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Dublin: 13°C Saturday 19 September 2020

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# cyclists - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show Commuters

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

# cyclists - Thursday 23 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses Safety Appeal This post contains videos

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

There were 11 incidents in which the Luas made contact with vehicles from January to June of this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads Covid-19

Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads

Roads around Ireland are getting busier as Covid-19 restrictions start to ease.

# cyclists - Friday 22 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí catch motorist travelling at 202km/h on Dublin's M50 Slow Down Day

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

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

# cyclists - Saturday 18 April, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance Rejig

Dublin City Council to reallocate space to allow pedestrians and cyclists to social distance

Loading bays and parking spaces will be removed to create space for people on bikes and on foot.

# cyclists - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Call for better cycling infrastructure after research shows 4 in 5 cyclist injuries happen in urban areas Road Safety Authority

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

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

# cyclists - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles Bluebell

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles

Yaman Umuroğlu and Liam Molloy both shared details of the attacks online last night.

# cyclists - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads Transport Committee

'A pedestrian just hit me': Cyclists express concerns about verbal and physical abuse on Irish roads

Bike activists appeared before an Oireachtas committee today.

# cyclists - Thursday 10 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest Extinction Rebellion

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest

The demonstration has been organised in support of Extinction Rebellion.

# cyclists - Sunday 11 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare Firgrove

Six cyclists injured after crash involving vehicle at event in Co Clare

Two cyclists were taken to hospital.

# cyclists - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses Safety Campaign This post contains videos

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Two pedestrians died after being struck by trams in separate incidents earlier this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure' On Yer Bike

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# cyclists - Sunday 12 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years Glasnevin

Metrolink construction could close section of Royal Canal cycling Greenway for up to three years

A cycling group has called on the NTA to alter its plans for the Glasnevin Station.

# cyclists - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

From TheJournal.ie More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists Transport

More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists

The annual Canal Cordon Report for 2018 tracks the mode of transport share of people coming into Dublin.

# cyclists - Sunday 20 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law Not Good Enough This post contains videos

Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law

A planned new law was abandoned at the start of the year.

# cyclists - Monday 5 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year Ding Ding Ding

'Was your Snapchat worth it?': Emergency brakes used by Luas drivers 550 times this year

People breaking red lights and not paying attention are two of the main reasons for near-misses.

# cyclists - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014 Courts

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014

Osborn Irabor will be sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on 12 November.

# cyclists - Sunday 2 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city Fitzwilliam Cycle Route This post contains videos

Residents worried about 'high-speed cyclists' on parking protected cycle lanes in Dublin city

The proposed design would see parked cars create a buffer between cyclists and traffic.

# cyclists - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes Fines

Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes

One garda fined six motorists in 25 minutes.

# cyclists - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think drivers who park on cycle lanes should get penalty points?

Is it time to get tough on motorists who block cycle lanes?

From TheJournal.ie Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points Pay Up

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points

Motorists continue to park on cycle lane because they face no consequences for doing so, said the party.

From TheJournal.ie Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists Road Safety

Minister admits 'difficulties' in bringing in law for minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

A new law to require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads was announced in February.

# cyclists - Monday 25 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes Enforcement

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said current regulation around cycle lanes was “light touch”.

# cyclists - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes Make Space

New Dublin bus corridor plan: Up to 200 front gardens impacted on some proposed routes

Sixteen new ‘core bus corridors’ are being planned in Dublin.

# cyclists - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend Stay Alive At 1.5

Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend

To date in 2018, six cyclists have been killed on Irish roads.

# cyclists - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety Dublin Cycle Campaign

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety

Four cyclists have died on Irish roads so far this year.

# cyclists - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists Careful Now

Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists

The new law will require drivers to allow one metre when passing cyclists on roads with a speed limit under 50 km/h.

# cyclists - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day Injured

Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day

Fifteen cyclists died in road traffic incidents last year.

# cyclists - Thursday 25 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre Rush Hour

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre

This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.

# cyclists - Saturday 9 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists Luas Cross City

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

# cyclists - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year Stop Killing Cyclists

'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year

“Historically, I don’t think the government has taken cycling seriously as a mode of transport.”

# cyclists - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA Park Your Bike

Dublin's €20m Liffey Cycleway project rejected by NTA

“We’re five years into this process – it is unacceptable to go back to square one.”

# cyclists - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos' Roadspace

China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'

More than three million rental bikes have been placed on Chinese streets.

# cyclists - Sunday 30 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital Roads

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# cyclists - Friday 14 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth Elephants In Lycra

Someone's been putting these strange anti-cycling posters up in Howth

One cyclist said he was particularly concerned about one poster – in spite of its cartoonish style.

# cyclists - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets Be Seen

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets

Sergeants and inspectors said they want people to take responsibility for their safety on the roads.

# cyclists - Monday 20 March, 2017

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

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City

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

# cyclists - Sunday 18 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does more road space need to be given to cycle lanes?

There’s only so much space out there.

# cyclists - Friday 28 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for? Plans For Change

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?

Dublin City Council wants to know.

# cyclists - Monday 3 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "I said to her that look, you're mad cycling in the city... it's a death trap and she said ‘no, it's cycle-lanes the whole way'" Donna Fox

"I said to her that look, you're mad cycling in the city... it's a death trap and she said ‘no, it's cycle-lanes the whole way'"

The father of a woman who died while cycling through Dublin has spoken out about her death.

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