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# public-transport - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Dog takes the bus to meet her owner at the park, all by herself
# Eclipse
From The Daily Edge
# Eclipse

Dog takes the bus to meet her owner at the park, all by herself

Jan 14th 2015, 8:07 AM 4,053 Views 2 Comments

Public transport has gone to the dogs.

# public-transport - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Get stranded on the Luas Green Line tonight? Here's why
# Power Transformer
# Power Transformer

Get stranded on the Luas Green Line tonight? Here's why

Jan 7th 2015, 12:35 AM 20,371 Views 19 Comments

Tickets will be valid on Dublin Bus on Wednesday morning.

# public-transport - Friday 2 January, 2015

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year
# A Single To Galway Please
# A Single To Galway Please

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year

Jan 2nd 2015, 4:11 PM 6,326 Views 17 Comments

Irish setters are no doubt happy with the news.

# public-transport - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

There were 88,000 journeys on the Luas EVERY DAY this year
# The Daniel Day
# The Daniel Day

There were 88,000 journeys on the Luas EVERY DAY this year

Dec 31st 2014, 2:25 PM 5,729 Views 12 Comments

That’s a lot of trips to the Square and Dundrum Shopping Centre.

# public-transport - Monday 29 December, 2014

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas
# Deck The Train
From The Daily Edge
# Deck The Train

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas

Dec 29th 2014, 8:51 AM 3,717 Views 2 Comments

See, even a train carriage can supply Christmas cheer.

# public-transport - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Explainer: what is 'manspreading' and why are people talking about it?
# Manspreading
From The Daily Edge
# Manspreading

Explainer: what is 'manspreading' and why are people talking about it?

Dec 23rd 2014, 2:47 PM 6,606 Views 12 Comments

We explain the public transport scourge.

# public-transport - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Going shopping in Dublin? The Garda Christmas traffic plan begins today
# Commuter Stress
# Commuter Stress

Going shopping in Dublin? The Garda Christmas traffic plan begins today

Dec 7th 2014, 10:25 AM 15,491 Views 48 Comments

Operation ‘Open City’ aims to manages Dublin’s seasonal traffic.

# public-transport - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?

Dec 4th 2014, 5:52 PM 25,221 Views 23 Comments

Was it yours?

13 times Dublin bus drivers were actually quite sound
# Bus Bants
From The Daily Edge
# Bus Bants

13 times Dublin bus drivers were actually quite sound

Dec 4th 2014, 11:06 AM 3,497 Views 2 Comments

They’re not all bad.

# public-transport - Monday 1 December, 2014

Ever wanted to drive one of these bad boys? Now's your chance...
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Ever wanted to drive one of these bad boys? Now's your chance...

Dec 1st 2014, 6:00 PM 28,996 Views 59 Comments

… Licence pending.

# public-transport - Saturday 15 November, 2014

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

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?

Nov 15th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,743 Views 41 Comments

Do people get off a stop early to avoid you?

# public-transport - Friday 14 November, 2014

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes
# Love Me Tender
# Love Me Tender

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes

Nov 14th 2014, 9:50 AM 14,125 Views 59 Comments

The NBRU is attempting to delay the tender process for 10% of Dublin’s routes.

# public-transport - Monday 10 November, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?

Nov 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 19,027 Views 61 Comments

Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# public-transport - Sunday 2 November, 2014

What book would you leave on the Luas for someone else to read?
# Dublin Book Festival
# Dublin Book Festival

What book would you leave on the Luas for someone else to read?

Nov 2nd 2014, 10:30 AM 13,682 Views 100 Comments

Joyce or Rowling?

# public-transport - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year
# Fare Thee Well
# Fare Thee Well

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year

Oct 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 26,937 Views 109 Comments

The rises will hit Luas, regional buses and all train routes.

# public-transport - Saturday 25 October, 2014

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand
# Public Transport
From The Daily Edge
# Public Transport

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand

Oct 25th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,817 Views 17 Comments

People placing their bags on the aisle seat :|

# public-transport - Friday 26 September, 2014

Rush-hour Luas cleared after "loose stone" causes door to smash
# Smash Hit
# Smash Hit

Rush-hour Luas cleared after "loose stone" causes door to smash

Sep 26th 2014, 1:00 PM 13,943 Views 23 Comments

Nobody was injured in the incident on the Green Line.

# public-transport - Thursday 25 September, 2014

This Metro 'Rush Hour Crush' really captures the magic of public transport
# Pass The Sick Bag
From The Daily Edge
# Pass The Sick Bag

This Metro 'Rush Hour Crush' really captures the magic of public transport

Sep 25th 2014, 10:03 AM 4,444 Views 2 Comments

There’s nothing like the morning commute.

# public-transport - Friday 29 August, 2014

Irish Rail and workers to enter talks to avoid All-Ireland day train strikes
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Irish Rail and workers to enter talks to avoid All-Ireland day train strikes

Aug 29th 2014, 4:25 PM 6,726 Views 36 Comments

Discussions will be held at the LRC tomorrow.

