# nra - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
…And 101 other things. Barry Kenny of Irish Rail and the NRA’s Sean O’Neill dropped by the newsroom for a chat this afternoon.
We’ll have Irish Rail and the National Roads Authority (or, at least, their spokespeople) live in the newsroom today.
# nra - Saturday 7 February, 2015
The independent TD regularly drives from Kerry to Dublin.
# nra - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Eight counties have been lucky.
# nra - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
Perhaps predictably, it’s Ireland’s biggest county.
# nra - Friday 14 November, 2014
The NRA says the new flyover should be open to traffic by Thursday.
# nra - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
The National Roads Authority is to outsource its running to the same company that operates the tolled Port Tunnel in Dublin.
# nra - Friday 27 June, 2014
The transport minister has said it is hoped the final section will run through Shannonbridge, Loughrea, Craughwell, Clarinbridge and Oranmore to the Galway coast.
# nra - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The symbol used in the graffiti is the same as one seen painted with similar messages in Dublin city earlier this year.
# nra - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
# nra - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
What’s on Leinster House today? Well, as you asked…
# nra - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.
# nra - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Works are expected to start in May.
# nra - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
The vote is a major blow to the Obama administration.
# nra - Thursday 21 March, 2013
After Newtown, Larry Donnelly was optimistic that the US might work towards stricter gun laws – but news that a ban on assault weapons has been removed from the legislation currently being considered has caused him to lose hope.
# nra - Sunday 23 December, 2012
The NRA’s executive vice presidents said planned legislation to outlaw military-style assault weapons wouldn’t work.
# nra - Friday 21 December, 2012
The US’ powerful gun lobby group, the National Rifle Association, has called for armed police or guards to be deployed in every school in the country.
The NRA is giving its first press conference since the mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut a week ago where 20 children and six adults died.
# nra - Monday 10 December, 2012
Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.
# nra - Friday 12 October, 2012
Drivers will be hit with a 10c toll hike from January 2013.
# nra - Wednesday 8 February, 2012
Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has announced a major nationwide review to ensure that all speed restrictions are “both safe and sensible”.
# nra - Wednesday 18 January, 2012
The Transport Minister has said that proposals to impose new tolls on roads in Ireland have been scrapped.
# nra - Thursday 17 November, 2011
Eurolink Motorway Operation made €19,420,000 over just seven months after the M3 opened last year.
Nine things you need to know this morning…
# nra - Wednesday 9 November, 2011
The National Roads Authority has said it has enough salt to cover roads for three normal seasons, while Dublin City Council are meeting tomorrow to discuss measures to ensure citizens are protected from any harsh conditions this winter.
# nra - Friday 4 November, 2011
Some M50 tolls will be raised, with charges on other motorways also likely to increase.
# nra - Tuesday 19 July, 2011
The authority has suggested new pay stations on eight existing roads, as well as an extension of tolling on the M50.
# nra - Thursday 30 June, 2011
Ballyvaughan road signage is to get “State-protected status” after emergency Clare County Council meeting.
# nra - Friday 11 March, 2011
Motorists have been overcharged to the tune of €26,000 per week since the start of the year on that stretch.
# nra - Thursday 9 September, 2010
As the final stretch of the M9 Dublin to Waterford route opens, we bring you eight facts you (probably) definitely didn’t know about Irish roads.