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# leap - Thursday 4 January, 2018

A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve
# Nasty Crime
# Nasty Crime

A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve

Jan 4th 2018, 4:11 PM 16,765 Views 25 Comments

A local sergeant called the incident a “nasty crime”.

# leap - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks
# Tag On
# Tag On

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks

Jun 29th 2017, 8:02 PM 14,682 Views 22 Comments

The promotion will cover a range of Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Dart and Luas services.

# leap - Friday 26 February, 2016

6 weird and wonderful things you didn't know about Leap Day
# Sponsored By Leap Card
# Sponsored By Leap Card

6 weird and wonderful things you didn't know about Leap Day

Feb 26th 2016, 3:48 PM 40,729 Views 25 Comments

It’s more than just the worst birthday going, ya know.

# leap - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

The Co Sligo village where self-help is the path to growth
# My Hometown
# My Hometown

The Co Sligo village where self-help is the path to growth

Feb 16th 2016, 9:15 AM 43,703 Views 34 Comments

Órla Ryan finds some traces of recovery in a rural area long used to battling on by itself.

# leap - Friday 17 April, 2015

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched
# Not Loose Change
# Not Loose Change

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched

Apr 17th 2015, 5:27 PM 16,666 Views 23 Comments

The one millionth card was sold today.

# leap - Monday 20 October, 2014

A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork
# Beagle
# Beagle

A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork

Oct 20th 2014, 8:19 PM 25,022 Views 34 Comments

But three of its siblings were rescued earlier today.

# leap - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Another day, another gravity-defying injury-time winner by Cristiano Ronaldo
# Leap
From The42
# Leap

Another day, another gravity-defying injury-time winner by Cristiano Ronaldo

Oct 14th 2014, 10:56 PM 10,115 Views 7 Comments

He’s a man who jumps like he has pogo stick feet.

# leap - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?
# Get On Board
# Get On Board

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?

Jul 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 8,218 Views 27 Comments

The cards are already usable on buses in the county and the scheme will extend to trains by early 2015.

# leap - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed

Jun 19th 2014, 1:30 PM 5,584 Views 12 Comments

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.

# leap - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

This is what happens when you jump on a frozen trampoline
# Vine
From The Daily Edge
# Vine

This is what happens when you jump on a frozen trampoline

Jan 8th 2014, 7:49 AM 9,136 Views 1 Comment

Whoa.

# leap - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes
# Awards
# Awards

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes

Oct 18th 2012, 8:12 PM 11,828 Views 8 Comments

Coder Dojo, Neuro Hero and Soar each won €200,000 each at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards tonight.

# leap - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities
# Great Leap Forward
# Great Leap Forward

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities

Aug 11th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,308 Views 12 Comments

Third level students will be able to use the new style travelcard to get Leap Card fare on transport.

# leap - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations

Aug 7th 2012, 11:54 AM 4,358 Views 20 Comments

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.

# leap - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund
# Good News
# Good News

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund

Jun 12th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,075 Views 7 Comments

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) says it continues to help people with big ideas to change Ireland.

# leap - Saturday 18 February, 2012

35,000 daily trips on Leap cards in first two months
# Leap Card
# Leap Card

35,000 daily trips on Leap cards in first two months

Feb 18th 2012, 4:12 PM 3,514 Views 22 Comments

Public transport minister Alan Kelly says there are 57,000 Leap cards in circulation, with only a small number of complaints lodged.