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Nearly 1,000 drivers caught breaking the speed limit during national 'Slow Down Day'
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Nearly 1,000 drivers caught breaking the speed limit during national 'Slow Down Day'

Mar 27th 2021, 12:22 PM 25,966 Views 66 Comments

Over a 24-hour period,150,605 vehicles were checked.

Driver caught speeding at 173km/h on N7
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Driver caught speeding at 173km/h on N7

May 24th 2020, 3:55 PM 29,978 Views 89 Comments

Gardaí are urging people to slow down this weekend.

More than 1,000 drivers caught speeding on national ‘Slow Down Day'
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More than 1,000 drivers caught speeding on national ‘Slow Down Day'

May 23rd 2020, 1:01 PM 18,152 Views 55 Comments

Officers had been checking cars over a 24-hour period.

'Lowering speed is crucial': Gardaí detect motorist driving 138km/h in an 80km/h zone
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'Lowering speed is crucial': Gardaí detect motorist driving 138km/h in an 80km/h zone

Oct 18th 2019, 8:08 PM 13,479 Views 58 Comments

The driver was detected speeding during An Garda Síochána’s National Slow Down Day today.

'154km/h in 100 zone': Gardaí catch 304 drivers above speed limit on national slow down day
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'154km/h in 100 zone': Gardaí catch 304 drivers above speed limit on national slow down day

May 25th 2019, 2:03 PM 14,832 Views 34 Comments

Over the 24-hour period, gardaí and GoSafe checked a total of 195,768 vehicles.

More than 400 drivers caught speeding on St Stephen's Day
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More than 400 drivers caught speeding on St Stephen's Day

Dec 27th 2018, 12:37 PM 27,516 Views 84 Comments

Gardaí had asked drivers to slow down as speeding is a major factor in fatal collisions.

Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare
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Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare

Nov 23rd 2018, 4:43 PM 40,007 Views 68 Comments

In recent months, 32 motorists have been prosecuted for dangerous driving between junctions 8 and 11 on the M7.

177km in a 120 zone: 276 motorists caught speeding on National Slow Down Day
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177km in a 120 zone: 276 motorists caught speeding on National Slow Down Day

Oct 20th 2018, 11:29 AM 16,146 Views 72 Comments

Over 100,000 cars were checked, but only a small number were speeding.

Gardaí catch 133 vehicles over the speed limit so far on National Slow Day
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Gardaí catch 133 vehicles over the speed limit so far on National Slow Day

Oct 19th 2018, 6:08 PM 21,904 Views 83 Comments

The 24-hour operation remains in place until 7am tomorrow.

Annual house price growth in Dublin slows to 2.7% as average three bed semi now costs €443,333
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Annual house price growth in Dublin slows to 2.7% as average three bed semi now costs €443,333

Sep 24th 2018, 7:47 AM 19,393 Views 51 Comments

Experts have said the Central Bank’s lending restrictions are behind the slowdown.

'D4 is now D30': Signs put up around Dublin to 'promote benefits' of 30km speed limit
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'D4 is now D30': Signs put up around Dublin to 'promote benefits' of 30km speed limit

Aug 27th 2018, 2:06 PM 22,574 Views 57 Comments

Dublin City Council said it is aiming to encourage Dubliners to get out and be more active.

Gardaí stop driver who was going 158kph on 100kph road
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Gardaí stop driver who was going 158kph on 100kph road

Jul 21st 2018, 3:10 PM 48,109 Views 113 Comments

The speed limit on the road is 100kmph.

Gardaí out in force for 24-hour slow down operation
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Gardaí out in force for 24-hour slow down operation

May 25th 2018, 9:25 AM 21,006 Views 75 Comments

Some 87 roads policing members have been newly appointed and this is due to increase to 150 by the end of the year.

Drivers warned of 'sudden hailstone showers' ahead of severe weather forecast
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Drivers warned of 'sudden hailstone showers' ahead of severe weather forecast

Jan 31st 2018, 11:59 AM 22,910 Views 18 Comments

Met Eireann have issued several wind and snow-ice warnings for this afternoon.

Apple admits it slows down some older iPhones - but says it has a good reason for doing it
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Apple admits it slows down some older iPhones - but says it has a good reason for doing it

Dec 21st 2017, 6:21 PM 22,201 Views 54 Comments

Theories have often abounded that older phones would become obsolete automatically.

Gardaí called after motorist verbally abused school traffic warden
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Gardaí called after motorist verbally abused school traffic warden

Sep 10th 2017, 4:02 PM 27,900 Views 37 Comments

Fingal County Council is urging motorists in the vicinity of local schools to slow down.

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis
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Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis

Aug 6th 2017, 6:50 AM 13,466 Views 46 Comments

The average speed cameras at the tunnel came into force in May.

Driver to face court after gardaí clock car travelling at over 190 km/h
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Driver to face court after gardaí clock car travelling at over 190 km/h

Jul 18th 2017, 3:08 PM 48,395 Views 75 Comments

Traffic officers also dealt with a souped-up motorbike in Wicklow this afternoon.

These areas will have the speed limits on their roads reduced to 30km/hr this week
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These areas will have the speed limits on their roads reduced to 30km/hr this week

May 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 36,979 Views 97 Comments

The expansion will come into effect from midnight on Tuesday 30 May.