# public-transport - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Bus Éireann technical glitch leaves families waiting for yearly tickets
# Along In A Minute
# Along In A Minute

Bus Éireann technical glitch leaves families waiting for yearly tickets

Aug 26th 2014, 7:33 AM 6,456 Views 9 Comments

Thousands of families are still waiting while some schools start this week.

# public-transport - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Does Ireland provide equal public transport to wheelchair users?
# On The Move
# On The Move

Does Ireland provide equal public transport to wheelchair users?

Aug 17th 2014, 8:04 AM 9,414 Views 38 Comments

Wheelchair users are to be treated the same as any other passengers under the law, but is that the case?

# public-transport - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Poll: Do you use public transport?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you use public transport?

Aug 16th 2014, 10:01 AM 17,709 Views 115 Comments

Are you reluctant to leave the car at home and jump on the bus or train?

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 13,656 Views 148 Comments

The train network is also unsustainable, a report says.

# public-transport - Monday 21 July, 2014

Network Noel reads mean tweets about himself
# Mean Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Mean Tweets

Network Noel reads mean tweets about himself

Jul 21st 2014, 3:00 PM 4,311 Views 3 Comments

He’ll burst ye.

# public-transport - Sunday 13 July, 2014

8 unique experiences you'll only have taking the bus down home
# On The Bus
From The Daily Edge
# On The Bus

8 unique experiences you'll only have taking the bus down home

Jul 13th 2014, 6:00 PM 40,143 Views 63 Comments

Need to travel to an obscure boreen somewhere in the west of Ireland? Jump on board.

# public-transport - Monday 30 June, 2014

11 experiences every Luas traveller will understand
# Monorail!
From The Daily Edge
# Monorail!

11 experiences every Luas traveller will understand

Jun 30th 2014, 1:00 PM 35,530 Views 57 Comments

Dublin’s Luas is 10 years old today! Time flies.

Ministers celebrate 10 years of the Luas by eating cake and listening to gospel music
# Hard Work
# Hard Work

Ministers celebrate 10 years of the Luas by eating cake and listening to gospel music

Jun 30th 2014, 12:14 PM 6,920 Views 36 Comments

As you do…

# public-transport - Thursday 19 June, 2014

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 5,596 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.

# public-transport - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Opinion: With more of us living in cities, we have to plan for real quality of life
# Living Cities
# Living Cities

Opinion: With more of us living in cities, we have to plan for real quality of life

Jun 18th 2014, 7:30 PM 49 Views 42 Comments

I want my city to serve its local communities – that means introducing proper cycle lanes and options for pedestrians.

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

How does Dublin Bus deal with anti-social behaviour?

Jun 18th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,059 Views 18 Comments

Cameras, control centres and community. Apparently.

# public-transport - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

There is a 'real turf war' going on between cyclists and drivers in Dublin
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

There is a 'real turf war' going on between cyclists and drivers in Dublin

Jun 17th 2014, 11:45 AM 20,284 Views 88 Comments

A new Trinity College research project also finds that a large number of cycling accidents are going unreported.

# public-transport - Monday 9 June, 2014

Dublin bus ablaze at Harold's Cross this lunchtime
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Dublin bus ablaze at Harold's Cross this lunchtime

Jun 9th 2014, 2:13 PM 20,741 Views 34 Comments

No passengers were injured in the incident.

# public-transport - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Have a busy public transport commute? You'll want some of this dress
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Have a busy public transport commute? You'll want some of this dress

Jun 1st 2014, 6:30 PM 32,995 Views 10 Comments

Want.

# public-transport - Thursday 29 May, 2014

College Green Luas works to start next week
# Right On Track
# Right On Track

College Green Luas works to start next week

May 29th 2014, 2:58 PM 20,507 Views 42 Comments

Get ready for disruption…

# public-transport - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Leap card fares are going to get cheaper for teenagers aged 18 and under
# Leaping Around
# Leaping Around

Leap card fares are going to get cheaper for teenagers aged 18 and under

May 28th 2014, 4:26 PM 9,471 Views 44 Comments

The child fare rate is being extended from August.

# public-transport - Monday 26 May, 2014

Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station
# No Access
# No Access

Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station

May 26th 2014, 6:05 PM 21,779 Views 92 Comments

Irish Rail said they would like to apologise to the customer featured in the video clip for any distress that was caused to him.

# public-transport - Friday 23 May, 2014

The One Direction traffic is ruining everyone's Friday evening
# No Direction
From The Daily Edge
# No Direction

The One Direction traffic is ruining everyone's Friday evening

May 23rd 2014, 6:48 PM 4,463 Views 2 Comments

Everyone except the One Direction fans, obviously.

# public-transport - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Live in a rural area? You could be getting nicer bus shelters soon
# Transport
# Transport

Live in a rural area? You could be getting nicer bus shelters soon

May 20th 2014, 3:32 PM 8,977 Views 37 Comments

A new round of public transport funding has been announced, and includes improvements to cycle paths.

# public-transport - 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 10,257 Views 27 Comments

Slightly behind schedule, mind you.