The bathing season commenced on a number of beaches in County Wicklow on Wednesday 1st June.
During this season there will be lifeguards on beaches at Bray South Promenade, Greystones South Beach, The Harbour Wicklow Town, Brittas Bay North and South beaches and Arklow South Beach from 11am to 7pm daily.
It is advisable to swim on a patrolled beach for increased safety.
Please note that Brittas Bay North & South Beaches and Greystones South Beach are Blue Flag Beaches and dogs are not permitted on these beaches. This is a condition of the An Taisce Blue Flag criteria. Could all dog owners please ensure they adhere to this. Dogs will be welcomed back onto these beaches on 16th September 2022.