Gardaí catch driver travelling 51km/h over the limit in crackdown on speeding
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Gardaí catch driver travelling 51km/h over the limit in crackdown on speeding

May 26th 2017, 12:53 PM 37,887 Views 87 Comments

Gardaí said the speed of 34,000 vehicles were checked this morning all across the country.

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city
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30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city

Mar 31st 2017, 7:53 AM 17,929 Views 84 Comments

“We are confident that this will save lives,” said Dublin City Council engineer Andy Walsh.

Drivers in Dublin and Cork most likely to have broken speed limits recently
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Drivers in Dublin and Cork most likely to have broken speed limits recently

Feb 26th 2017, 10:51 AM 11,259 Views 39 Comments

According to a survey by TheAA, Dublin and Cork had the highest number of drivers who broke the speed limit in the past month.

Gardaí caught a driver going 148kph on a foggy 100kph stretch of road this morning
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Gardaí caught a driver going 148kph on a foggy 100kph stretch of road this morning

Feb 19th 2017, 4:36 PM 39,857 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí in Naas also caught a motorist driving at 185kph.

Limerick teen arrested for driving scrambler on footpath on St Stephen's day
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Limerick teen arrested for driving scrambler on footpath on St Stephen's day

Dec 28th 2016, 2:18 PM 31,423 Views 46 Comments

Gardaí confirmed there were a lot of pedestrians in the area ahead of the Munster vs. Leinster rugby match.

30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads
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30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads

Dec 6th 2016, 9:04 AM 12,545 Views 88 Comments

Councillor Ciaran Cuffe said there is strong academic evidence that this move can save lives.

Driver caught speeding in Cork... at nearly 150 miles per hour
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Driver caught speeding in Cork... at nearly 150 miles per hour

Nov 26th 2016, 7:26 AM 30,432 Views 93 Comments

The incident happened yesterday on the M8 motorway near Fermoy.

The AA thinks they're 'ridiculous', but Dublin City Council stands firm on 30km speed limits
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The AA thinks they're 'ridiculous', but Dublin City Council stands firm on 30km speed limits

Nov 23rd 2016, 12:49 PM 15,946 Views 79 Comments

Dublin City Council plans to expand the 30km/hr speed limit across further areas of the city.

These are the areas in Ireland with the slowest and fastest broadband speeds
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These are the areas in Ireland with the slowest and fastest broadband speeds

Nov 15th 2016, 6:03 AM 51,789 Views 76 Comments

The slowest is Legan in Longford, while the fastest is Drimnagh in Dublin 12.

341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown
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341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown

Oct 22nd 2016, 1:35 PM 15,886 Views 42 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the tens of thousands of drivers on Irish roads who were found to be compliant.

Breakdown: These are the speeds of drivers caught over the speed limit since 7am
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Breakdown: These are the speeds of drivers caught over the speed limit since 7am

Oct 21st 2016, 10:48 PM 45,031 Views 83 Comments

The most notable detections were in Mayo, Cork, Donegal, Kerry, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Wexford, Clare and Limerick.

Groundbreaking new 'speed over distance' speed cameras for Port Tunnel
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Groundbreaking new 'speed over distance' speed cameras for Port Tunnel

Jun 9th 2016, 12:15 PM 25,015 Views 99 Comments

With the new system drivers will be clocked at both ends of the tunnel.

Gardaí are carrying out a national speed operation for the next 24 hours
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Gardaí are carrying out a national speed operation for the next 24 hours

May 27th 2016, 8:37 AM 21,137 Views 177 Comments

High visibility speed enforcement will be carried out in all 1,031 speed enforcement zones.

There are now over 350 new speed enforcement zones on Irish roads nationwide... *
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There are now over 350 new speed enforcement zones on Irish roads nationwide... *

May 21st 2016, 7:20 AM 37,290 Views 135 Comments

* Or there will be from next Friday. That’s an increase of almost 50% following a major Garda expansion programme.

91% of culpable drivers in car crashes caused by speed were men
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91% of culpable drivers in car crashes caused by speed were men

Apr 28th 2016, 3:01 PM 11,037 Views 108 Comments

One third of fatal Irish road crashes were caused by speed.

Crackdown: Gardaí clocked these cars breaking speed limits by almost double
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Crackdown: Gardaí clocked these cars breaking speed limits by almost double

Feb 22nd 2016, 10:15 PM 32,073 Views 49 Comments

Officers are urging drivers to slow down.

Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night
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Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night

Jan 31st 2016, 3:47 PM 68,740 Views 10 Comments

The driver will now have to appear in Naas court in February.

This technology could be installed in your car to restrict your speed
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This technology could be installed in your car to restrict your speed

Nov 10th 2015, 11:47 AM 16,304 Views 54 Comments

Irish MEP Deirdre Clune said the drivers should be rewarded for using the car system that can automatically limit the speed of the vehicle.

Gardaí clocked a car doing 169km per hour last night
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Gardaí clocked a car doing 169km per hour last night

Aug 29th 2015, 9:55 AM 26,868 Views 72 Comments

A 24-hour speeding clamp-down ‘Operation Slow Down’ ended at 7am this morning.

Drivers take note... Gardaí are launching a major speed clamp-down
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Drivers take note... Gardaí are launching a major speed clamp-down

Aug 28th 2015, 11:43 PM 58,880 Views 119 Comments

Gardaí have announced a 24-hour enforcement campaign.

Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone
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Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone

Aug 28th 2015, 1:59 PM 31,799 Views 89 Comments

They’ve checked more than 18,000 cars for speed today.

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