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# cyclists - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?

Jan 27th 2021, 8:54 AM 92,510 Views 227 Comments

The WHO doesn’t think they should, but others disagree.

# cyclists - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show
# Commuters
# Commuters

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Sep 9th 2020, 4:16 PM 21,964 Views 50 Comments

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

# cyclists - Thursday 23 July, 2020

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
# Safety Appeal
# Safety Appeal

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:24 PM 33,595 Views 52 Comments

There were 11 incidents in which the Luas made contact with vehicles from January to June of this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads

Jun 10th 2020, 11:41 AM 12,892 Views 95 Comments

Roads around Ireland are getting busier as Covid-19 restrictions start to ease.

# cyclists - Friday 22 May, 2020

Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50
# Slow Down Day
# Slow Down Day

Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50

Updated May 22nd 2020, 2:32 PM 59,869 Views 129 Comments

‘National Slow Down Day’ is taking place from 7am today until 7am tomorrow.

# cyclists - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance
# Rejig
# Rejig

Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance

Apr 18th 2020, 11:51 AM 26,265 Views 80 Comments

Loading bays and parking spaces will be removed to create space for people on bikes and on foot.

# cyclists - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas

Mar 4th 2020, 11:01 PM 15,714 Views 99 Comments

The Road Safety Authority also wants a greater roll-out of 30km/h limits in urban areas.

# cyclists - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles
# Bluebell
# Bluebell

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles

Dec 10th 2019, 3:03 PM 88,589 Views 84 Comments

Yaman Umuroğlu and Liam Molloy both shared details of the attacks online last night.

# cyclists - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads
# Transport Committee
# Transport Committee

'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads

Nov 20th 2019, 5:30 PM 25,816 Views 197 Comments

Bike activists appeared before an Oireachtas committee today.

# cyclists - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest

Oct 10th 2019, 8:34 AM 43,366 Views 346 Comments

The demonstration has been organised in support of Extinction Rebellion.

# cyclists - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare
# Firgrove
# Firgrove

Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare

Aug 11th 2019, 2:16 PM 80,408 Views 47 Comments

Two cyclists were taken to hospital.

# cyclists - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
# Safety Campaign
# Safety Campaign

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jun 4th 2019, 10:51 AM 62,900 Views 57 Comments

Two pedestrians died after being struck by trams in separate incidents earlier this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

May 15th 2019, 6:59 PM 14,226 Views 102 Comments

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# cyclists - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years
# Glasnevin
# Glasnevin

Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years

May 12th 2019, 11:00 AM 17,969 Views 50 Comments

A cycling group has called on the NTA to alter its plans for the Glasnevin Station.

# cyclists - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists
# Transport
# Transport

More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists

Apr 10th 2019, 5:35 PM 12,333 Views 53 Comments

The annual Canal Cordon Report for 2018 tracks the mode of transport share of people coming into Dublin.

# cyclists - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law
# Not Good Enough
# Not Good Enough

Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law

Jan 20th 2019, 9:30 PM 18,522 Views 60 Comments

A planned new law was abandoned at the start of the year.

# cyclists - Monday 5 November, 2018

'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year
# Ding Ding Ding
# Ding Ding Ding

'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year

Nov 5th 2018, 7:30 AM 23,018 Views 46 Comments

People breaking red lights and not paying attention are two of the main reasons for near-misses.

# cyclists - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014

Oct 24th 2018, 6:23 PM 20,046 Views 0 Comments

Osborn Irabor will be sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on 12 November.

# cyclists - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city
# Fitzwilliam Cycle Route
# Fitzwilliam Cycle Route

Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city

Sep 2nd 2018, 9:00 PM 54,355 Views 151 Comments

The proposed design would see parked cars create a buffer between cyclists and traffic.

# cyclists - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes
# Fines
# Fines

Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes

Aug 28th 2018, 9:45 PM 26,784 Views 80 Comments

One garda fined six motorists in 25 minutes.

# cyclists - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points?

Aug 14th 2018, 9:00 PM 32,114 Views 186 Comments

Is it time to get tough on motorists who block cycle lanes?

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points
# Pay Up
# Pay Up

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points

Aug 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 11,500 Views 78 Comments

Motorists continue to park on cycle lane because they face no consequences for doing so, said the party.

Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

Aug 14th 2018, 2:47 PM 13,886 Views 142 Comments

A new law to require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads was announced in February.

# cyclists - Monday 25 June, 2018

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes
# Enforcement
# Enforcement

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes

Jun 25th 2018, 5:12 PM 13,270 Views 115 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said current regulation around cycle lanes was “light touch”.

# cyclists - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes
# Make Space
# Make Space

New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes

Updated Jun 12th 2018, 12:30 PM 55,818 Views 144 Comments

Sixteen new ‘core bus corridors’ are being planned in Dublin.

# cyclists - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend
# Stay Alive At 1.5
# Stay Alive At 1.5

Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend

May 2nd 2018, 7:34 AM 11,096 Views 210 Comments

To date in 2018, six cyclists have been killed on Irish roads.

# cyclists - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety
# Dublin Cycle Campaign
# Dublin Cycle Campaign

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety

Apr 25th 2018, 7:34 PM 28,490 Views 262 Comments

Four cyclists have died on Irish roads so far this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

Feb 28th 2018, 2:29 PM 21,107 Views 271 Comments

The new law will require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads with a speed limit under 50 km/h.

# cyclists - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day
# Injured
# Injured

Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day

Jan 30th 2018, 6:05 AM 16,103 Views 140 Comments

Fifteen cyclists died in road traffic incidents last year.

# cyclists - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre

Jan 25th 2018, 6:10 PM 50,274 Views 91 Comments

This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.

# cyclists - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

Dec 9th 2017, 8:15 AM 22,699 Views 158 Comments

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

# cyclists - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year
# Stop Killing Cyclists
# Stop Killing Cyclists

'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year

Nov 21st 2017, 7:30 PM 17,021 Views 192 Comments

“Historically, I don’t think the government has taken cycling seriously as a mode of transport.”

# cyclists - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA
# Park Your Bike
# Park Your Bike

Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA

Sep 27th 2017, 10:35 PM 22,930 Views 98 Comments

“We’re five years into this process – it is unacceptable to go back to square one.”

# cyclists - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'
# Roadspace
# Roadspace

China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'

May 24th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,547 Views 18 Comments

More than three million rental bikes have been placed on Chinese streets.

# cyclists - Sunday 30 April, 2017

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital
# Roads
# Roads

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

Apr 30th 2017, 10:49 AM 16,367 Views 32 Comments

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# cyclists - Friday 14 April, 2017

Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth
# Elephants In Lycra
# Elephants In Lycra

Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth

Apr 14th 2017, 6:10 AM 95,385 Views 273 Comments

One cyclist said he was particularly concerned about one poster – in spite of its cartoonish style.

# cyclists - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets
# Be Seen
# Be Seen

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets

Apr 12th 2017, 3:45 PM 15,163 Views 117 Comments

Sergeants and inspectors said they want people to take responsibility for their safety on the roads.

# cyclists - Monday 20 March, 2017

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City
From The Daily Edge
# Luas Cross City

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City

Mar 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 18,350 Views 10 Comments

There are children in senior infants who are younger than the Luas Cross City works.

# cyclists - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes?

Dec 18th 2016, 10:00 AM 24,882 Views 262 Comments

There’s only so much space out there.

# cyclists - Friday 28 October, 2016

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?
# Plans For Change
# Plans For Change

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?

Oct 28th 2016, 4:33 PM 23,168 Views 90 Comments

Dublin City Council wants to know.

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