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# commuting - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge How Annoying Are You On Public Transport? Commuting

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?

Do people get off a stop early to avoid you?

# commuting - Monday 13 October, 2014

Ireland's 'Best Train Station' has been named

A public vote decided the winner for 2014.

# commuting - Monday 25 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 tweets that really highlight the struggle of the train strike Road Wars

# commuting - Friday 16 May, 2014

# commuting - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Live in a new house in Dublin? You probably have a long commute

Many new estates in Dublin are not serviced by public transport, according to a new study.

# commuting - Friday 18 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport Next Stop

The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport

This is how to behave. Take note, everyone.

# commuting - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever I Will In My Swiss

Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever

Just roll with it.

# commuting - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Study finds Irish travelling abroad to work fear 'skidding' to lower social classes

It also suggests that many ‘commuter migrants’ choose that lifestyle as a way of tackling large mortgages.

# commuting - Monday 14 October, 2013

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# commuting - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

6 apps to make your commute a lot easier

Are you a commuter? You need these apps.

# commuting - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

LUAS RED LINE services are disrupted this evening due to an incident at Smithfield in Dublin city centre.

The Luas operator said delays are affecting the outbound service and are likely to last until at least 5.45pm.

The company apologised for the inconvenience caused by the disruption.

# commuting - Monday 23 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 kinds of rage only commuters will understand Commuter Hell

11 kinds of rage only commuters will understand

Go on. Let it out. We’re here for you.

# commuting - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 17 people whose commute to work is better than yours 9 To 5

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours

We could all learn from these guys.

# commuting - Monday 13 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge People running for trains in slow motion People Running For Trains This post contains videos

People running for trains in slow motion

Which type of running-for-a-train person are you? Find out here…

# commuting - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 19 most annoying things about work The Working Life

The 19 most annoying things about work

Sometimes, it just isn’t all that.

# commuting - Monday 18 March, 2013

Commuters could save thousands by ditching their cars - Bus Éireann

A new survey has found that some commuters could also have a month’s worth of travel bus services for less than the cost of a tank of petrol.

# commuting - Monday 4 March, 2013

60 per cent of people struggling to keep their car on the road

Several people in a new survey said their financial situation had become so tight that they had to leave their car off the road for weeks or even months.

# commuting - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Potholes, loose chippings, floods: Welcome to Ireland’s rural roads

One council engineer admits that limited funding means “we are stretched beyond breaking point to carry out even basic repairs”.

# commuting - Monday 4 February, 2013

Your 13 favourite people on public transport

Seat hogs, screaming babies and loud music – prepare yourself for another week of commuting bliss.

# commuting - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Luas passenger numbers up with nearly 30 million journeys last year

The increase on 2011 comes despite a week long disruption on the Red Line early in 2012.

# commuting - Friday 14 December, 2012

Services on red Luas line delayed due to failed tram

A tram had failed on the line at Cookstown, causing delays to services to and from Tallaght to the city centre.

# commuting - Friday 9 November, 2012

Physicist wins €5,000 to bring science into morning commute

Dr Shane Bergin has won a Science Gallery and NDRC contest for his ‘D’art of Physics’ project which involves smartphones.

# commuting - Sunday 21 October, 2012

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier Happiness This post contains images

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier

Weirdly, the colour blue makes the list…

# commuting - Friday 7 September, 2012

Fianna Fáil calls on Minister to rule out cut to free travel scheme

It has emerged this week that the scheme is the subject of a review by an interdepartmental group ahead of December’s Budget.

# commuting - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Dublin in top 10 most congested cities in Europe

Traffic congestion in the Irish capital was rated as worse than Leeds-Bradford, London, Stockholm and Hamburg.

# commuting - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Lunchtime cycle brings out the crowds... and the sun On Yer Bike This post contains images

Lunchtime cycle brings out the crowds... and the sun

Over 2,000 join Dublin Lord Mayor in celebrating the joy of two wheels.

# commuting - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

RAIL SERVICES HAVE resumed between Connolly station and Grand Canal Dock in Dublin this evening following an earlier suspension, Irish Rail has said. Services had been suspended following an incident on the line at Pearse Street station but have since resumed.

# commuting - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Dude, where's my train? Interactive This post contains a poll

Dude, where's my train?

Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…

# commuting - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Government paying €10m a year on parking for public servants

OPW says that renting a Dublin parking space costs the state an average €2,428 a year.

# commuting - Friday 23 March, 2012

TD calls for more security on the Luas Red Line

Fine Gael TD Catherine Byrne has expressed unhappiness with the operators of the Luas but Veolia Transport has said that it has security operating on the Red Line for most of the time it operates.

# commuting - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Survey: More people cycling and taking Luas to work in Dublin

A survey by the Dublin Transport Authority showed that while public transport is still the preferred option, more people are travelling by bicycle and Luas across the ‘canal cordon’ area in Dublin than before.

# commuting - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

€4 million transport funding for Galway city

The new programme will fund improvements to the city’s public transport and traffic flow systems.

# commuting - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares

Catherine Noone says there is little or no rationale or consistency to Bus Éireann fares.

# commuting - Friday 9 December, 2011

Disruptions to Luas Red Line after car strikes tram

A car hit a Luas tram at around 2.30pm today, but no serious injuries have been reported.

# commuting - Friday 30 September, 2011

Poll: Do you feel safe on Dublin's roads? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel safe on Dublin's roads?

As gardaí launch a new road casualty reduction plan, we’re asking if you feel safe while walking, cycling or driving on roads in the Irish capital.

# commuting - Monday 26 September, 2011

Real time Dublin Bus arrival information system launched for mobile and web

The National Transport Authority says this is the first part of a plan to roll-out real time information services for other bus and rail transport across the country.

# commuting - Friday 29 July, 2011

A POINTS FAULT near Kildare has led to significant delays in InterCity train services this morning. AA Roadwatch reports that some M3 Parkway services are being cancelled, with delays of up to 45 minutes on InterCity services to Dublin’s Heuston Station as a result.

# commuting - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Car-sharing scheme could save 50 per cent of commuting costs

A new website has been launched which will enable people to car-share for a variety of events, saving on petrol, tolls etc…

# commuting - Friday 11 February, 2011

Transport Authority to launch live displays for bus information

The National Transport Authority launches new live displays telling passengers when their bus is due to arrive.