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# traffic - Monday 1 May, 2017

Gardaí reissue appeal for witnesses after cyclist seriously injured in collision with lorry
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Gardaí reissue appeal for witnesses after cyclist seriously injured in collision with lorry

May 1st 2017, 12:57 PM 21,784 Views 21 Comments

The cyclist was hit by the lorry on Good Friday.

# traffic - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Dublin traffic jams are costing around €350 million a year - Shane Ross
# Transport Minister
# Transport Minister

Dublin traffic jams are costing around €350 million a year - Shane Ross

Apr 29th 2017, 4:24 PM 12,738 Views 58 Comments

The results could lead to an increase in public transport investment.

# traffic - Friday 28 April, 2017

Dublin City Council going back on plans to ban all private cars from Eden Quay
# Traffic
# Traffic

Dublin City Council going back on plans to ban all private cars from Eden Quay

Apr 28th 2017, 10:20 PM 17,378 Views 40 Comments

Plans to restrict traffic were met with strong resistance from local businesses.

Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays

Apr 28th 2017, 12:30 PM 22,988 Views 33 Comments

Drivers are being warned to be extra cautious if driving this weekend.

# traffic - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life

Apr 25th 2017, 7:04 PM 14,359 Views 62 Comments

Next week, Dublin City Council will discuss new plans to restrict car numbers in the city.

# traffic - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Police in town 'blighted by paramilitary feuds' hit out at online sharing of checkpoint locations
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Police in town 'blighted by paramilitary feuds' hit out at online sharing of checkpoint locations

Apr 8th 2017, 12:33 PM 16,696 Views 32 Comments

The warning was in response to social media groups in which people post traffic updates to other road users.

# traffic - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Rural TDs say sick children will be left stranded in Dublin traffic if new children's hospital goes ahead
# Greenfield Site
# Greenfield Site

Rural TDs say sick children will be left stranded in Dublin traffic if new children's hospital goes ahead

Mar 29th 2017, 4:07 PM 18,790 Views 84 Comments

The cost of the new children’s hospital is expected to exceed €1 billion.

# traffic - Monday 20 March, 2017

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City
From The Daily Edge
# Luas Cross City

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City

Mar 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 18,354 Views 10 Comments

There are children in senior infants who are younger than the Luas Cross City works.

# traffic - Friday 17 March, 2017

Man and woman in their 50s arrested after €200,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis found in house
# Raheny
# Raheny

Man and woman in their 50s arrested after €200,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis found in house

Mar 17th 2017, 11:26 AM 13,118 Views 0 Comments

The seizure happened last night.

# traffic - Friday 10 March, 2017

A fire on the N11 at Bray and a broken down truck on D'Olier Street delaying the Friday commute
# Heading Home
# Heading Home

A fire on the N11 at Bray and a broken down truck on D'Olier Street delaying the Friday commute

Mar 10th 2017, 7:35 PM 11,470 Views 3 Comments

Further afield, there are traffic delays in Limerick and Monaghan this evening.

# traffic - Monday 20 February, 2017

Man dies after two cars collide in Donegal
# Strand Head
# Strand Head

Man dies after two cars collide in Donegal

Feb 20th 2017, 10:20 PM 15,256 Views 9 Comments

The occupant of the other car was uninjured.

# traffic - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Gardaí caught a driver going 148kph on a foggy 100kph stretch of road this morning
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Gardaí caught a driver going 148kph on a foggy 100kph stretch of road this morning

Feb 19th 2017, 4:36 PM 39,857 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí in Naas also caught a motorist driving at 185kph.

# traffic - Friday 17 February, 2017

Driver arrested after caught speeding at 187 km per hour in 120 zone on wet road
# Speeding
# Speeding

Driver arrested after caught speeding at 187 km per hour in 120 zone on wet road

Feb 17th 2017, 9:53 PM 33,282 Views 70 Comments

Meanwhile, a driver in Newbridge was found travelling at almost twice the speed limit.

# traffic - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Delays expected on M1 after crash at Port Tunnel
# Traffic
# Traffic

Delays expected on M1 after crash at Port Tunnel

Jan 17th 2017, 9:26 AM 12,400 Views 12 Comments

Officers are currently at the scene and there are no reports of any serious injures.

# traffic - Monday 16 January, 2017

Two women killed after being knocked down crossing the road
# Louth
# Louth

Two women killed after being knocked down crossing the road

Jan 16th 2017, 10:36 PM 29,506 Views 10 Comments

The bodies of the two women were taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

# traffic - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Plans for the new Civic Plaza at College Green will be submitted in March
# Dublin
# Dublin

Plans for the new Civic Plaza at College Green will be submitted in March

Jan 12th 2017, 6:14 PM 23,575 Views 62 Comments

The Luas will be operating at the site by the end of this year.

# traffic - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route
# N4
# N4

Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route

Jan 10th 2017, 8:51 AM 38,106 Views 35 Comments

Fire and Garda traffic services attended the scene of the crash this morning.

# traffic - Friday 6 January, 2017

Temporary delays as truck went on fire on the M50
# Caution
# Caution

Temporary delays as truck went on fire on the M50

Jan 6th 2017, 2:27 PM 26,318 Views 27 Comments

Smoke in the area affected visibility for drivers.

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close
# Traffic Delays
# Traffic Delays

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close

Jan 6th 2017, 8:51 AM 28,186 Views 29 Comments

A 12 kilometre tailback is being reported.

# traffic - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Storm Barbara winds so strong they blew a window off Facebook's HQ
# Dislike
# Dislike

Storm Barbara winds so strong they blew a window off Facebook's HQ

Dec 24th 2016, 2:34 PM 22,357 Views 21 Comments

The centre of the storm tracked very close to Ireland yesterday.

