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#Public Transport

# 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 20,297 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 20,743 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 32,997 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 20,510 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 9,482 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 21,782 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 4,466 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 8,979 Views 36 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 10,264 Views 27 Comments

Slightly behind schedule, mind you.

# public-transport - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Half a million people now own a Leap Card
# One Giant Leap
# One Giant Leap

Half a million people now own a Leap Card

May 13th 2014, 3:00 PM 13,803 Views 33 Comments

The Department of Transport launched a new enhancement of the service which will allow users to top-up their cards automatically from their bank account once their balance drops below a certain level.

# public-transport - Friday 9 May, 2014

This googly-eyed Luas pole will make you smile
# Somebody's Watching Me
From The Daily Edge
# Somebody's Watching Me

This googly-eyed Luas pole will make you smile

May 9th 2014, 5:13 PM 4,852 Views 1 Comment

“I always feel like, somebody’s watchin’ meeeee…”

# public-transport - Thursday 24 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 24th 2014, 7:46 AM 16,555 Views 22 Comments

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

# public-transport - Friday 18 April, 2014

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

The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport

Apr 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 36,118 Views 81 Comments

This is how to behave. Take note, everyone.

# public-transport - Monday 14 April, 2014

Bus Éireann: We treat corruption claims with the utmost gravity
# Kickbacks
# Kickbacks

Bus Éireann: We treat corruption claims with the utmost gravity

Apr 14th 2014, 10:00 AM 6,646 Views 14 Comments

The company said it will publish the content of an affidavit in which a whistleblower claimed managers took ‘kickbacks’ in return for guaranteeing school bus route contracts.

# public-transport - Monday 10 March, 2014

We take over 1/4 BILLION public transport journeys every year...most on the bus
# Heavy Load
# Heavy Load

We take over 1/4 BILLION public transport journeys every year...most on the bus

Mar 10th 2014, 12:15 PM 45 Views 0 Comments

Buses account for roughly 75 per cent of all public transport travel in the country.

# public-transport - 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 55,183 Views 68 Comments

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

# public-transport - Friday 7 February, 2014

Pictures: Tear gas fired & running battles with police, in protest at transport hikes in Rio
# Brazil
# Brazil

Pictures: Tear gas fired & running battles with police, in protest at transport hikes in Rio

Feb 7th 2014, 8:38 AM 7,015 Views 10 Comments

“We want FIFA-standard trains,” demonstrators chanted. It’s the latest example of social tensions in Brazil in the run-up to the World Cup.

# public-transport - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Column: The Government stalls while people with mobility difficulties fall deeper into isolation
# Limbo
# Limbo

Column: The Government stalls while people with mobility difficulties fall deeper into isolation

Jan 30th 2014, 7:30 PM 61 Views 8 Comments

The Government had a knee-jerk reaction last year and cut Mobility Allowance to new applicants. Nearly 12 months later, those in need are still in limbo, writes Anne-Maree Quinn.

Here's a dog in a pram on the Luas
# They See Me Strollin
From The Daily Edge
# They See Me Strollin

Here's a dog in a pram on the Luas

Jan 30th 2014, 4:29 PM 4,561 Views 0 Comments

Now that’s what you call a woof commute.

# public-transport - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

9 phrases you frequently want to shout at people but really shouldn't
# Loud Noises
From The Daily Edge
# Loud Noises

9 phrases you frequently want to shout at people but really shouldn't

Jan 22nd 2014, 1:00 PM 38,278 Views 77 Comments

If you did, you’d be terribly unpopular.

# public-transport - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

This man has a novel way of ensuring he has a seat on the train
# Lifehack
From The Daily Edge
# Lifehack

This man has a novel way of ensuring he has a seat on the train

Jan 21st 2014, 10:31 AM 26,149 Views 71 Comments

HE BRINGS HIS OWN.

# public-transport - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

€32.5 million to be spent on Greater Dublin transport projects
# SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT
# SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

€32.5 million to be spent on Greater Dublin transport projects

Jan 14th 2014, 5:27 PM 12,059 Views 56 Comments

The plan includes the completion of 47 new cycle tracks.

# public-transport - Monday 13 January, 2014

Yesterday was the 13th annual No Pants Subway Ride
# A Load Of Pants
From The Daily Edge
# A Load Of Pants

Yesterday was the 13th annual No Pants Subway Ride

Jan 13th 2014, 1:30 PM 3,457 Views 0 Comments

We can dance, we can dance, everybody take off your pants.

# public-transport - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Dublin Bus looking at CCTV footage after medicine dispensers found on 39a
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Dublin Bus looking at CCTV footage after medicine dispensers found on 39a

Jan 8th 2014, 11:00 PM 77,618 Views 219 Comments

The image has shocked users across social media over the past 24 hours.

