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# driver - Yesterday’s News

Driver caught speeding at 173km/h on N7

Gardaí are urging people to slow down this weekend.

# driver - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Learner driver has car seized after speeding with expired permit and no L plate

The Garda Roads Policing Unit stopped the car for a speeding offence in Roscommon town.

# driver - Monday 3 June, 2019

Witness appeal after woman killed following single-vehicle collision in Howth

The incident occurred at 3.20pm yesterday on Windgate Road, when the car collided with the pillar of a house.

# driver - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance M7

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance

The driver, who crashed into a barrier, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

# driver - Monday 21 January, 2019

Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers

A further 38% said there should be an age limit, but disagreed on what the maximum age for drivers should be.

# driver - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Teenager (15) questioned over two Kinahan feud murders received over 10 juvenile cautions

Sources said that the JLO system is too lenient.

# driver - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Over 8,750 drivers were arrested last year on suspicion of driving under the influence of drink or drugs

Figures on roads policing detections were released today by gardaí.

# driver - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Flights suspended at Hannover Airport after car breaks onto runway

Police arrested the driver.

# driver - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Driver fined after using neighbour's expired disabled permit to park for free near work

The permit was seized by gardaí and the driver was issued with a fixed charge notice.

# driver - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Complaints after Peter Casey tweets video of himself driving golf ball into water

The businessman and presidential candidate is not commenting on the complaints.

# driver - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Disqualified driver arrested following 100km-long motorcycle pursuit

The driver was arrested after damaging a Garda motorcycle and a car near Clonroche.

# driver - Monday 30 July, 2018

Man to stand trial in UK accused of causing death of Irishman by dangerous driving

William Corrigan was pronounced dead at the scene in Bedford in February this year.

# driver - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Gardaí looking for witnesses to fatal three-car collision

A teenager died in the incident.

# driver - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Road users urged to be cautious when out tonight and tomorrow

The RSA has offered tips to people who will be driving during this period, when orange and yellow weather warnings have been issued.

# driver - Monday 1 January, 2018

Gardaí investigate after taxi driver has phone stolen by two men with 'fake' gun Exclusive

There has been a spike in similar incidents in the area recently.

# driver - Friday 1 September, 2017

Gardaí seize car after disqualified driver has no insurance and tests positive for alcohol and cocaine

Gardaí tweeted today that a driver was stopped this morning in Dublin.

# driver - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Taxi driver fined after passenger forced to keep window open because of 'extremely dirty' car

There’s been a 25% rise in complaints about taxis in the first six months of this year.

# driver - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Poll: Is the punishment for not wearing a seatbelt enough to deter drivers? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the punishment for not wearing a seatbelt enough to deter drivers?

Drivers caught not wearing one are fined up to €90 and are given three penalty points.

# driver - Saturday 20 May, 2017

# driver - Friday 19 May, 2017

Times Square driver who claimed he 'hears voices' charged with murder

Authorities said there was no evidence the crash was terror-related.

# driver - Friday 28 April, 2017

Ambulance driver sentenced to 2.5 years for sexual assault of nine-year-old girl

52-year-old John Devereux had been found guilty of three counts of sexual assault.

# driver - Monday 24 April, 2017

Gardaí thank 'civic-minded locals' who followed driver of crashed car

The driver had left the scene of the crash on foot but was followed by locals in the area.

# driver - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'It's an absolute nightmare': Dart driver on the fear of hitting people on the tracks

A new video shows how dangerous crossing the tracks can be.

# driver - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Takeaway delivery driver 'very shaken' after car is hijacked

Two men reportedly pulled him from a black Ford Fiesta before driving off in the car.

# driver - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Documentary on Ireland's barber culture: From trendy city spots to mobile shops at cattle markets

“We wanted to get a lot of different takes on the trade and we got some really good characters and really great stories.”

# driver - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Garda errors led to thousands of drivers being wrongly convicted

Some 147,000 summonses were issued to people who had never been given an opportunity to pay their fine.

# driver - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Man given 3.5 years in jail for recklessly colliding with another car

He had 57 previous convictions,

# driver - Monday 9 January, 2017

Driver stopped for not wearing seatbelt - has no licence, insurance, NCT or tax

Their 4×4 was seized and they will appear in court.

# driver - Friday 30 December, 2016

17-year-old driver seriously injured in single vehicle crash

The crash occurred shortly after 7pm when a car struck a wall on a minor road at Lackenroe in Cork.

# driver - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Dublin taxi driver fined €250 after taking man on longer route home

The accountant told the court that he didn’t complain to the driver because “the whole atmosphere was not pleasant”.

# driver - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Appeal for witnesses after woman (25) dies in collision

The woman was seriously injured and later was pronounced dead.

# driver - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Driver survives serious crash after losing control in heavy rain

Gardaí have asked motorists to slow down.

# driver - Friday 29 April, 2016

Woman dies and two men injured in road collision

The incident occurred this afternoon.

# driver - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Siptu isn't happy that Transdev's top boss came from the UK but didn't meet workers

More work stoppage are scheduled for this weekend.

# driver - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

This truck was spotted by gardaí in Limerick today

The driver had no licence or insurance and will be prosecuted by Limerick County Council.

# driver - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Driver flees scene after rolling car onto its roof

This happened in the early hours of this morning.

# driver - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man who tried to sue after bus driver didn't give him 5c receipt now faces €20k legal bill

The driver had ordered him off the bus and, when he refused, the gardai had been called.

# driver - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Powerful road safety ad shows a split second is all it takes Texting This post contains videos

Powerful road safety ad shows a split second is all it takes

Just one glance at that text message could make all the difference.

# driver - Thursday 6 August, 2015

# driver - Monday 20 July, 2015

90% of Dublin Bus passengers still thank the driver

Their mammies taught them well.

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