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#speed limits

# speed-limits - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'

From midnight tonight, speed limits in 10 Dublin areas will be lowered to 30km/h.

# speed-limits - Monday 29 May, 2017

Poll: Do you always obey urban speed limits? Limited Enterprise This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you always obey urban speed limits?

Dublin city centre’s 30 km/h speed limit is to be expanded to nine residential areas in the city.

# speed-limits - Monday 3 April, 2017

Poll: Do you support a 30km speed limit in residential areas? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support a 30km speed limit in residential areas?

Dublin City Council expanded its 30km/hr speed limit in the city last Friday.

# speed-limits - Friday 31 March, 2017

Poll: Should 30km speed limit apply to all Irish cities and suburbs? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Should 30km speed limit apply to all Irish cities and suburbs?

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# speed-limits - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

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

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

# speed-limits - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

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

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

# speed-limits - Friday 22 April, 2016

This week's motoring news: The price of new cars is dropping in Ireland

Here’s all the car-related news you need to know this week – including a major headache for Toyota.

# speed-limits - Sunday 14 February, 2016

There are big problems with Netflix speeds on Virgin Media, but who's responsible?

The two companies aren’t being particularly clear on what or who is causing the slow streaming speeds.

# speed-limits - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

M50 drivers will have to go at different speeds, depending on how busy the road is

Up to 400,000 journeys take place on the M50 every day.

# speed-limits - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

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

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

# speed-limits - Monday 8 June, 2015

'God, it's so hard': Jake Brennan's mother speaks out on his first anniversary Road Deaths This post contains videos

'God, it's so hard': Jake Brennan's mother speaks out on his first anniversary

“We’re missing a precious, precious little boy.”

# speed-limits - Friday 29 May, 2015

Victory for Jake Brennan’s family as council backs 20km speed limit

The six-year-old died when hit by a car last June.

# speed-limits - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Speed limits are changing - here's how

Local authorities are getting more power.

# speed-limits - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

'I'm doing something for my baby... I'm here for Jake' - heartbroken mum on her Dáil sleep out

Six-year-old Jake Brennan was knocked down outside his home last year. Now his mother hopes her three-night sleep out can help make sure others don’t suffer a parent’s worst nightmare.

# speed-limits - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Jake Brennan’s mother to sleep outside the Dáil for three nights

The six-year-old died after being hit by a car outside his family home in Kilkenny last June.

# speed-limits - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Alan Kelly calls for reduced speed limits after tragic death of Jake Brennan

The six-year-old died after being hit by a car outside his family home in Kilkenny.

# speed-limits - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Have you ever seen a friend drive under the influence of drugs? 1 in 6 have

A new survey from eFlow also reveals a high number of people speed regularly.

# speed-limits - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Daly: Change motorway speed limits to 130kmh

The current speed limit is set at 120km per hour. But what does the Transport Minister think?

# speed-limits - Thursday 21 November, 2013

80km speed limit on country roads to be scrapped

An average speed on motorways and a removal of signs at inappropriate locations are also suggested by the Speed Limits Working Group.

# speed-limits - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From The42 On board with the Irish team ahead of their Le Mans 2013 bid Le Mans This post contains videos

On board with the Irish team ahead of their Le Mans 2013 bid

Murphy Prototypes “pleased” to be able to run their car in all conditions.

# speed-limits - Friday 31 May, 2013

'32,178 vehicles checked' in first 12 hours of Bank Holiday speed crackdown

Gardaí say they have detected 129 people driving above the speed limit in today’s crackdown.

# speed-limits - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has announced a major nationwide review to ensure that all speed restrictions are “both safe and sensible”.

# speed-limits - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Half of drivers with penalty points think they were caught unfairly

A survey of 4,000 motorists also found a small number of drivers have been ‘swapping’ penalty points.