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#Dublin Bikes

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'

That’s according to Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry, who says e-scooter users are left in limbo with no regulations.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Commuter bikes take over from cars in Copenhagen but how far behind is Dublin?

Dublin “behind the Danes” – more people cycling to work in Copenhagen than driving

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Dublinbikes has announced a brand new sponsor

The Just Eat branding will be on Dublinbikes from the end of August.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 27 January, 2017

Almost five million journeys were made on city bike schemes in 2016

The 40 million kilometres travelled since bike schemes began here is enough for 1,000 round trips around the planet.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Dublin Bikes scheme set to be expanded to areas on city outskirts

Dublin City Council has agreed on advertising sites to allow for the expansion of the scheme which is expected to take place before next summer.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

A row over billboards in south Dublin could mean higher prices for Dublin Bikes users

Councilors are denying the row is about ‘nimbyism’.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Over 2.3m journeys made on public bike schemes so far this year

That’s almost 13,000 journeys a day, across five locations.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 22 April, 2016

The subscription charge for Dublin Bikes is about to increase...

The subscription fee is set to increase by 50% to €30 over the next two years.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next

Sinn Féin Deputy Dessie Ellis recently complained that the scheme hadn’t yet made its way to Glasnevin.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

From The42 6 ways to decrease the chances of your bike being stolen Crime Prevention

6 ways to decrease the chances of your bike being stolen

Some 4,950 bikes were stolen in Dublin alone last year – don’t let yours become the next.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 23 April, 2015

City manager: I was completely wrong about Dublin Bikes

Owen Keegan said he wasn’t sure if the scheme would be a success.

Dublin Bikes still has one big issue to overcome

The scheme celebrated its 10,000,000th journey today, but the city still needs to adapt to how popular cycling is.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 unique joys of cycling in Dublin On Your Bike

11 unique joys of cycling in Dublin

Anyone who has braved the streets of the city on a bike will recognise these.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 23 October, 2014

A sunny, dry Thursday this month gave Dublin Bikes its busiest day ever

The service has also reached the milestone of 50,000 subscribers.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Infographic: Pedal power is up in Dublin, but we're using far less energy overall

Cycling in Dublin rose by 82% over five years.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 16 May, 2014

# dublin-bikes - Monday 19 August, 2013

Limerick bike scheme to be launched next autumn

The scheme is styled on the Dublin Bikes Scheme, which has recorded over three million journeys since its launch.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Use of helmets on Dublinbikes 'would not be possible to enforce'

Following the death of a student using a Dublinbike last year, the coroner had recommended the council make helmets available to hire with the scheme.

# dublin-bikes - Monday 11 February, 2013

Dublin bikes scheme to get €2.6m expansion

The scheme will be expanded eastwards and westwards, from Heuston Station to Docklands, with a grant of €2.6 million from the National Transport Authority.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 28 December, 2012

Free Dublin Bikes for EU delegates during presidency

It is part of a range of cost-saving measures being employed to almost halve the cost of Ireland’s presidency of the EU.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 12 October, 2012

‘On yer bike!’ Cycle commuting is on the up in Ireland Cycling This post contains a poll

‘On yer bike!’ Cycle commuting is on the up in Ireland

Cycle commuting in some of Ireland’s cities has increased by a third since 2006.

# dublin-bikes - Monday 27 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Monday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 22 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Number of Dublin bikes to be tripled by Christmas

Dublin Lord Mayor Andrew Montague has made the announcement via Twitter this afternoon, on his last official day in office.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it? Local Governent This post contains a poll

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?

It has been suggested for years, it even came close to happening two years ago but what chance a Boris Johnson or a Micheal Bloomberg for Dublin and Ireland’s other cities. investigates…

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 2 February, 2012

€500k grant will advance expansion of Dublin Bikes scheme

A grant from the National Transport Authority to Dublin City Council is to fund the design and implementation works for the expansion of the scheme to the Docklands and Heuston Quarter.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Rollout of public bike scheme 'needs private funding'

Enda Kenny has announced a series of meetings in four cities around the country to try to get funding for public bikes schemes.

# dublin-bikes - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Public bikes scheme may be rolled out in four Irish cities

Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Galway will be holding meetings over the next fortnight to gauge support for a public bikes scheme for the cities.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Bike scheme on its way to Galway

It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 4 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: Should there be a traffic law crackdown on cyclists? Vox Pop This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Watch: Should there be a traffic law crackdown on cyclists?

Victimised on the roads or taking liberties with the law? The behaviour of those on two wheels is discussed in this video vox pop (you can have your say at the end too…)

# dublin-bikes - Monday 1 August, 2011

In numbers: Dublin Bikes

A new record has been set for the number of Dublin Bikes journeys made in a single day…