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New Book Celebrates 'History Of Irish Water Safety'

10th December 2015
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Irish Water Safety's long and proud history has been published, thanks to the wonderful efforts of author Tiarnan O'...

Posted by Irish Water Safety on Wednesday, 9 December 2015

#WaterSafety - Irish Water Safety's "long and proud history" has been paid tribute in a new book by author Tiarnan O'Sullivan

The History of Irish Water Safety is the culmination of two years of research by the Cork-based writer, who has been involved with IWS since 2002 both as a pool and beach lifeguard and as an instructor and committee secretary.

The result, published just in time for Christmas, comprises 288 pages of reflections and remembrances from people involved in the organisation right back to its very beginnings in 1945.

Available to order from Irish Water Safety, The Long Walk, Galway or online via [email protected], the book costs €25 for the hardback edition and €15 for the paperback.

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