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# leap - This year 2022

Man (60s) dies following road crash in Cork
# Fatal
# Fatal

Man (60s) dies following road crash in Cork

Feb 26th 2022, 2:31 PM 29,070 Views 5 Comments

The crash happened yesterday morning in the village of Leap.

# leap - Last year 2021

Leap Card users can avail of a new '90-minute fare' from today
# Leap
# Leap

Leap Card users can avail of a new '90-minute fare' from today

Nov 28th 2021, 12:30 PM 40,468 Views 39 Comments

Any number of journeys taken within 90 minutes will cost a flat rate of €2.30.

Reverend Mother fined €500 for breaking planning laws
# Cork
# Cork

Reverend Mother fined €500 for breaking planning laws

Jun 22nd 2021, 2:47 PM 17,756 Views 0 Comments

Mother Irene was also ordered to pay another €500 towards the legal costs of the local authority.

# leap - All time

A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve
# Nasty Crime
# Nasty Crime

A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve

Jan 4th 2018, 4:11 PM 16,798 Views 26 Comments

A local sergeant called the incident a “nasty crime”.

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks
# Tag On
# Tag On

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks

Jun 29th 2017, 8:02 PM 14,786 Views 22 Comments

The promotion will cover a range of Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Dart and Luas services.

6 weird and wonderful things you didn't know about Leap Day
# Sponsored By Leap Card
# Sponsored By Leap Card

6 weird and wonderful things you didn't know about Leap Day

Feb 26th 2016, 3:48 PM 40,771 Views 25 Comments

It’s more than just the worst birthday going, ya know.

The Co Sligo village where self-help is the path to growth
# My Hometown
# My Hometown

The Co Sligo village where self-help is the path to growth

Feb 16th 2016, 9:15 AM 44,281 Views 34 Comments

Órla Ryan finds some traces of recovery in a rural area long used to battling on by itself.

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched
# Not Loose Change
# Not Loose Change

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched

Apr 17th 2015, 5:27 PM 16,754 Views 23 Comments

The one millionth card was sold today.

A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork
# Beagle
# Beagle

A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork

Oct 20th 2014, 8:19 PM 25,056 Views 34 Comments

But three of its siblings were rescued earlier today.

Another day, another gravity-defying injury-time winner by Cristiano Ronaldo
# Leap
From The42
# Leap

Another day, another gravity-defying injury-time winner by Cristiano Ronaldo

Oct 14th 2014, 10:56 PM 10,130 Views 7 Comments

He’s a man who jumps like he has pogo stick feet.

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?
# Get On Board
# Get On Board

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?

Jul 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 8,263 Views 28 Comments

The cards are already usable on buses in the county and the scheme will extend to trains by early 2015.

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed

Jun 19th 2014, 1:30 PM 5,613 Views 12 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee was also told that about 130,000 more cars were taxed this year following an end to the practice where vehicles could be declared as “off-road” after the fact.

This is what happens when you jump on a frozen trampoline
# Vine
From The Daily Edge
# Vine

This is what happens when you jump on a frozen trampoline

Jan 8th 2014, 7:49 AM 9,174 Views 1 Comment

Whoa.

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes
# Awards
# Awards

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes

Oct 18th 2012, 8:12 PM 11,865 Views 8 Comments

Coder Dojo, Neuro Hero and Soar each won €200,000 each at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards tonight.

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities
# Great Leap Forward
# Great Leap Forward

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities

Aug 11th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,335 Views 12 Comments

Third level students will be able to use the new style travelcard to get Leap Card fare on transport.

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations

Aug 7th 2012, 11:54 AM 4,392 Views 20 Comments

The 53 stations in the Greater Dublin Area have now been upgraded to cater for Leap Cards, eight months after the system was first brought in.

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund
# Good News
# Good News

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund

Jun 12th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,102 Views 7 Comments

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) says it continues to help people with big ideas to change Ireland.

35,000 daily trips on Leap cards in first two months
# Leap Card
# Leap Card

35,000 daily trips on Leap cards in first two months

Feb 18th 2012, 4:12 PM 3,541 Views 22 Comments

Public transport minister Alan Kelly says there are 57,000 Leap cards in circulation, with only a small number of complaints lodged.