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#Dublin Bikes

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'
# Alternative Transport
# Alternative Transport

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'

Oct 15th 2019, 2:05 PM 18,009 Views 82 Comments

That’s according to Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry, who says e-scooter users are left in limbo with no regulations.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Commuter bikes take over from cars in Copenhagen but how far behind is Dublin?
# The Danish Way
# The Danish Way

Commuter bikes take over from cars in Copenhagen but how far behind is Dublin?

Jun 24th 2018, 10:30 AM 15,187 Views 103 Comments

Dublin “behind the Danes” – more people cycling to work in Copenhagen than driving

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Dublinbikes has announced a brand new sponsor
# Tasty Deal
# Tasty Deal

Dublinbikes has announced a brand new sponsor

Jul 20th 2017, 6:48 PM 13,576 Views 34 Comments

The Just Eat branding will be on Dublinbikes from the end of August.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 27 January, 2017

Almost five million journeys were made on city bike schemes in 2016
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Almost five million journeys were made on city bike schemes in 2016

Jan 27th 2017, 3:07 PM 8,647 Views 53 Comments

The 40 million kilometres travelled since bike schemes began here is enough for 1,000 round trips around the planet.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Dublin Bikes scheme set to be expanded to areas on city outskirts
# The Suburbs
# The Suburbs

Dublin Bikes scheme set to be expanded to areas on city outskirts

Nov 8th 2016, 6:24 PM 15,974 Views 40 Comments

Dublin City Council has agreed on advertising sites to allow for the expansion of the scheme which is expected to take place before next summer.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

A row over billboards in south Dublin could mean higher prices for Dublin Bikes users
# Not In My Bike Yard
# Not In My Bike Yard

A row over billboards in south Dublin could mean higher prices for Dublin Bikes users

Sep 13th 2016, 5:40 PM 16,350 Views 25 Comments

Councilors are denying the row is about ‘nimbyism’.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Over 2.3m journeys made on public bike schemes so far this year
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Over 2.3m journeys made on public bike schemes so far this year

Aug 25th 2016, 1:17 PM 10,256 Views 76 Comments

That’s almost 13,000 journeys a day, across five locations.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 22 April, 2016

The subscription charge for Dublin Bikes is about to increase...
# Price Increase
# Price Increase

The subscription charge for Dublin Bikes is about to increase...

Apr 22nd 2016, 2:59 PM 22,035 Views 92 Comments

The subscription fee is set to increase by 50% to €30 over the next two years.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next
# Rolling Out
# Rolling Out

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next

Apr 17th 2016, 7:45 AM 34,315 Views 32 Comments

Sinn Féin Deputy Dessie Ellis recently complained that the scheme hadn’t yet made its way to Glasnevin.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

6 ways to decrease the chances of your bike being stolen
# Crime Prevention
From The42
# Crime Prevention

6 ways to decrease the chances of your bike being stolen

Oct 27th 2015, 9:45 PM 24,042 Views 38 Comments

Some 4,950 bikes were stolen in Dublin alone last year – don’t let yours become the next.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 23 April, 2015

City manager: I was completely wrong about Dublin Bikes
# Ride On
# Ride On

City manager: I was completely wrong about Dublin Bikes

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:30 PM 32,312 Views 40 Comments

Owen Keegan said he wasn’t sure if the scheme would be a success.

Dublin Bikes still has one big issue to overcome
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Dublin Bikes still has one big issue to overcome

Apr 23rd 2015, 1:26 PM 40,500 Views 66 Comments

The scheme celebrated its 10,000,000th journey today, but the city still needs to adapt to how popular cycling is.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 8 March, 2015

11 unique joys of cycling in Dublin
# On Your Bike
From The Daily Edge
# On Your Bike

11 unique joys of cycling in Dublin

Mar 8th 2015, 11:00 AM 5,890 Views 0 Comments

Anyone who has braved the streets of the city on a bike will recognise these.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 23 October, 2014

A sunny, dry Thursday this month gave Dublin Bikes its busiest day ever
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

A sunny, dry Thursday this month gave Dublin Bikes its busiest day ever

Oct 23rd 2014, 9:05 PM 13,223 Views 13 Comments

The service has also reached the milestone of 50,000 subscribers.

# dublin-bikes - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Infographic: Pedal power is up in Dublin, but we're using far less energy overall
# In The City
# In The City

Infographic: Pedal power is up in Dublin, but we're using far less energy overall

Sep 16th 2014, 12:37 PM 6,860 Views 22 Comments

Cycling in Dublin rose by 82% over five years.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 16 May, 2014

In Cork, Limerick or Galway? Like cycling? The public bike scheme will be ready by autumn
# Coke Zero Bikes
# Coke Zero Bikes

In Cork, Limerick or Galway? Like cycling? The public bike scheme will be ready by autumn

May 16th 2014, 9:29 PM 10,237 Views 27 Comments

Slightly behind schedule, mind you.

