Advertisement
BE PART OF THE TEAM

Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 13°C Tuesday 11 May 2021

#Irish Roads

# irish-roads - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Gardaí to be out in force as 54 people killed on roads over St Patrick's Day period since 2012
# Danger Zone
From TheJournal.ie
# Danger Zone

Gardaí to be out in force as 54 people killed on roads over St Patrick's Day period since 2012

Mar 14th 2018, 3:18 PM 10,009 Views 47 Comments

Officers will also be on the lookout for speeding, non-seatbelt wearing and using a mobile phone while driving.

# irish-roads - Thursday 28 December, 2017

County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences

Dec 28th 2017, 6:00 AM 19,357 Views 18 Comments

The majority of drivers had three penalty points (400,502), while 59,404 had six points and 42,700 had two.

# irish-roads - Sunday 30 April, 2017

'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash
# Co. Donegal
From TheJournal.ie
# Co. Donegal

'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash

Apr 30th 2017, 12:25 PM 21,820 Views 25 Comments

The two young men have been named locally as Nathan Farrell, aged 18, and Nathan Fullerton, aged 17.

# irish-roads - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Half of the population believes drivers shouldn't be banned for having alcohol in their system
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Half of the population believes drivers shouldn't be banned for having alcohol in their system

Apr 16th 2017, 6:35 AM 16,320 Views 61 Comments

There is little appetite for stricter rules around driving and alcohol among the Irish population.

# irish-roads - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

WIN: A weekend surf adventure for two - and a brand-new MINI Countryman for the drive
# Sponsored By Mini
From TheJournal.ie
# Sponsored By Mini

WIN: A weekend surf adventure for two - and a brand-new MINI Countryman for the drive

Feb 21st 2017, 10:50 AM 11,455 Views 9 Comments

We’re giving you a free trip, surf lessons – and the lend of a new MINI Countryman to get there and back.

# irish-roads - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

13 times Irish people didn't need no damn trailer
# Stuffed In Cars
From The Daily Edge
# Stuffed In Cars

13 times Irish people didn't need no damn trailer

Aug 3rd 2016, 6:00 PM 9,825 Views 5 Comments

Some sights to be seen.

# irish-roads - Friday 17 June, 2016

17 things that could only happen on Irish roads
# Taken The Roads In
From The Daily Edge
# Taken The Roads In

17 things that could only happen on Irish roads

Jun 17th 2016, 9:30 PM 10,869 Views 1 Comment

The things you see.

# irish-roads - Monday 23 May, 2016

13 tweets that perfectly illustrate Irish country roads
# Irish Roads
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Roads

13 tweets that perfectly illustrate Irish country roads

May 23rd 2016, 11:25 AM 6,278 Views 0 Comments

Country road, country road.

# irish-roads - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

You need a driver's licence to use these weird-looking scooters
# Striking A Balance
From TheJournal.ie
# Striking A Balance

You need a driver's licence to use these weird-looking scooters

Oct 13th 2015, 12:29 PM 28,195 Views 35 Comments

They’ve been banned in London, but what’s the law surrounding self-balancing scooters in Ireland?

# irish-roads - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

This helpful conversation was spotted on a road in Clare
# Road Works
From The Daily Edge
# Road Works

This helpful conversation was spotted on a road in Clare

Aug 5th 2015, 8:10 PM 7,339 Views 2 Comments

Thanks for confirming.

# irish-roads - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

12 of the most confusing things spotted on Ireland's roads
# On The Road (again)
From The Daily Edge
# On The Road (again)

12 of the most confusing things spotted on Ireland's roads

Aug 4th 2015, 9:30 PM 14,393 Views 4 Comments

How bizarre, how bizarre.

# irish-roads - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Woman in Mayo is fifth pedestrian killed on Irish roads in 2015
# Fatal
From TheJournal.ie
# Fatal

Woman in Mayo is fifth pedestrian killed on Irish roads in 2015

Mar 5th 2015, 10:01 PM 15,130 Views 8 Comments

She was hit at around 7:30 this evening.

# irish-roads - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Irish road deaths are on the rise - is it time we looked to Sweden for safety inspiration?
# Road Deaths
From TheJournal.ie
# Road Deaths

Irish road deaths are on the rise - is it time we looked to Sweden for safety inspiration?

Jan 10th 2015, 7:00 AM 23,941 Views 100 Comments

The CEO of the RSA said, ‘We saved more lives than ever before in 2012 we can do it again in 2015′.

# irish-roads - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year? From TheJournal.ie

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?

Dec 4th 2014, 5:52 PM 25,084 Views 24 Comments

Was it yours?

# irish-roads - Sunday 20 July, 2014

16 reasons Irish roads are the best in the world From The Daily Edge

16 reasons Irish roads are the best in the world

Jul 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 54,185 Views 17 Comments

Great drivin’.

# irish-roads - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Potholes, loose chippings, floods: Welcome to Ireland’s rural roads
# Road Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Road Safety

Potholes, loose chippings, floods: Welcome to Ireland’s rural roads

Feb 19th 2013, 6:17 PM 28,328 Views 100 Comments

One council engineer admits that limited funding means “we are stretched beyond breaking point to carry out even basic repairs”.

# irish-roads - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Targeted safety measures resulting in fewer road deaths says Shatter
# Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Roads

Targeted safety measures resulting in fewer road deaths says Shatter

Jan 2nd 2013, 4:34 PM 4,890 Views 55 Comments

The Justice Minister was responding to figures who show a record low in the number of road deaths in 2012.

# irish-roads - Monday 31 December, 2012

A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012
# I'm On A Boat
From TheJournal.ie
# I'm On A Boat

A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012

Dec 31st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,202 Views 11 Comments

Between animals and inanimate objects, Ireland’s roads had a lot more than cars on them in 2012.

