Children in Ballymun put themselves at serious risk as they use only a rope to climb up and down a block of flats.

Some amazing footage showing children in Ballymun abseiling down a building in an incredibly dangerous manner has surfaced on YouTube, leading to plenty of discussion.

The video was shared by 98FM, who added further information saying that an ambulance had to be called for one of the children who fell from the rope that they were using to scale up and down the block of flats.

They can be seen swinging from the sixth floor and jumping out the window holding on to the rope, completely unsupervised.

Via Reddit Ireland