Geraldine Lavelle uses a hand-cycle to keep fit at IT Sligo. Photograph: James Connolly

Geraldine Lavelle’s life changed “in a heartbeat”. That was in October 2013 when she was left paralysed from the chest down following a collision with(...)

Geraldine Lavelle, who was left paralysed from the chest down following a collision with a lorry in October 2013.

A cyclist left paralysed from the chest down following a collision with a lorry has called for greater safety measures to protect cyclists. A collisi(...)

Geraldine Lavelle: Her routine of going for a 10km cycle before work  had built up her physical strength and helped her to get through  10 hours of surgery after the incident.

Geraldine Lavelle was out for her daily pre-work 10km cycle in Longford last Halloween when her future changed in an instant. A road collision (...)