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# speed - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Ulster's athletic 'hybrid' Timoney earns Ireland shot with determined progress
# Speed
From The42
# Speed

Ulster's athletic 'hybrid' Timoney earns Ireland shot with determined progress

Jun 29th 2021, 6:15 AM 9,003 Views 13 Comments

The 25-year-old moved to Ulster in 2017 and hasn’t looked back since.

# speed - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

'The first try is ridiculous... His pace is absolutely frightening'
# Speed
From The42
# Speed

'The first try is ridiculous... His pace is absolutely frightening'

Updated Jun 22nd 2021, 8:39 AM 34,401 Views 14 Comments

Jordan Conroy made a big contribution towards Ireland 7s qualifying for the Olympics.

# speed - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Andy Farrell aims for new-look Ireland to play at high speed in July Tests
# Tempo
From The42
# Tempo

Andy Farrell aims for new-look Ireland to play at high speed in July Tests

Jun 15th 2021, 6:30 AM 6,252 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland head coach is excited about the 11 uncapped players in his squad.

# speed - Friday 22 May, 2020

Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50
# Slow Down Day
# Slow Down Day

Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50

Updated May 22nd 2020, 2:32 PM 59,883 Views 129 Comments

‘National Slow Down Day’ is taking place from 7am today until 7am tomorrow.

# speed - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

'Johann was recognising talent in me even if I didn't feel I was putting my hand up'
# Take Me To Church
From The42
# Take Me To Church

'Johann was recognising talent in me even if I didn't feel I was putting my hand up'

Apr 15th 2020, 7:30 PM 15,275 Views 4 Comments

Munster man Shane Daly has impressed in the back three this season.

# speed - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Speeding up the scrums a key future focus for World Rugby
# On The Clock
From The42
# On The Clock

Speeding up the scrums a key future focus for World Rugby

Mar 18th 2020, 4:34 PM 7,361 Views 13 Comments

The recent Scotland v France clash highlighted the frustration for many fans.

# speed - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas

Mar 4th 2020, 11:01 PM 15,723 Views 99 Comments

The Road Safety Authority also wants a greater roll-out of 30km/h limits in urban areas.

# speed - Monday 25 November, 2019

'I am not privy to the plot': Shane Ross doesn't anticipate 'going to war' over new speeding laws
# Graduated Speeding
# Graduated Speeding

'I am not privy to the plot': Shane Ross doesn't anticipate 'going to war' over new speeding laws

Nov 25th 2019, 5:10 PM 20,537 Views 54 Comments

Under the new system, drivers who speed excessively will be hit with heavier penalties.

# speed - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Ulster confirm signing of Kiwi back Matt Faddes from Highlanders
# Pace
From The42
# Pace

Ulster confirm signing of Kiwi back Matt Faddes from Highlanders

May 14th 2019, 10:20 AM 10,084 Views 60 Comments

The 27-year-old Otago man can play in several positions across the backline.

# speed - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Driving testers accused of being 'rude', 'condescending' and 'inappropriate' in complaints to RSA
# Driving Test
# Driving Test

Driving testers accused of being 'rude', 'condescending' and 'inappropriate' in complaints to RSA

Apr 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 53,579 Views 110 Comments

Complaints include drivers being told to disregard speed limits and testers getting into shouting matches.

# speed - Thursday 27 December, 2018

More than 400 drivers caught speeding on St Stephen's Day
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

More than 400 drivers caught speeding on St Stephen's Day

Dec 27th 2018, 12:37 PM 27,517 Views 84 Comments

Gardaí had asked drivers to slow down as speeding is a major factor in fatal collisions.

# speed - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'I hit my best speed time in six years' - Rob Kearney beats the fear of injury
# Fit And Firing
From The42
# Fit And Firing

'I hit my best speed time in six years' - Rob Kearney beats the fear of injury

Aug 30th 2018, 7:15 AM 12,470 Views 11 Comments

The Leinster fullback could relate to Michael Owen’s recent honesty about injuries.

# speed - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Gardaí aren't replacing their 'robot' speed vans - meaning fewer checks on Irish roads
# Speed
# Speed

Gardaí aren't replacing their 'robot' speed vans - meaning fewer checks on Irish roads

Feb 1st 2018, 6:05 AM 54,789 Views 45 Comments

It follows a recommendation from the Garda Inspectorate that the vehicles should not be replaced.

