Thursday 19 July 2018

In Pictures: Ireland takes in the sunshine as temperatures sizzle

HOT: Sunbathers at Brittas Bay yesterday. Photo: Neil Carson
HOT: Sunbathers at Brittas Bay yesterday. Photo: Neil Carson
Sophie Ducasse (5) having fun in Skerries Pic:Mark Condren
Local children jump into Lake Corrib from Kilbeg Pier near Headford, Co. Galway during yesterdays heatwave. Photo: Tony Gavin 27/6/2018
Oussari, a male amur tiger, takes a dip in the water at Dublin Zoo as temperatures continue to soar. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday June 29, 2018. See PA story IRISH Zoo. Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire
Beach Life Guards Oisin Corrigan and Briege Devaney on duty at the Bull Wall at Dollymount Beach. Pic Steve Humphreys 28th June 2018
From l to r are, cousins, Katie Kelly, 11, Sadie Duff, 3, Noah Duff, 20 months, Abbie Kelly, 10, from donnycarney enjoying the good weather in Clontarf. Picture credit; Damien Eagers 27/6/2018
Anthony and Sinead O’Farrell from Glenealy County Wickow with their dogs Gus and Millie in Ballina County Tipperary Pic:Mark Condren
Aveen McKenna Pereira, aged 4, from clontarf 4 enjoys the good weather in Clontarf. Picture credit; Damien Eagers 27/6/2018
Man at sea at Dollymount Beach. Pic Steve Humphreys 28th JUne 2018
Sophia Lavrinovica 2 from Blanchardstown enjoying the good weather on Portmarnock Beach Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Enjoying the heatwave in Ballina and Killaloe Pic:Mark Condren 26.6.2018
Girls pictured enjoying the water at Portmarnock Beach. PIC COLIN O’RIORDAN
Enjoying the heatwave in Ballina and Killaloe Pic:Mark Condren 26.6.2018
28 Jun 2018; General view of boys from Malahide and Clontarf playing rugby in the sunshine on Burrow Beach, Sutton, Dublin. Picture: Caroline Quinn
Repro Free Thursday 28th JUne 2018. Ships of all shapes and sizes have sailed into Galway Harbour this week for Irelands largest and most spectacular maritime festival, taking place this weekend. Among Galways ship-filled Harbour, will be a 45 metre super pelagic trawler, Girl Stephanie. This is a rare opportunity to tour a pelagic trawler and to talk to the Conneely family about life in Irelands fishing sector and to learn about fish stocks and the sustainable fishing in Ireland. Pictured welcoming Girl Stephanie to SeaFest are MacDara (8) and Seren (5) from Galway. Picture Jason Clarke
A man jumps into the sea at Salthill beach during sunny weather in Galway, Ireland June 26, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Diarmuid Earley (4) from Kildare enjoying the good weather Photo Gareth Chaney Collins
Alana Phelan enjoys the sunny weather in Galway’s Eyre Square. Picture: Xposure
People enjoying the good weather on Portmarnock Beach Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Christine DeOliveira and April Solon in St Stephen’s
Lauren Chaney and her brother Darragh enjoying the sun on Bull Island Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Cael Skehan enjoying the weather on Bull Island Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

People are taking to the streets, parks and beaches to soak up the summer sun while it's here

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