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# bridges - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

The insider guide to 5 Cork bridges - and the little details you should look twice at

From the Shakey Bridge, to the bridge with a cell for drowning prisoners.

# bridges - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Across the way: 11 of Ireland's most breathtaking bridges, in photos

Century-old stone bridges in Cork and contemporary designs in Dublin city.

# bridges - Sunday 4 February, 2018

In pictures: The world's most spectacular bridges

They serve a practical purpose, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be easy on the eyes too.

# bridges - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Blocking suicide hotspots can reduce the number of deaths at sites by more than 90%

The new research found that interventions can buy time to allow an individual to reconsider their actions.

# bridges - Thursday 13 August, 2015

People had to be stopped jumping off a bridge on the M50 today

They were jumping into the canal below.

# bridges - Sunday 22 March, 2015

The strange mysteries of the M50

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

# bridges - Monday 12 January, 2015

A Dublin bridge may be named after this woman

But who is she?

# bridges - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there? Too Much Love

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?

A section of the The Pont des Arts railing couldn’t stand the weight.

# bridges - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

€32.5 million to be spent on Greater Dublin transport projects

The plan includes the completion of 47 new cycle tracks.

# bridges - Monday 27 May, 2013

Thousands of bridges at risk of freak collapse in the US

Although it’s rare, some bridges deemed to be fine structurally can still be crippled if they are struck hard enough in the wrong spot.

# bridges - Sunday 11 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 8 of the world’s most spectacular bridges Spectacular This post contains images

8 of the world’s most spectacular bridges

Yes, they get us from one location to another with ease, but there is more to bridges than that. They can be spectacular works of architecture – and art.

# bridges - Friday 18 November, 2011

Taoiseach backs plan to rename bridge after Mary McAleese

Senator Jim D’arcy has called for Boyne Bridge to be renamed after the former president and says he has the support of Enda Kenny.