# speed - Friday 26 May, 2017

Gardaí catch driver travelling 51km/h over the limit in crackdown on speeding
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Gardaí catch driver travelling 51km/h over the limit in crackdown on speeding

May 26th 2017, 12:53 PM 37,887 Views 87 Comments

Gardaí said the speed of 34,000 vehicles were checked this morning all across the country.

# speed - Friday 6 January, 2017

Dublin's Port Tunnel is getting a new system to catch people speeding
# Going Underground
# Going Underground

Dublin's Port Tunnel is getting a new system to catch people speeding

Jan 6th 2017, 10:32 PM 25,158 Views 45 Comments

The cameras calculate car speed based on how long it takes motorists to get through the tunnel.

# speed - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Driver to appear in court after turning from checkpoint and speeding off on wrong side of the road
# Galway
# Galway

Driver to appear in court after turning from checkpoint and speeding off on wrong side of the road

Dec 29th 2016, 9:37 AM 34,561 Views 28 Comments

The car was abandoned in a supermarket car park and the driver ran off.

# speed - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Here's what to do if your broadband speed is wrecking your head
# Connection Issues
# Connection Issues

Here's what to do if your broadband speed is wrecking your head

Dec 17th 2016, 3:00 PM 27,627 Views 43 Comments

Some parts of the country experience broadband speeds up to 36 times slower than others.

# speed - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

These are the areas in Ireland with the slowest and fastest broadband speeds
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

These are the areas in Ireland with the slowest and fastest broadband speeds

Nov 15th 2016, 6:03 AM 51,796 Views 76 Comments

The slowest is Legan in Longford, while the fastest is Drimnagh in Dublin 12.

# speed - Saturday 22 October, 2016

341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown

Oct 22nd 2016, 1:35 PM 15,886 Views 42 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the tens of thousands of drivers on Irish roads who were found to be compliant.

# speed - Monday 3 October, 2016

Alcohol a factor in almost one third of fatal motorcycle crashes
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Alcohol a factor in almost one third of fatal motorcycle crashes

Oct 3rd 2016, 1:05 PM 10,842 Views 36 Comments

Speed also played a role in half of crashes where someone died.

# speed - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Michael Healy-Rae: 'Speed cameras purposely deployed to catch Kerry football fans'
# Trickery
# Trickery

Michael Healy-Rae: 'Speed cameras purposely deployed to catch Kerry football fans'

Sep 21st 2016, 3:52 PM 44,063 Views 166 Comments

He described the practice as “trickery of the worst type”.

# speed - Sunday 12 June, 2016

'I'm late, I'm late': Gardaí catch car speeding at 121 kph in 50 kilometre zone
# Warning
# Warning

'I'm late, I'm late': Gardaí catch car speeding at 121 kph in 50 kilometre zone

Jun 12th 2016, 7:56 PM 55,605 Views 59 Comments

Officers are warning drivers to slow down.

# speed - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Gardaí out in force to clamp down on speeding and drink driving
# Bank Holiday
# Bank Holiday

Gardaí out in force to clamp down on speeding and drink driving

Jun 4th 2016, 1:39 PM 20,302 Views 64 Comments

Gardai are warning drivers to never drink and drive.

# speed - Friday 27 May, 2016

Hundreds of excessive speeders caught by gardaí on 'Slow Down Day'
# Drive Safe
# Drive Safe

Hundreds of excessive speeders caught by gardaí on 'Slow Down Day'

May 27th 2016, 9:44 PM 26,903 Views 77 Comments

The enforcement operation will continue until tomorrow morning.

# speed - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Motorcyclist dies in crash while racing
# Antrim
# Antrim

Motorcyclist dies in crash while racing

May 14th 2016, 8:18 PM 25,332 Views 62 Comments

Malachi Mitchell-Thomas was killed after he crashed on the third lap of the race.

# speed - Thursday 28 April, 2016

WiFi speed not up to scratch? Here's how you can try fixing it...
# Troubleshooting
# Troubleshooting

WiFi speed not up to scratch? Here's how you can try fixing it...

