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# motorways - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Like a flash flood of snow': Transport agency says 'compounding' of events caused delays yesterday
# Snowmageddon
# Snowmageddon

'Like a flash flood of snow': Transport agency says 'compounding' of events caused delays yesterday

Mar 4th 2019, 2:47 PM 29,003 Views 52 Comments

Thousands of motorists were caught in long tailbacks in the snow yesterday afternoon.

# motorways - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Life on the old roads: What happens when Ireland's rural towns get bypassed?
# The M7
# The M7

Life on the old roads: What happens when Ireland's rural towns get bypassed?

Jul 5th 2016, 6:05 AM 31,649 Views 55 Comments

Motorways are convenient, but there are also downsides.

# motorways - Sunday 22 March, 2015

The strange mysteries of the M50
# What's That For?
# What's That For?

The strange mysteries of the M50

Mar 22nd 2015, 8:15 AM 73,901 Views 60 Comments

In which the National Roads Authority answers some questions we never knew we needed to ask…

# motorways - Thursday 19 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Mar 19th 2015, 8:57 AM 12,740 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know as you start your morning.

# motorways - Saturday 7 February, 2015

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways
# Grinds My Gears
# Grinds My Gears

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways

Feb 7th 2015, 7:00 AM 24,189 Views 83 Comments

The independent TD regularly drives from Kerry to Dublin.

# motorways - Monday 6 October, 2014

The medical condition that makes driving "incredibly dangerous"... Thousands of us could have it

The medical condition that makes driving "incredibly dangerous"... Thousands of us could have it

Oct 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 31,428 Views 18 Comments

Sleep apnoea, which results in increased sleepiness behind the wheel, affects middle-aged men in particular.

# motorways - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Child rescue alert cancelled as two-year-old Hassan Khan found safe and well
# Child Rescue Alert
# Child Rescue Alert

Child rescue alert cancelled as two-year-old Hassan Khan found safe and well

Aug 10th 2014, 9:24 PM 212,421 Views 96 Comments

The boy’s father Saleem was also found.

# motorways - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Dutch test new system to tackle traffic jams
# Motoring
# Motoring

Dutch test new system to tackle traffic jams

Nov 9th 2013, 11:30 AM 15,788 Views 19 Comments

GPS system to tell drivers which lane to move to on motorway pilot scheme.

# motorways - Friday 2 August, 2013

Government may cover €3million in tolls to try to 'coax truckers off back roads'
# Truckin'
# Truckin'

Government may cover €3million in tolls to try to 'coax truckers off back roads'

Aug 2nd 2013, 3:52 PM 9,914 Views 75 Comments

The M50 and East-Link will be excluded from the plan, which the National Roads Authority is proposing to operators of toll roads.

# motorways - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'
# Roads
# Roads

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'

Jun 5th 2013, 3:56 PM 6,047 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.

# motorways - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit
# Roads
# Roads

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit

Nov 17th 2011, 12:10 PM 3,437 Views 26 Comments

Eurolink Motorway Operation made €19,420,000 over just seven months after the M3 opened last year.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nov 17th 2011, 8:33 AM 4,311 Views 17 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# motorways - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Ryanair scraps all flights between Dublin, Cork and Kerry
# Domestic Flights
# Domestic Flights

Ryanair scraps all flights between Dublin, Cork and Kerry

Aug 23rd 2011, 10:26 AM 3,439 Views 33 Comments

The airline said motorway improvements were behind the decision, which will leave Cork without domestic air links.