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Gardaí are expected to launch a scaled-down operation this bank holiday weekend to enforce the coronavirus movement restrictions as the force switches focus from roads to parks, beaches and beauty spots. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Gardaí are expected to operate a scaled-down operation this bank holiday weekend to enforce the coronavirus movement restrictions as the force switche(...)

An Garda Síochána thanked the 124,929 drivers who were found to be compliant and drove within the speed limits.

By the time National Slow Day came to an end early on Saturday morning more than 1,000 cars had been clocked going faster than they should have been w(...)

Fifty-four people have been killed so far in 2020, seven more than last year for the same period. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Some motorists are driving at “extreme speeds” on Ireland’s less-busy roads during the coronavirus crisis, the State’s top traffic garda has warned, a(...)

Road signs will request a 1m overtaking distance between vehicles and cars in areas with speeding limits of under 50 km/h. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Monday was a “great day for cyclists”, Minister for Transport Shane Ross announced as he launched new safety legislation by the side of a busy south D(...)

Gardaí say they will be out in force to enforce speed limits over the bank holiday weekend. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

Gardaí say speed limits will be enforced over the bank holiday weekend despite a planned strike by staff at the company that operates the State’s road(...)

A total of 95,998 speeding detections have been made between January and August 2019, some 15 per cent higher than the 81,598 detections made during the same period last year. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

Drivers in Dublin, Cork and Waterford were the worst offenders caught by gardaí during a country-wide operation to warn motorists to slow down, latest(...)

National Slow Down Day: gardaí are targeting 1,000 locations with speed cameras today. Photograph: Getty

Drivers were caught speeding at a rate of almost one every three minutes during a country-wide Garda operation to warn motorists to slow down. Some 2(...)

Gardaí have revealed the worst speeding offences detected by the GoSafe cameras since the start of the year, with one motorist in Co Donegal caught going 123km/h above the speed limit.

Gardaí have revealed the worst speeding offences detected by the GoSafe cameras since the start of the year, with one motorist in Co Donegal caught go(...)

The Road Safety Authority has warned that traffic congestion outside school gates is proving “incredibly dangerous” for small children. Speaking at t(...)

The Dublin band The Blades, fronted by Paul Cleary, onstage in 1985. Photograph: Terry Thorp

What does a nation in crisis sound like? It’s a pertinent question for our uncertain times, which has of late been occupying Bob Stanley. For Stanley,(...)

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