Apr 28th 2016, 12:15 PM 42,881 Views 53 Comments

If it’s way below what you should be getting, a few things could be causing a problem.

# speed - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Someone set a world record for the fastest-ever electric skateboard run
# Zoom
# Zoom

Someone set a world record for the fastest-ever electric skateboard run

Mar 2nd 2016, 11:00 AM 6,933 Views 7 Comments

Yes, that’s a thing now.

# speed - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

You know there's a way to speed up YouTube videos, right?
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

You know there's a way to speed up YouTube videos, right?

Nov 18th 2015, 12:00 PM 16,798 Views 8 Comments

If you regularly watch videos on desktop, then you can speed things up a little.

# speed - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Here's how Dublin ranks in the European broadband speed league
# CONNECTION
# CONNECTION

Here's how Dublin ranks in the European broadband speed league

Sep 20th 2015, 7:45 AM 24,981 Views 56 Comments

It could be worse…

# speed - Friday 28 August, 2015

Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone
# Operation Slowdown
# Operation Slowdown

Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone

Aug 28th 2015, 1:59 PM 31,799 Views 89 Comments

They’ve checked more than 18,000 cars for speed today.

# speed - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Er, there's something seriously wrong with this speeding ticket From The Daily Edge

Er, there's something seriously wrong with this speeding ticket

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:12 AM 6,549 Views 0 Comments

All the facepalms.

# speed - Friday 15 May, 2015

Philadelphia train deliberately sped up prior to crash
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

Philadelphia train deliberately sped up prior to crash

May 15th 2015, 8:27 AM 21,351 Views 10 Comments

Attention has now turned to the train’s engineer Brandon Bostian. The Amtrak train was travelling at 100mph on a curve when the accident occurred.

# speed - Thursday 14 May, 2015

You might be surprised by who Arsenal's fastest player is
# Speed
From The42
# Speed

You might be surprised by who Arsenal's fastest player is

May 14th 2015, 9:11 AM 8,721 Views 10 Comments

“For the past two years I’ve been working a lot on the power in my legs — all of that has helped me.”

# speed - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Japanese train smashes world speed record
# Zooooooom
# Zooooooom

Japanese train smashes world speed record

Apr 21st 2015, 3:10 PM 16,876 Views 28 Comments

The train broke its own speed record from 2003.

# speed - Thursday 16 April, 2015

You have been warned: Gardaí are having a speed gun frenzy today
# Clocked
# Clocked

You have been warned: Gardaí are having a speed gun frenzy today

Apr 16th 2015, 4:17 PM 27,019 Views 69 Comments

No excuse.

# speed - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours

Mar 28th 2015, 11:45 AM 27,603 Views 79 Comments

Gardaí have checked more than 100,000 vehicles since yesterday morning.

# speed - Sunday 8 March, 2015

The linesman did his best Usain Bolt impression after the Villa-West Brom game yesterday
# Speed
From The42
# Speed

The linesman did his best Usain Bolt impression after the Villa-West Brom game yesterday

Mar 8th 2015, 1:36 PM 7,782 Views 5 Comments

Swift action needed to be taken, and one of the assistant referees seemed particularly aware of the urgency required.

# speed - Sunday 1 March, 2015

These features will help you get a little bit more out of YouTube
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

These features will help you get a little bit more out of YouTube

Mar 1st 2015, 11:00 AM 9,129 Views 3 Comments

Sure it’s ten years old, but chances are there’s a few bits and pieces that may have slipped past the radar.

# speed - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Speeding tourists won't be able to escape penalties under new law
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Speeding tourists won't be able to escape penalties under new law

Feb 12th 2015, 6:05 PM 33,091 Views 38 Comments

The European Parliament has passed legislation to allow police forces in different Member States to share data.

# speed - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Samsung's new tiny flash drive can transfer movies in a few seconds
# Downloading
# Downloading

Samsung's new tiny flash drive can transfer movies in a few seconds

Jan 6th 2015, 9:55 AM 10,248 Views 13 Comments

The Portable SSD T1 has a read/write speed of 450MB per second, meaning it would only take eight seconds to transfer a 3GB movie file.

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