Camogie star Anna Geary tries out a bicycle after the opening of the final station of the Cork city bike scheme. photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The largest bike-share scheme outside Dublin has been launched in Cork with Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney officially opening the new bike st(...)

News of the elimination of the Number 7 Dublin-Cork route has been greeted by consternation. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

“At the heart of the community” is the logo that stands proudly at the top of Bus Éireann’s website but if that’s meant to be a promise it’s one that (...)

Bus Éireann has cited  commercial obligations as a pretext for considering cuts to some services. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bus Éireann has agreed to temporarily suspend plans to cut part of its Dublin to Cork Expressway service following a public meeting in opposition to t(...)

Bus Éireann chief executive Martin Nolan said if the Government wanted smaller towns and villages on commercial routes to be serviced, it would have to pay a subsidy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Planned cuts to some of Bus Éireann’s rural routes have been condemned by farm groups and organisations of rural and older people. The national bus se(...)

More than one-third of revenues for retailers in Dublin city come from public transport users and walkers.

Public transport users spend more than twice as much as car users in Dublin city shops according to new research from the National Transport Authority(...)

A 71-year-old appeared before Kenmare District Court after a National Transport Authority ‘sting operation’ caught him operating a taxi without a licence. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Officers from the National Transport Authority (NTA) carried out “a sting operation” on a 71-year-old man in Kenmare who was operating taxis without a(...)

Michael Lowry, pictured leaving the Four Courts  after a High Court action. Photograph: Courts Collins

Independent TD Michael Lowry has secured permission to bring a High Court challenge aimed at preventing his trial before Dublin Circuit Court on alleg(...)

Simon Coveney: Kenny didn’t spare the Minister for Agriculture’s blushes when he was late for the farmers. Three words, Enda: pot, kettle, black. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The Taoiseach was buttering up the farmers big time at a dinner in the Red Cow Hotel on Tuesday night. The occasion was the 60th annual meeting of the(...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry wrote the words “not bad looking” on a note referring to his former public relations adviser Valerie O’Reilly. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

    Neither the content nor the tone of the lobbying note that Independent TD Michael Lowry passed to the Taoiseach will have sur(...)

“It is a load of nonsense and, frankly, more irritating than anything else,” says Independent TD Michael Lowry. Photograph: Brian Arthur/Press 22

Independent TD Michael Lowry has described as “political correctness gone mad” media reaction to his lobbying for the reappointment of public relatio(...)