# irish-roads - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Pictures: 10 of the worst road bends in Ireland
# Careful Now
From TheJournal.ie
# Careful Now

Pictures: 10 of the worst road bends in Ireland

Nov 17th 2012, 8:45 AM 36,417 Views 64 Comments

At seven each, Tipperary and Limerick are the counties with the most bad bends that need to be fixed, followed by Kerry and Cork with six each.

# irish-roads - Friday 24 August, 2012

Man dies after Tipperary road crash
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Man dies after Tipperary road crash

Aug 24th 2012, 1:11 PM 5,080 Views 3 Comments

The 68-year-old was fatally injured in the accident yesterday evening.

# irish-roads - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Former garda found guilty of insurance corruption by Wexford court
# Courts
From TheJournal.ie
# Courts

Former garda found guilty of insurance corruption by Wexford court

Apr 14th 2011, 9:47 PM 1,035 Views 0 Comments

# irish-roads - Monday 11 April, 2011

Road safety campaign urges greater driver caution on motorways
# Road Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Road Safety

Road safety campaign urges greater driver caution on motorways

Apr 11th 2011, 9:56 PM 1,786 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, report suggests penalty points system may be changed for new drivers.

# irish-roads - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

Poll: Has the bad weather forced you to change your plans for Christmas?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Has the bad weather forced you to change your plans for Christmas?

Dec 22nd 2010, 9:12 AM 543 Views 0 Comments

Let us know how the big freeze has affected you.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Dec 22nd 2010, 8:22 AM 1,508 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Developer Paddy Kelly says he likes walking after his BMW is seized; Brian Cowen’s plan to turn 83,000 into 250,000; and the Korean peninsula at loggerheads again – over a Christmas tree.

# irish-roads - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Dec 8th 2010, 8:41 AM 1,050 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: the world takes stock of Ireland’s budget, the customers who got ‘free money’ from Bank of Ireland will have to pay it back and David Drumm is quizzed about his wife’s jewellery.

# irish-roads - Monday 6 December, 2010

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Dec 6th 2010, 8:54 AM 1,278 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Lenihan voted Europe’s worst finance minister; semi state bosses to escape pay cuts, and a live stunt on German TV goes horribly wrong.

# irish-roads - Tuesday 30 November, 2010

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
From TheJournal.ie
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nov 30th 2010, 8:37 AM 1,007 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: heavy snowfalls mostly failed to materialise but Ireland’s roads remain treacherous, questions over the legality of Ireland’s bailout – and why it’s okay not to eat your greens.

# irish-roads - Saturday 27 November, 2010

Pedestrian killed in Limerick
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Pedestrian killed in Limerick

Nov 27th 2010, 3:17 PM 75 Views 0 Comments

Weather warning issued for motorists as snow falls across Ireland
# Big Freeze
From TheJournal.ie
# Big Freeze

Weather warning issued for motorists as snow falls across Ireland

Nov 27th 2010, 9:56 AM 4,350 Views 0 Comments

Forecast is for cold snap to stick around.

# irish-roads - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Weather warning issued: gales over 100km expected tomorrow
# Weather
From TheJournal.ie
# Weather

Weather warning issued: gales over 100km expected tomorrow

Nov 10th 2010, 3:53 PM 352 Views 0 Comments

Yes, folks, there’s another storm headed our way…

# irish-roads - Monday 8 November, 2010

Twitter reacts to #stormwatch
# Storm
From TheJournal.ie
# Storm

Twitter reacts to #stormwatch

Nov 8th 2010, 9:29 AM 611 Views 0 Comments

Weather warnings still in place today, but some Twitter users seemed disappointed with the intensity of last night’s storm.

Weather warnings still in place after weekend storm warnings
# Storm
From TheJournal.ie
# Storm

Weather warnings still in place after weekend storm warnings

Nov 8th 2010, 9:23 AM 859 Views 0 Comments

Several Dublin roads remain closed at the Strand Road junction as further rain and winds forecast for today.

# irish-roads - Saturday 6 November, 2010

Pedestrian dies in Co Roscommon
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Pedestrian dies in Co Roscommon

Nov 6th 2010, 9:26 AM 66 Views 0 Comments

# irish-roads - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

Motorcyclist killed in Co Clare
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Motorcyclist killed in Co Clare

Oct 26th 2010, 11:36 AM 56 Views 0 Comments

# irish-roads - Friday 22 October, 2010

Man killed in Donegal crash
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Man killed in Donegal crash

Oct 22nd 2010, 7:20 PM 74 Views 0 Comments

# irish-roads - Sunday 17 October, 2010

Three killed on Irish roads last night
# Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Roads

Three killed on Irish roads last night

Oct 17th 2010, 11:13 AM 252 Views 0 Comments

Separate crashes in Counties Kerry, Cavan and Limerick claim lives.

Man killed in Limerick crash
# Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Roads

Man killed in Limerick crash

Oct 17th 2010, 10:01 AM 84 Views 0 Comments

# irish-roads - Thursday 9 September, 2010

8 things you definitely didn't know about Irish roads
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

8 things you definitely didn't know about Irish roads

Sep 9th 2010, 7:12 PM 4,015 Views 1 Comment

As the final stretch of the M9 Dublin to Waterford route opens, we bring you eight facts you (probably) definitely didn’t know about Irish roads.

# irish-roads - Monday 6 September, 2010

Westmeath crash
# Irish Roads
From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Roads

Westmeath crash

Sep 6th 2010, 6:39 PM 267 Views 0 Comments

Traffic delays after EP easing
# Electric Picnic
From TheJournal.ie
# Electric Picnic

Traffic delays after EP easing

Sep 6th 2010, 2:42 PM 166 Views 0 Comments

1 2