# traffic - Friday 23 December, 2016

Heading home for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know about Storm Barbara
# Flight Delays
# Flight Delays

Heading home for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know about Storm Barbara

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:37 PM 29,336 Views 17 Comments

There are reports of trees down on some routes, and flights are delayed at all the main airports.

# traffic - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Rain, wind and tailbacks: Here's your weather and traffic forecast for Christmas week
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Rain, wind and tailbacks: Here's your weather and traffic forecast for Christmas week

Dec 18th 2016, 7:19 PM 41,409 Views 17 Comments

Just a week to go. This might help you plan your shopping trips (and your getaway routes).

# traffic - Thursday 8 December, 2016

11 accurate observations about driving on the poxy M50
# Red Cow
From The Daily Edge
# Red Cow

11 accurate observations about driving on the poxy M50

Dec 8th 2016, 9:45 AM 9,673 Views 3 Comments

SAVE US.

# traffic - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"
# Chockablock
# Chockablock

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"

Nov 22nd 2016, 6:05 AM 13,719 Views 21 Comments

The numbers of vehicles on Irish roads has increased by almost 15% in the past year – because of new cars, housing and the weather.

# traffic - Monday 21 November, 2016

Thick fog, ice and frost - and now a wind warning for the east coast
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Thick fog, ice and frost - and now a wind warning for the east coast

Nov 21st 2016, 7:34 AM 17,565 Views 5 Comments

Poor driving conditions this morning are expected to give way to gale-force winds in the east this afternoon.

# traffic - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend
# Hello Winter
# Hello Winter

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

Nov 17th 2016, 8:51 AM 25,684 Views 17 Comments

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

# traffic - Monday 14 November, 2016

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week
# Deeper Undergound
# Deeper Undergound

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week

Nov 14th 2016, 3:49 PM 60,065 Views 43 Comments

The tunnel will allow passengers coming from Newbridge and Celbridge travel directly to Grand Canal Dock in Dublin.

# traffic - Monday 31 October, 2016

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening
# Follow The Weirder
# Follow The Weirder

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening

Oct 31st 2016, 9:15 AM 24,494 Views 4 Comments

Spectators will get closer than ever to the spooktacular street performance in special twilight parade.

# traffic - Saturday 29 October, 2016

The Dublin Marathon is taking place on Sunday (not Monday) and here's what you need to know
# Rerouting
# Rerouting

The Dublin Marathon is taking place on Sunday (not Monday) and here's what you need to know

Oct 29th 2016, 9:30 AM 35,102 Views 23 Comments

A race was moved to Sunday in a bid to attract more international runners.

# traffic - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Travel around Dublin city centre? More traffic changes for Luas works
# No Right Turn
# No Right Turn

Travel around Dublin city centre? More traffic changes for Luas works

Oct 27th 2016, 9:32 PM 14,733 Views 9 Comments

The right turn from O’Connell Street to Cathal Brugha Street will close permanently.

'Ambitious' plans for Dublin 4 could see the closure of the Merrion Gates railway crossing
# Bottleneck
# Bottleneck

'Ambitious' plans for Dublin 4 could see the closure of the Merrion Gates railway crossing

Oct 27th 2016, 10:06 AM 27,422 Views 41 Comments

Strand Road could be turned into a cul-de-sac.

# traffic - 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.

# traffic - Monday 17 October, 2016

Busy day for gardaí on the roads: Cars seized and disqualified driver arrested
# Out In Force
# Out In Force

Busy day for gardaí on the roads: Cars seized and disqualified driver arrested

Oct 17th 2016, 10:53 PM 34,510 Views 63 Comments

A disqualified driver was found driving a heavy goods vehicle.

# traffic - Monday 3 October, 2016

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works

Oct 3rd 2016, 8:26 PM 15,720 Views 15 Comments

It will be closed for four weeks while works for the Luas Cross City are carried out.

# traffic - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Cork City Council has passed an "anti-car policy run by apparatchiks in Dublin"
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

Cork City Council has passed an "anti-car policy run by apparatchiks in Dublin"

Sep 27th 2016, 11:23 AM 20,895 Views 56 Comments

The strategy will see the city’s main thoroughfare closed to traffic for three and a half hours a day.

# traffic - Thursday 22 September, 2016

An articulated truck is blocking part of the M50 in Dublin
# Dublin Traffic
# Dublin Traffic

An articulated truck is blocking part of the M50 in Dublin

Sep 22nd 2016, 7:58 AM 32,477 Views 16 Comments

A large articulated truck is blocking lanes on the northbound carriageway near the junctions for M3 (Blanchardstown) and the M2 at Finglas.

# traffic - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway
# Kent
# Kent

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Aug 27th 2016, 2:24 PM 22,512 Views 17 Comments

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

# traffic - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Manchester police apologise after tweeting picture of men dressed in Nazi SS uniforms
# Reenactment
# Reenactment

Manchester police apologise after tweeting picture of men dressed in Nazi SS uniforms

Aug 9th 2016, 8:04 AM 16,241 Views 66 Comments

GMP said that the tweet was “unacceptable”.

# traffic - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Severe delays following collision between truck and multiple cars on M50
# Crash
# Crash

Severe delays following collision between truck and multiple cars on M50

Jul 30th 2016, 1:16 PM 45,835 Views 38 Comments

Traffic is down to two lanes and the incident is understood to be causing severe delays to traffic.

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin
# Weekend Warning
# Weekend Warning

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin

Jul 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 22,538 Views 14 Comments

The quays will be closed as the latest major phase of Luas works takes place.