# dublin-bikes - Monday 19 August, 2013

Limerick bike scheme to be launched next autumn
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

Limerick bike scheme to be launched next autumn

Aug 19th 2013, 1:31 PM 6,942 Views 79 Comments

The scheme is styled on the Dublin Bikes Scheme, which has recorded over three million journeys since its launch.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Use of helmets on Dublinbikes 'would not be possible to enforce'
# Use Your Head
# Use Your Head

Use of helmets on Dublinbikes 'would not be possible to enforce'

May 19th 2013, 8:30 AM 10,523 Views 104 Comments

Following the death of a student using a Dublinbike last year, the coroner had recommended the council make helmets available to hire with the scheme.

# dublin-bikes - Monday 11 February, 2013

Dublin bikes scheme to get €2.6m expansion
# Dublin Bikes
# Dublin Bikes

Dublin bikes scheme to get €2.6m expansion

Feb 11th 2013, 9:48 PM 11,416 Views 76 Comments

The scheme will be expanded eastwards and westwards, from Heuston Station to Docklands, with a grant of €2.6 million from the National Transport Authority.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 28 December, 2012

Free Dublin Bikes for EU delegates during presidency
# Cost Saving
# Cost Saving

Free Dublin Bikes for EU delegates during presidency

Dec 28th 2012, 11:21 AM 5,492 Views 29 Comments

It is part of a range of cost-saving measures being employed to almost halve the cost of Ireland’s presidency of the EU.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 12 October, 2012

‘On yer bike!’ Cycle commuting is on the up in Ireland
# Cycling
# Cycling

‘On yer bike!’ Cycle commuting is on the up in Ireland

Oct 12th 2012, 1:37 PM 6,563 Views 64 Comments

Cycle commuting in some of Ireland’s cities has increased by a third since 2006.

# dublin-bikes - Monday 27 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Monday

Aug 27th 2012, 7:50 PM 11,186 Views 1 Comment

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# dublin-bikes - Friday 22 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 22nd 2012, 7:56 PM 6,102 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Number of Dublin bikes to be tripled by Christmas
# Dublin Bikes
# Dublin Bikes

Number of Dublin bikes to be tripled by Christmas

Jun 22nd 2012, 5:17 PM 5,885 Views 28 Comments

Dublin Lord Mayor Andrew Montague has made the announcement via Twitter this afternoon, on his last official day in office.

# dublin-bikes - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?
# Local Governent
# Local Governent

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?

May 20th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,528 Views 20 Comments

It has been suggested for years, it even came close to happening two years ago but what chance a Boris Johnson or a Micheal Bloomberg for Dublin and Ireland’s other cities. TheJournal.ie investigates…

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 2 February, 2012

€500k grant will advance expansion of Dublin Bikes scheme
# Dublin Bikes
# Dublin Bikes

€500k grant will advance expansion of Dublin Bikes scheme

Feb 2nd 2012, 7:41 PM 5,920 Views 62 Comments

A grant from the National Transport Authority to Dublin City Council is to fund the design and implementation works for the expansion of the scheme to the Docklands and Heuston Quarter.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Rollout of public bike scheme 'needs private funding'
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

Rollout of public bike scheme 'needs private funding'

Nov 3rd 2011, 11:55 AM 941 Views 9 Comments

Enda Kenny has announced a series of meetings in four cities around the country to try to get funding for public bikes schemes.

# dublin-bikes - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Public bikes scheme may be rolled out in four Irish cities
# Bike Schemes
# Bike Schemes

Public bikes scheme may be rolled out in four Irish cities

Nov 2nd 2011, 10:21 AM 1,796 Views 19 Comments

Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Galway will be holding meetings over the next fortnight to gauge support for a public bikes scheme for the cities.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Bike scheme on its way to Galway
# Galway Bikes
# Galway Bikes

Bike scheme on its way to Galway

Aug 11th 2011, 9:40 PM 970 Views 20 Comments

It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.

# dublin-bikes - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Watch: Should there be a traffic law crackdown on cyclists?
# Vox Pop
From The Daily Edge
# Vox Pop

Watch: Should there be a traffic law crackdown on cyclists?

Aug 4th 2011, 3:52 PM 1,358 Views 41 Comments

Victimised on the roads or taking liberties with the law? The behaviour of those on two wheels is discussed in this video vox pop (you can have your say at the end too…)

# dublin-bikes - Monday 1 August, 2011

In numbers: Dublin Bikes
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

In numbers: Dublin Bikes

Aug 1st 2011, 1:02 PM 1,337 Views 12 Comments

A new record has been set for the number of Dublin Bikes journeys made in a single day…