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6 of the most infuriating traffic junctions in Dublin
# Road Rage
# Road Rage

6 of the most infuriating traffic junctions in Dublin

Jun 2nd 2017, 11:47 AM 37,594 Views 25 Comments

From the Walkinstown Roundabout to… all the places nearly as bad as the Walkinstown Roundabout.

Bus driver caught doing 20 km/h over the speed limit by unmarked garda car
# Caught Rapid
# Caught Rapid

Bus driver caught doing 20 km/h over the speed limit by unmarked garda car

May 28th 2017, 4:30 PM 44,749 Views 78 Comments

National Slow Down Day was held on Friday to encourage drivers to slow down.

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig
# GNR
# GNR

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig

May 27th 2017, 6:01 AM 19,735 Views 54 Comments

Guns N’ Roses make their return to Slane after 25 years.

Gardaí in Sligo had to direct traffic around two swans and their babies in Sligo yesterday
# Swanning Around
From The Daily Edge
# Swanning Around

Gardaí in Sligo had to direct traffic around two swans and their babies in Sligo yesterday

May 26th 2017, 7:36 AM 4,518 Views 0 Comments

Protect the babbies!

South Dublin road closed after eight-car-collision
# Katharine Tynan Road
# Katharine Tynan Road

South Dublin road closed after eight-car-collision

May 12th 2017, 2:33 PM 62,121 Views 18 Comments

The road has since been reopened and the crash cleared.

Poll: Should cars be banned from the quays in Dublin?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Should cars be banned from the quays in Dublin?

May 3rd 2017, 12:45 PM 20,885 Views 80 Comments

‘Are we being too generous to the car driver?,’ councillors ask.

Greens say traffic plans are 'too generous to cars' and anti-public transport
# Dublin Quays
# Dublin Quays

Greens say traffic plans are 'too generous to cars' and anti-public transport

May 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 12,886 Views 69 Comments

There is concern car traffic in Dublin city could slow down the new Luas line.

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 21,809 Views 21 Comments

The cyclist was hit by the lorry on Good Friday.

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 12,777 Views 58 Comments

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

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 17,424 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 23,012 Views 33 Comments

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

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 14,397 Views 62 Comments

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

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 16,719 Views 32 Comments

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

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 18,811 Views 84 Comments

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

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 18,384 Views 10 Comments

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

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 13,147 Views 0 Comments

The seizure happened last night.

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 11,484 Views 3 Comments

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

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 15,297 Views 9 Comments

The occupant of the other car was uninjured.

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 39,878 Views 35 Comments

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

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 33,325 Views 65 Comments

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

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 12,410 Views 12 Comments

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

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 29,545 Views 10 Comments

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

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 23,593 Views 62 Comments

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

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 38,281 Views 35 Comments

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

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 26,339 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 28,213 Views 29 Comments

A 12 kilometre tailback is being reported.

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 22,433 Views 21 Comments

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

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 29,426 Views 17 Comments

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

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 41,435 Views 17 Comments

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

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 9,715 Views 3 Comments

SAVE US.

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 13,739 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.

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 17,581 Views 5 Comments

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

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 25,732 Views 17 Comments

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

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 60,142 Views 43 Comments

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

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 24,516 Views 4 Comments

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

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 35,261 Views 23 Comments

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

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 14,770 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 27,507 Views 42 Comments

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

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 15,952 Views 42 Comments

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

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 34,562 Views 63 Comments

A disqualified driver was found driving a heavy goods vehicle.