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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 0°C

# Leap

Last year
Man (60s) dies following road crash in Cork
The crash happened yesterday morning in the village of Leap.
All time
Leap Card users can avail of a new '90-minute fare' from today
Any number of journeys taken within 90 minutes will cost a flat rate of €2.30.
Reverend Mother fined €500 for breaking planning laws
Mother Irene was also ordered to pay another €500 towards the legal costs of the local authority.
A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve
A local sergeant called the incident a “nasty crime”.
Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks
The promotion will cover a range of Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Dart and Luas services.
6 weird and wonderful things you didn't know about Leap Day
It’s more than just the worst birthday going, ya know.
The Co Sligo village where self-help is the path to growth
Órla Ryan finds some traces of recovery in a rural area long used to battling on by itself.
The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched
The one millionth card was sold today.
A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork
But three of its siblings were rescued earlier today.
Another day, another gravity-defying injury-time winner by Cristiano Ronaldo
He’s a man who jumps like he has pogo stick feet.
Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?
The cards are already usable on buses in the county and the scheme will extend to trains by early 2015.
Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed
The Public Accounts Committee was also told that about 130,000 more cars were taxed this year following an end to the practice where vehicles could be declared as “off-road” after the fact.
This is what happens when you jump on a frozen trampoline
Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes
Coder Dojo, Neuro Hero and Soar each won €200,000 each at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards tonight.
Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities
Third level students will be able to use the new style travelcard to get Leap Card fare on transport.
Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations
The 53 stations in the Greater Dublin Area have now been upgraded to cater for Leap Cards, eight months after the system was first brought in.
Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund
Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) says it continues to help people with big ideas to change Ireland.
35,000 daily trips on Leap cards in first two months
Public transport minister Alan Kelly says there are 57,000 Leap cards in circulation, with only a small number of complaints lodged.