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#Motorway

# motorway - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

A new motorway will open today in Galway

The M17/18 Gort to Tuam motorway is set to reduce travel times to and from the northwest.

# motorway - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Engineers want multiple tolls and changing speed limits on the M50

They say it will help congestion.

# motorway - Monday 3 July, 2017

'Up to 18 feared dead' in Germany as tour bus bursts into flames

Angela Merkel voiced her “great dismay” over the crash, which happened in Bavaria.

# motorway - Sunday 18 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon What Are You At

A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon

We wouldn’t say that’s the best idea. But you do you.

# motorway - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Man dies after collision between truck and car on M1

It’s the second fatal crash on the motorway in 24 hours.

# motorway - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The worst time and place for accidents on the M50? The Red Cow junction on a Wednesday evening

There have been just under 2,000 vehicle collisions on the M50 in the past four years.

# motorway - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds

Any delay in road network improvements will ‘constrain growth’ and hinder productivity, finds Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# motorway - Monday 6 March, 2017

Police pull over pensioner driving mobility scooter on busy UK motorway

The 92-year-old man was taken home by police.

# motorway - Monday 20 February, 2017

Van that pulled over before reaching Garda checkpoint was full of stolen bikes and computers

He was detained after the vehicle stopped on the hard shoulder of the road, to the north of a checkpoint.

# motorway - Sunday 29 January, 2017

'Sligo needs a motorway to give it a fighting chance'

Businesses say the north-west has been overlooked when it comes to job-creating infrastructure.

# motorway - Thursday 8 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 accurate observations about driving on the poxy M50 Red Cow

# motorway - Friday 28 October, 2016

QUIZ: How Good A Driver Are You, Really?

Strap in. We’re going to tell you.

# motorway - Monday 12 September, 2016

Proposed toll increases for M50 and Port Tunnel 'excessive burden' on road users

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice has recommended that VAT be implemented on state-owned motorway tolls.

# motorway - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

# motorway - Monday 25 July, 2016

An all-Ireland motorway may be on the way - but it'll cost us €100 each per year

Under the proposed plan 85% of Ireland’s population will live within 10km of the motorway.

# motorway - Friday 8 July, 2016

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths

It is thought about 80,000 customers will be affected by the dispute.

# motorway - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade have had a busy day dealing with weather-related road accidents

Difficult weather conditions have seen multiple accidents happening just outside the city.

# motorway - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Poll: Do you think Ireland should build a €15 billion all-island motorway? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland should build a €15 billion all-island motorway?

The Ibec chief executive said a motorway network would help to better distribute population and economic activity.

# motorway - Monday 28 March, 2016

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river

The incident happened at about 6.30am this morning.

# motorway - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Three UCC students survive Spanish bus crash that killed at least 13 people

The students were not among the fatalities, one of them suffered minor injuries.

# motorway - Monday 14 March, 2016

13-year-old girl seriously injured in fall from road bridge

The incident happened at about 8am this morning in Mahon, Co Cork.

# motorway - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Driver fined €25,000 in M50 toll-dodging crackdown

Transport Infrastructure Ireland are taking a new hardline stance on those who don’t pay their tolls, including the seizure of offenders’ cars.

# motorway - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Man dies after being struck by lorry on M50 motorway

The pedestrian was the only person injured in the collision.

# motorway - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Should motorists be charged more for using the M50 to help ease traffic?

Here’s what the government plans to do to combat Dublin traffic – and some advice from the Green Party.

# motorway - Saturday 29 August, 2015

"Obviously something went wrong": pilot makes emergency landing on motorway

Passing drivers helped the pilot move the craft off the road and onto the hard shoulder.

# motorway - Friday 28 August, 2015

A toddler and three young boys were among the dead in Austrian truck

Police believe the people inside were already dead when the truck crossed into Austria.

# motorway - Monday 10 August, 2015

Family leaves 3-year-old child behind at motorway rest stop, drive 100 miles without noticing

The little girl’s parents only realised she was missing when they heard a radio alert in their car.

# motorway - Monday 27 July, 2015

Man dies after crash between truck and two cars on M1 motorway

It is understood that gardaí are investigating a possible link between the crash and the discovery of a woman’s body in the same county.

# motorway - Monday 13 July, 2015

The drive from Dublin to Wexford just got a whole lot quicker

The M11 is now open for business.

# motorway - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Lights on Ireland's motorways are being turned off to save money

“Are we trying to save a few quid? That’s absolutely correct.”

# motorway - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Hero bikers band together to save scared dog on motorway Dog Rescue

# motorway - Saturday 14 February, 2015

One dead, dozens injured in 40-car UK motorway pile-up M40

One dead, dozens injured in 40-car UK motorway pile-up

The incident occurred at around 8am this morning.

# motorway - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Five car collision on M7 between Naas and Newbridge

Drivers are warned to take care.

# motorway - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Galway councillor says jobs on new motorway should go to Irish people first

Michael Fahy says he is not against people from the EU getting jobs in Ireland but that local people should be given priority.

# motorway - Saturday 19 July, 2014

At least nine people killed in early-morning tourist bus crash in Germany

A coach carrying Polish tourists collided with another minibus near the city of Dresden.

# motorway - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cheating man dumped by both his girlfriends with one very public banner Awkward

Cheating man dumped by both his girlfriends with one very public banner

You could say he got his comeuppance.

# motorway - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Woman dies after falling from bridge on M50 J13

Woman dies after falling from bridge on M50

The incident occurred earlier this afternoon.

# motorway - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses

The 57 km four-lane motorway between Tuam and Gort is to be completed by the end of 2018.

# motorway - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

First motorway pub opens its doors in Britain amid controversy

The Wetherspoons pub is located on the main motorway between London and Birmingham. However road safety groups say it could lead to drink driving.

# motorway - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Two men arrested after car chased and rammed on the M50

The drivers of the BMW went to meet people in a car park in a view to sell the car.

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