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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Slow Down Day

This month
September 2023
Dangerous driving 'deeply ingrained' in Irish society, TD says amid speed limit review
The limits are set to be reduced by as much as 20km on some roads – but there are concerns this won’t be enough to reduce deaths.
All time
Gardaí catch 316 motorists speeding during first eleven hours of National Slow Down Day
Gardaí will particularly be focusing on rural roads throughout the day.
National slowdown day: €30k worth of cocaine seized and speeds of up to 188km/h detected
Almost 900 drivers were detected going over the speed limit.
Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50
‘National Slow Down Day’ is taking place from 7am today until 7am tomorrow.
'Lowering speed is crucial': Gardaí detect motorist driving 138km/h in an 80km/h zone
The driver was detected speeding during An Garda Síochána’s National Slow Down Day today.
Gardaí will be out in force for national slow down day tomorrow
Slow Down Day will run from 7am on Friday until 7am on Saturday.
Hundreds of excessive speeders caught by gardaí on 'Slow Down Day'
The enforcement operation will continue until tomorrow morning.
11 people have been killed over the June Bank Holiday in the last two years
National ‘Slow Down’ day is taking place from 7am this Friday to 7am on Saturday.