Northern Ireland

Two bodies recovered from Dublin's Grand Canal

The bodies of a man and woman have been recovered from the Grand Canal in Dublin. Both are believed to be in their late 20s.

The discovery, at Suir Road in Inchicore, was made shortly after 1200 GMT by a member of the public.

Irish police have preserved the scene for a technical examination and the State Pathologist's office has been notified.

Post mortem examinations are due to be carried out on Sunday.