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Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?
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Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?

Jan 27th 2021, 8:54 AM 92,540 Views 228 Comments

The WHO doesn’t think they should, but others disagree.

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show
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Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Sep 9th 2020, 4:16 PM 21,981 Views 50 Comments

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
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'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:24 PM 33,612 Views 52 Comments

There were 11 incidents in which the Luas made contact with vehicles from January to June of this year.

Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads
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Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads

Jun 10th 2020, 11:41 AM 12,897 Views 95 Comments

Roads around Ireland are getting busier as Covid-19 restrictions start to ease.

Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50
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Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50

Updated May 22nd 2020, 2:32 PM 59,884 Views 129 Comments

‘National Slow Down Day’ is taking place from 7am today until 7am tomorrow.

Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance
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Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance

Apr 18th 2020, 11:51 AM 26,270 Views 80 Comments

Loading bays and parking spaces will be removed to create space for people on bikes and on foot.

Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas
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Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas

Mar 4th 2020, 11:01 PM 15,726 Views 99 Comments

The Road Safety Authority also wants a greater roll-out of 30km/h limits in urban areas.

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles
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Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles

Dec 10th 2019, 3:03 PM 88,664 Views 84 Comments

Yaman Umuroğlu and Liam Molloy both shared details of the attacks online last night.

'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads
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'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads

Nov 20th 2019, 5:30 PM 25,830 Views 197 Comments

Bike activists appeared before an Oireachtas committee today.

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest
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Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest

Oct 10th 2019, 8:34 AM 43,370 Views 346 Comments

The demonstration has been organised in support of Extinction Rebellion.

Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare
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Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare

Aug 11th 2019, 2:16 PM 80,430 Views 47 Comments

Two cyclists were taken to hospital.

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
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'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jun 4th 2019, 10:51 AM 62,917 Views 57 Comments

Two pedestrians died after being struck by trams in separate incidents earlier this year.

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'
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Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

May 15th 2019, 6:59 PM 14,228 Views 102 Comments

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years
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Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years

May 12th 2019, 11:00 AM 17,987 Views 50 Comments

A cycling group has called on the NTA to alter its plans for the Glasnevin Station.

More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists
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More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists

Apr 10th 2019, 5:35 PM 12,334 Views 53 Comments

The annual Canal Cordon Report for 2018 tracks the mode of transport share of people coming into Dublin.

Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law
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Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law

Jan 20th 2019, 9:30 PM 18,535 Views 60 Comments

A planned new law was abandoned at the start of the year.

'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year
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'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year

Nov 5th 2018, 7:30 AM 23,023 Views 46 Comments

People breaking red lights and not paying attention are two of the main reasons for near-misses.

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014
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Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014

Oct 24th 2018, 6:23 PM 20,047 Views 0 Comments

Osborn Irabor will be sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on 12 November.

Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city
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Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city

Sep 2nd 2018, 9:00 PM 54,369 Views 151 Comments

The proposed design would see parked cars create a buffer between cyclists and traffic.

Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes
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Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes

Aug 28th 2018, 9:45 PM 26,800 Views 80 Comments

One garda fined six motorists in 25 minutes.

Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points?
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Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points?

Aug 14th 2018, 9:00 PM 32,114 Views 186 Comments

Is it time to get tough on motorists who block cycle lanes?

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points
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Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points

Aug 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 11,503 Views 78 Comments

Motorists continue to park on cycle lane because they face no consequences for doing so, said the party.

Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists
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Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

Aug 14th 2018, 2:47 PM 13,889 Views 142 Comments

A new law to require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads was announced in February.

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes
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'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes

Jun 25th 2018, 5:12 PM 13,272 Views 115 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said current regulation around cycle lanes was “light touch”.

New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes
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New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes

Updated Jun 12th 2018, 12:30 PM 55,836 Views 144 Comments

Sixteen new ‘core bus corridors’ are being planned in Dublin.

Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend
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Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend

May 2nd 2018, 7:34 AM 11,096 Views 210 Comments

To date in 2018, six cyclists have been killed on Irish roads.

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety
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Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety

Apr 25th 2018, 7:34 PM 28,490 Views 262 Comments

Four cyclists have died on Irish roads so far this year.

Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists
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Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

Feb 28th 2018, 2:29 PM 21,169 Views 271 Comments

The new law will require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads with a speed limit under 50 km/h.

Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day
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Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day

Jan 30th 2018, 6:05 AM 16,112 Views 140 Comments

Fifteen cyclists died in road traffic incidents last year.

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre
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Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre

Jan 25th 2018, 6:10 PM 50,285 Views 89 Comments

This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists
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The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

Dec 9th 2017, 8:15 AM 22,707 Views 158 Comments

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year
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'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year

Nov 21st 2017, 7:30 PM 17,026 Views 192 Comments

“Historically, I don’t think the government has taken cycling seriously as a mode of transport.”

Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA
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Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA

Sep 27th 2017, 10:35 PM 22,931 Views 98 Comments

“We’re five years into this process – it is unacceptable to go back to square one.”

China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'
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China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'

May 24th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,551 Views 18 Comments

More than three million rental bikes have been placed on Chinese streets.

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital
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A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

Apr 30th 2017, 10:49 AM 16,371 Views 32 Comments

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth
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Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth

Apr 14th 2017, 6:10 AM 95,407 Views 273 Comments

One cyclist said he was particularly concerned about one poster – in spite of its cartoonish style.

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets
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Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets

Apr 12th 2017, 3:45 PM 15,166 Views 117 Comments

Sergeants and inspectors said they want people to take responsibility for their safety on the roads.

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City
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# Luas Cross City

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City

Mar 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 18,354 Views 10 Comments

There are children in senior infants who are younger than the Luas Cross City works.

Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes?
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Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes?

Dec 18th 2016, 10:00 AM 24,892 Views 262 Comments

There’s only so much space out there.

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?
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What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?

Oct 28th 2016, 4:33 PM 23,170 Views 90 Comments

Dublin City Council wants to know.

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