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#Rules of the road

Over 35,000 drivers currently driving on their fourth or subsequent learner permit
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Over 35,000 drivers currently driving on their fourth or subsequent learner permit

Jul 8th 2020, 12:12 PM 25,661 Views 90 Comments

It emerged in recent days that Minister Barry Cowen drove on a learner’s permit when he was caught drink driving in 2016.

Some drivers exploiting quieter roads and behaving 'recklessly' during Covid-19 emergency
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Some drivers exploiting quieter roads and behaving 'recklessly' during Covid-19 emergency

Apr 22nd 2020, 4:47 PM 25,052 Views 95 Comments

There have been five deaths on Irish roads so far in April.

Poll: Should electric scooters be banned from public roads?
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Poll: Should electric scooters be banned from public roads?

Mar 4th 2019, 9:24 AM 43,296 Views 110 Comments

Dublin City Council has led calls for the two-wheeled vehicles to be banned.

Drivers who put cyclists at risk to be targeted, but it won't be mandatory to wear high-vis while on your bike
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Drivers who put cyclists at risk to be targeted, but it won't be mandatory to wear high-vis while on your bike

Jan 13th 2019, 7:00 AM 26,116 Views 239 Comments

Government plans to build on existing rules that govern cycling and driving rules.

Motorist caught cheating twice in same theory test - once with a bluetooth device
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Motorist caught cheating twice in same theory test - once with a bluetooth device

Updated Jan 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 52,616 Views 42 Comments

Six people were caught cheating in their theory test by RSA officials between 2017 and 2018.

The difference between zebra and pelican crossings: a simpleton's guide
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The difference between zebra and pelican crossings: a simpleton's guide

Dec 18th 2017, 3:50 PM 29,911 Views 0 Comments

And what to do when approaching them.

How to drive on a motorway: a numbskull's guide
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How to drive on a motorway: a numbskull's guide

Dec 4th 2017, 2:39 PM 9,089 Views 6 Comments

It’s really not that hard, people.

QUIZ: How Well Do You Remember The Rules of the Road?
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QUIZ: How Well Do You Remember The Rules of the Road?

Sep 12th 2016, 5:52 PM 59,035 Views 55 Comments

Buckle up – we’re going to tell you.

Wrong way round: Your guide to driving in Europe
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Wrong way round: Your guide to driving in Europe

May 6th 2016, 4:35 PM 3,288 Views 1 Comment

Navigating the mean streets of Europe can be daunting for the uninitiated motorist – we’re here to help.

The 5 golden rules of riding in a group
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The 5 golden rules of riding in a group

Jun 12th 2015, 10:10 PM 5,561 Views 5 Comments

If you’re new to cycling and just joined your first chain gang or weekend club run, a lot more goes into getting accepted by the group than just rocking up.

This pushy driver learned exactly why you never overtake on the inside
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# Rules Of The Road

This pushy driver learned exactly why you never overtake on the inside

Jul 21st 2014, 9:05 AM 6,158 Views 1 Comment

And got a lesson in karma.

Back off, buddy: Irish drivers love to 'tailgate'
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Back off, buddy: Irish drivers love to 'tailgate'

May 6th 2014, 9:08 AM 18,028 Views 145 Comments

Survey shows we have three main ways of dealing with impatient drivers.

11 things you might not know about cycling in Ireland
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# On Yer Bike

11 things you might not know about cycling in Ireland

May 14th 2013, 1:00 PM 55,232 Views 98 Comments

Let’s settle this red light thing for once and for all.

The burning question*: Do you hover on outside lane on dual carriageway?
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# Dilemma

The burning question*: Do you hover on outside lane on dual carriageway?

Apr 16th 2012, 1:18 PM 13,411 Views 136 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Cyclists should face on-the-spot fines for rule breaking - TD
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Cyclists should face on-the-spot fines for rule breaking - TD

Feb 28th 2012, 10:05 AM 2,840 Views 40 Comments

A cycling group has backed Kevin Humphreys’ call for better enforcement, but said there could be difficulties in practice.