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# on-the-buses - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Bus Éireann is looking for nearly 200 new drivers
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# On The Buses

Bus Éireann is looking for nearly 200 new drivers

May 10th 2018, 7:35 AM 33,633 Views 30 Comments

The jobs will be based all over the country.

# on-the-buses - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Dublin adults over 10 times more likely to rely on public transport than those in rural areas
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Dublin adults over 10 times more likely to rely on public transport than those in rural areas

Apr 13th 2017, 6:00 AM 7,346 Views 29 Comments

The report found that just one in 10 older adults in Ireland relied on public transport.

# on-the-buses - Monday 27 February, 2017

Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday

Feb 27th 2017, 4:55 PM 60,630 Views 214 Comments

In a statement released this afternoon, the company says that the decision comes as talks with unions at the Workplace Relations Committee have failed.

# on-the-buses - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Bus Éireann workers ready to strike as talks between management and unions collapse
# Running Routes
# Running Routes

Bus Éireann workers ready to strike as talks between management and unions collapse

Feb 21st 2017, 5:25 PM 22,886 Views 97 Comments

The two sides had been negotiating at Workplace Relations Commission.

# on-the-buses - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Quiz: Can you tell the Dublin Bus route by the start and end points?
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Quiz: Can you tell the Dublin Bus route by the start and end points?

Oct 16th 2016, 3:00 PM 23,324 Views 23 Comments

Could you get where you’re going on an unfamiliar route?

# on-the-buses - Saturday 19 December, 2015

The 13 most Dublin Bus things that have ever happened
# On The Buses
From The Daily Edge
# On The Buses

The 13 most Dublin Bus things that have ever happened

Dec 19th 2015, 9:30 AM 11,033 Views 3 Comments

And that’s not including Network Noel.

# on-the-buses - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Pictures: London's having another 24-hour Tube strike (and it doesn't look at all fun)
# What A Circus
# What A Circus

Pictures: London's having another 24-hour Tube strike (and it doesn't look at all fun)

Aug 6th 2015, 12:20 PM 16,540 Views 50 Comments

It’s not quite chaos, but it’s not fun either.

# on-the-buses - Monday 11 May, 2015

Bus company drops ad campaign that had topless woman with "Ride me all day" sign
# Naked Advertising
# Naked Advertising

Bus company drops ad campaign that had topless woman with "Ride me all day" sign

May 11th 2015, 1:37 PM 30,850 Views 58 Comments

The £3 promotion has caused some uproar.

# on-the-buses - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

How many journeys were there on Dublin Bus last year?
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

How many journeys were there on Dublin Bus last year?

Jan 14th 2015, 7:43 PM 9,824 Views 24 Comments

Loads. And loads and loads and loads.

# on-the-buses - Monday 20 October, 2014

Gay couple claim they were threatened by bus driver for kissing
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Gay couple claim they were threatened by bus driver for kissing

Oct 20th 2014, 2:19 PM 18,772 Views 124 Comments

‘[I]t’s my bus it is my rules and I don’t want to watch that, it’s disgusting, get off the bus.’

# on-the-buses - Thursday 4 September, 2014

New figures show a number of 20-year-old buses are still on the road
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

New figures show a number of 20-year-old buses are still on the road

Sep 4th 2014, 7:35 PM 12,091 Views 32 Comments

The National Transport Authority has released new statistics about bus usage.

# on-the-buses - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Efforts to get people out of cars and onto public transport aren't working
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Efforts to get people out of cars and onto public transport aren't working

Aug 16th 2014, 7:15 AM 13,616 Views 148 Comments

The train network is also unsustainable, a report says.

# on-the-buses - Friday 25 July, 2014

Transport Minister defends bus route privatisation plan
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Transport Minister defends bus route privatisation plan

Jul 25th 2014, 11:19 AM 8,088 Views 38 Comments

Around 10% of bus routes will be privatised.

# on-the-buses - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

"Hands off": Older voters send warning to Government on Free Travel Pass
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

"Hands off": Older voters send warning to Government on Free Travel Pass

Jun 25th 2014, 11:22 AM 9,308 Views 110 Comments

The scheme is currently being reviewed, but Age Action is warning that any negative changes will be vehemently opposed by older people.

# on-the-buses - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

How does Dublin Bus deal with anti-social behaviour?
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# On The Buses

How does Dublin Bus deal with anti-social behaviour?

Jun 18th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,007 Views 18 Comments

Cameras, control centres and community. Apparently.

# on-the-buses - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Bus Éireann "willing to co-operate" on corruption allegations
# Kickbacks
# Kickbacks

Bus Éireann "willing to co-operate" on corruption allegations

May 8th 2014, 6:37 PM 8,373 Views 7 Comments

The company said that whistleblowers had held onto their evidence for over two years.

# on-the-buses - Friday 7 March, 2014

London Tube-style map shows how Dublin public transport will link up
# Dublin On Move
# Dublin On Move

London Tube-style map shows how Dublin public transport will link up

Mar 7th 2014, 6:04 PM 54,549 Views 68 Comments

It’ll be pretty if it works out, we’ll give them that.

# on-the-buses - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Have you seen Dublin Bus's new mascot?
# Buscot
From The Daily Edge
# Buscot

Have you seen Dublin Bus's new mascot?

Feb 4th 2014, 6:58 PM 17,413 Views 66 Comments

He’s called Noel, and he’s a football on a stick.