# public-transport - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Poll: Do you think taxi deregulation was a good idea?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think taxi deregulation was a good idea?

Dec 28th 2013, 10:00 AM 20,013 Views 180 Comments

The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of the taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.

Watch: 'The Labour presence in transport has been important,' - Alan Kelly.
# Labour Relations
# Labour Relations

Watch: 'The Labour presence in transport has been important,' - Alan Kelly.

Dec 28th 2013, 8:20 AM 5,261 Views 23 Comments

What is it like being a Labour junior Minister with a Fine Gael cabinet minister? Alan Kelly told TheJournal.ie

'There are people driving taxis who shouldn't be,' - Alan Kelly
# Taxis
# Taxis

'There are people driving taxis who shouldn't be,' - Alan Kelly

Dec 28th 2013, 8:15 AM 16,368 Views 79 Comments

The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.

# public-transport - Friday 27 December, 2013

Poll: Do you plan to use public transport more in 2014?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to use public transport more in 2014?

Dec 27th 2013, 9:39 AM 11,829 Views 102 Comments

Minister of State Alan Kelly wants to see five million extra customers using public transport in 2014. Will you be one of them?

'We're targeting 5 million extra customers this year,' - Public Transport Minister
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

'We're targeting 5 million extra customers this year,' - Public Transport Minister

Dec 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,749 Views 39 Comments

Alan Kelly talks to TheJournal.ie about prices, unions and those ‘snob’ comments.

# public-transport - Monday 23 December, 2013

8 people you'll definitely meet on public transport this Christmas
# Hell On Wheels
From The Daily Edge
# Hell On Wheels

8 people you'll definitely meet on public transport this Christmas

Dec 23rd 2013, 9:30 PM 26,731 Views 24 Comments

Please someone, give us a lift instead.

# public-transport - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Another record year for Luas as passenger numbers continue to rise
# 30 Million
# 30 Million

Another record year for Luas as passenger numbers continue to rise

Dec 18th 2013, 12:36 PM 5,228 Views 37 Comments

30 million passengers used the service in 2013, up 500,000 from the year previous.

# public-transport - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Irish among least likely to use public transport in EU
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Irish among least likely to use public transport in EU

Dec 17th 2013, 9:37 PM 21,754 Views 111 Comments

A new EU-wide survey found Irish people are second only to Cyprus when it comes to using their cars every day.

# public-transport - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class

Dec 14th 2013, 8:00 AM 51 Views 130 Comments

People’s negative impressions is preventing people from taking the bus, train and tram, writes Aaron McKenna, who says it’s nothing about how ‘snobby’ they are.

# public-transport - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Rural hackney licences to be given out for €50
# Lonely
# Lonely

Rural hackney licences to be given out for €50

Dec 12th 2013, 12:58 PM 18,844 Views 33 Comments

The move was introduced today to help people living in rural areas with problems of isolation.

# public-transport - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Man injects himself in the groin on the Luas
# Drugs In Public
# Drugs In Public

Man injects himself in the groin on the Luas

Dec 11th 2013, 6:33 PM 63,289 Views 246 Comments

A woman who witnessed the drug use said it ‘made her feel sick’.

# public-transport - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

6 ways your phone can improve your commute
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland

6 ways your phone can improve your commute

Dec 10th 2013, 6:10 PM 20,895 Views 14 Comments

You know what they say – there’s an app for that.

# public-transport - Thursday 5 December, 2013

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party
# Late Night Transport
# Late Night Transport

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party

Dec 5th 2013, 5:34 PM 21,839 Views 57 Comments

Extra Buses and DART services to help commuters out at busy time of the year.

# public-transport - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Ireland's public transport schedule now included in Google Maps
# Journey Planner
# Journey Planner

Ireland's public transport schedule now included in Google Maps

Nov 27th 2013, 2:44 PM 11,186 Views 33 Comments

The app will now include schedules from Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Irish Rail, DART and LUAS services.

# public-transport - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Leap Card users will pay no more than €10 a day
# Fare Cap
# Fare Cap

Leap Card users will pay no more than €10 a day

Nov 13th 2013, 4:04 PM 19,716 Views 32 Comments

The new maximum limit also caps fares at €40 per week across Dublin Bus, Iarnród Éireann and Luas but users of only one service could end up paying more.

# public-transport - Thursday 7 November, 2013

10 modern behaviours which are simply unforgivable
# DOn't Do It
From The Daily Edge
# DOn't Do It

10 modern behaviours which are simply unforgivable

Nov 7th 2013, 9:30 PM 39,224 Views 131 Comments

Thou shalt not leave your tones on during a lengthy text exchange in a public place.