saturday. Find the best Beaches near you on Yelp - see all Beaches open now. Regulated Bathing Water. Last night’s heavy rain triggered an overflow, which sent partially-treated sewage into Dublin … Trá Bán, Great Blasket, Co. Kerry – rolling green hills. Dublin City Council has said it hopes it will to be able to lift the temporary precautionary bathing water notices placed at Dollymount, Sandymount and Merrion beaches by … Gardaí and local councils may be asked to close public places like beaches, parks and caravan parks where social distancing is not being practiced to curb the spread of … Dollymount is shut to swimmers after the Ringsend Wastewater treatment plant was unable to cope with a low-level rainfall warning. © Irish Examiner Ltd, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork. Update: Another bathing ban has been introduced on some beaches in south Dublin. Of all the beaches in Dublin, this has got to be one of the most famous … Eight beaches in Dublin have been closed to swimmers following the heavy rainfall last night. A number of south Dublin beaches have been closed to swimmers following the latest waste water overflow incident at Ringsend. Seapoint, Sandycove, the 40 foot, Killiney and Whiterock have been closed because of a wastewater leak. This was as a result of the significant rainfall overnight. 'Following consultations with the HSE, Dublin City Council placed Precautionary Bathing … Last month, eight Dublin beaches were closed when sewage poured out of the plant during another yellow warning for rain. Hi all. Trá Bán or ‘White Strand’, is one of our remote … 'Following consultations with the HSE, Dublin City Council placed Precautionary Bathing … Portrane, the Brook Beach. Malahide Beach. Last night's heavy rain triggered an overflow, which sent partially-treated sewage into Dublin Bay and the River Liffey. Earlier (8:29pm): A Dublin beach seen a bathing ban imposed because of a sewage overflow. Last month, eight Dublin beaches were closed when sewage poured out of the plant during another yellow warning for rain. #35 of 229 Outdoor Activities in County Dublin. From Thursday following a Garda instruction, the council has closed the Causeway Road leading to Bull Island and Dollymount Beach, banning cars from parking along the 1.5km road. Dalkey Island, Dalkey. For the moment swimmers have been banned at Dollymount and Sandymount strands. Registered in Ireland: 523712. White Rock, Killiney Killiney is one of four Blue Flag beaches in Dublin (Seapoint, Portrane and Portmarnock are the others), but its stone-ridden sands don’t always provide a swim to match the sweeping views. Swimming restrictions for three Dublin beaches have been lifted - but the ban remains in place at Sandycove Beach for now. Dollymount is shut to swimmers after the Ringsend Wastewater treatment plant was unable to cope with a low-level rainfall warning. Ballyloughane Beach. "Great beach so close to … Conor Heneghan. Seapoint, Sandycove, the 40 foot, Killiney and Whiterock have been closed because of a wastewater leak. Expand. It’s hard to get to, but that just makes this little scoop of sand all the more … Boasting pretty views of Lambay Island, Howth Peninsula and Malahide Estuary, Balcarrick/Donabate Beach is a fine spot for walking and canoeing and one of the most popular Dublin beaches. Eight Dublin beaches have been closed to swimmers because of a significant wastewater leak. Sign up to to get the latest news direct to your inbox daily at 1pm. Two south-Dublin beaches have been closed following sewage overflows from pumping station. 54 reviews. Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council (dlr) confirmed that the five beaches will be closed until at least 6pm tomorrow evening. Reported Restriction. Dublin Beach Closures. Dublin City Council has said it hopes it will to be able to lift the temporary precautionary bathing water notices placed at Dollymount, Sandymount and Merrion beaches by tomorrow. Four beaches along the north of Dublin have been closed due to “disastrous” levels of pollution. 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