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Heavy downpours cause flooding in Balbriggan

0 August 5, 2021

Heavy downpours caused flooding in Balbriggan this evening with Balrothery bearing the worst of the deluge.  With Met Eireann forecasting further thundery downpours tomorrow it looks like August is going to be a washout.    Looking back over previous years, in 2019 (more…)


Flash floods and rainbows in Balbriggan

0 July 20, 2017

The weather has certainly thrown everything at us today, from sunshine to torrential downpours,thunder and lightening, hailstones and to top it all of a double rainbow could be seen from all over the town.   Although it hasn’t rained for some time it would certainly appear that all (more…)


Heavy Rain Today and More on the Way!

0 November 13, 2014

Is it just our imagination or has it not stopped raining since Fine Gael Senator Martin Conway appeared on the Vincent Browne show to debate the issue and, in an attempt to say water needs to be paid for, told the nation that water “doesn’t fall from the sky”. (more…)


August Downpours Cause Flooding

0 August 3, 2014

Dublin was hardest hit by flooding as the east was soaked by torrential rain overnight on Friday night and all day Saturday. The recent fine weather was brought to an abrupt end as persistent rain battered the country. We headed out to check out how Balbriggan and surrounds was fairing out (more…)


High Tide at Balbriggan, Gormanston, Laytown & Bettystown

0 January 5, 2014

Only five days into 2014 and with another storm on the way it looks like mother nature is going to trough everything she can at us this year. We took a trip along the coast today to see how things looked. To show just how high the water levels were we have included some old pictures taken from the same spots to give a direct comparison. (more…)


Water, Water, Everywhere…

0 March 22, 2013

With further heavy rain forecast we took a spin out this evening to see how badly Balbriggan was affected and were amazed at the scenes that met us, the pitch and put at Ring Commons Sports Centre is completely under water and the river Bracken is a raging torrent. (more…)


Flooding in Balbriggan

0 October 24, 2011

The rain came down in buckets today and caused mayhem on the countries roads. All north bound trains out of Connolly station have been cancelled. Here are some photos we captured tonight in and around Balbriggan just to show how we were affected. (more…)