Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#The AA

# the-aa - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Traffic on M50 'increases by 30% and petrol drops by 3c' on first week of Phase One
# AA Analysis
# AA Analysis

Traffic on M50 'increases by 30% and petrol drops by 3c' on first week of Phase One

May 24th 2020, 3:04 PM 22,990 Views 35 Comments

The government relaxed Covid-19 restrictions slightly, to allow some people to return to work, and garden centres to open.

# the-aa - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Almost half of drivers spend more time commuting than they did a year ago
# The AA
# The AA

Almost half of drivers spend more time commuting than they did a year ago

Feb 2nd 2020, 5:08 PM 11,877 Views 35 Comments

35.26% of those surveyed strongly agreed that a lack of reliable public transport had left them reliant on a car to get to work.

# the-aa - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

AA customer says employee was stopped from speaking to him in Irish
# In English Please
# In English Please

AA customer says employee was stopped from speaking to him in Irish

Jan 17th 2018, 10:52 PM 70,869 Views 159 Comments

The man cancelled his membership.

Drivers warned to slow down as blanket of snow and ice covers the country
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Drivers warned to slow down as blanket of snow and ice covers the country

Jan 17th 2018, 8:30 AM 32,003 Views 30 Comments

Severe snow and icy weather hit Ireland yesterday; the freezing temperatures are set to continue today.

# the-aa - Monday 23 January, 2017

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year
# Average Motorist
# Average Motorist

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:07 PM 15,262 Views 74 Comments

Research conducted AA Ireland found that the cost of a litre of petrol is now at 136.3c.

# the-aa - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Four out of 10 smokers lie on their life insurance applications
# The AA
# The AA

Four out of 10 smokers lie on their life insurance applications

Aug 11th 2016, 6:00 AM 14,535 Views 27 Comments

A study by the AA found a discrepancy between the number of people who smoke compared to the number of people who say they do.

# the-aa - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

The family car costs more than €10,000 a year to run
# Big Money
# Big Money

The family car costs more than €10,000 a year to run

Aug 26th 2014, 11:16 AM 12,270 Views 50 Comments

A new study by the AA finds that, despite a slight decrease, the cost of running a family car remains high.

# the-aa - Monday 11 November, 2013

Rise in winter breakdowns due to increasing amount of older cars, says AA
# Roadwatch
# Roadwatch

Rise in winter breakdowns due to increasing amount of older cars, says AA

Nov 11th 2013, 9:44 AM 6,933 Views 46 Comments

The motoring association also has some handy tips for keeping your car on the road over the next couple of months.

# the-aa - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Debunked: Does switching off your engine when stuck in traffic save fuel?
# True Or False
# True Or False

Debunked: Does switching off your engine when stuck in traffic save fuel?

Oct 13th 2013, 10:30 AM 38,898 Views 80 Comments

It’s time to settle the argument you always have with that back-seat driver.

# the-aa - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Nearly half of Irish adults worry about elderly relatives during winter - survey
# Take Care
# Take Care

Nearly half of Irish adults worry about elderly relatives during winter - survey

Dec 27th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,821 Views 4 Comments

AA Ireland also found that while people are unlikely to offer financial assistance to prevent causing offence, their own financial problems can also stop them.