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The report found that upgrade works are needed to protect four beaches with poor quality bathing water at Clifden, Co Galway;  Merrion Strand, Loughshinny; and Sandymount strands in Co Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

There are 38 towns and villages across the State discharging raw sewage into the environment, according to a new report from the Environmental Protect(...)

Galway City Council workers placing sandbags at the Spanish Arch to prevent flooding by high tides during storm Callum in Galway city on Thursday Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The National Emergency Co-ordination Group has warned the public to stay away from coastal areas until the lifting of a Status Orange weather warning (...)

Happy Pear at home: David and Stephen Flynn have launched a tasty range of vegetarian ready meals

Shane Palmer and Charlotte Leonard Kane, whose Scéal Bakery has moved to bigger premises. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill Shane Palmer an(...)

Leitrim Surf Company: one of the nicest ways to explore Leitrim’s tiny but lovely coastline is on stand-up paddle tour

LEINSTER Cycle Wexford’s Euro Velo and the Norman trail Wexford has just launched its 120km section of the EuroVelo 1 route from Rosslare harbour to (...)

The route takes in a few coastal villages

This route takes in coastal scenery, a ferry crossing, a mountain with a road to the top with stunning views, and some charming seaside villages. You(...)

Increased interest: Fethard-on-Sea in Co Wexford. Photograph: Chris Hill

After a 45 per cent increase in transactions in 2014, there was only a modest rise in sales activity for Wexford last year, up just 4.5 per cent. T(...)