Flooding

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 Emily Topka from Poland outside the Bastion Apartments in Athone, Co Westmeath, where she owns a ground floor appartment.  So far water has not entered the building. Photograph: RollingNews.ie

Twenty-three families who were evacuated from an apartment complex in Athlone, Co Westmeath, due to flooding were hoping to return to their home(...)

President Higgins meets local man Ephrain Cloney during a visit to flood-damaged areas of Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

President Michael D Higgins has urged politicians not to play political “football” with the floods, calling for greater co-operation between agencies (...)

Anyone who has experienced a flooding event knows how awful it can be in psychological terms because of the damage caused to structures and furnishing(...)

RTÉ reporter Ciaran Mullooly being interrupted by protesters  during an update on flooding in Athlone on Monday, January 4th.

RTÉ reporter Ciaran Mullooly was interrupted live on air by water charges protesters during Monday evening’s Six-One news bulletin. Mr Mullooly was (...)

President Michael D Higgins emerging from a house on Island Road, with local resident Maureen Peare, on a visit to flood-damaged areas of Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The floods in Enniscorthy delivered Cathal Brennan (7) his big opportunity. As President Michael D Higgins and his wife commiserated with Peter O’Bri(...)

Neighbours living in a flooded community in Co Clare stopped two men they believed were on their way to rob evacuated homes in a stolen Army boat. Stock photograph: Thinkstock

Neighbours living in a flooded community in Co Clare stopped two men they believed were on their way to rob evacuated homes in a stolen Army boat. Th(...)

Flooding at Springfield, Co Clare: Minister for Agriculture and the Marine Simon Coveney on a fact-finding mission. Photograph: Gareth Williams/Press 22

The Government will tomorrow approve a substantial increase in funding for flood relief and a new flood forecasting service as it intensifies efforts (...)

These canoeists make the most of the fast water, from the overflowing river Suir at Kilsheelan, Co Tipperary. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Tipperary County Council said on Sunday that the risk of high flooding in parts of the south of the county had “abated” although the situation will be(...)

Flooding at Springfield, Co Clare: Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney on a fact-finding mission. Photograph: Gareth Williams/Press 22

The possible relocation of flooded families is not a priority for Government, the Minister for Agriculture has said. Speaking during a visit in Clonl(...)

Members of the Lough Ree Sub Aqua Club bring sand bags up the flooded road in an effort to keep the waters for the house. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Vincent and Ann Brady from Lisserdrea, Co Roscommon have not slept for days because they are battling to save their family home as raging flood waters(...)

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