Person: Seán O’Neill
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
More than 4,400 accidents and incidents were reported on the country’s busiest motorway, in a period of less than two years.
Thu, 12 Oct, 2017
Catch up on this morning's headlines...
Fri, 08 Sep, 2017
Extensive fibreoptic cables are to be laid down in advance of the €100m upgrade of the Jack Lynch Tunnel/Dunkettle interchange to give motorists real-time information on the project.
Sun, 14 May, 2017
It will be “challenging” to prevent major disruption for commuters during the €100m upgrade of the busiest road junction outside Dublin, admits Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII).
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017
Footballer, teacher, trailblazer - we remember All-Ireland winning captain Joe Lennon
Fri, 02 Dec, 2016
Fri, 23 Sep, 2016
Mon, 22 Aug, 2016
A state agency this year expects to spend at least €5.3m on salt to keep the country’s road network moving during winter blizzards.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016
Kilkenny’s Barrow Rangers advanced to the All-Ireland JBHC final after defeatomg Cork champions Shanballymore in Killeedy yesterday.
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Motorists have been warned to take extra care on the roads as the first icy stretches appeared yesterday, causing a number of accidents.
Tue, 12 Jan, 2016
Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) has confirmed it will fund proposals to raise the level of a national road in Co Cork which has been closed to flooding for almost a week.
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
Sun, 06 Dec, 2015
Sunday’s county SFC semi-final with Nemo Rangers in Páirc Uí Rinn (2pm) represents Carbery Rangers fifth appearance in six years in the last four.
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
Gaelic football has moved on, but the media and GAA officialdom are clinging to a past that has long since ceased to exist.
Thu, 28 May, 2015
Remains of a 17th century house have been discovered during a €2.47m upgrade of a town’s main street, which has been dubbed “the worst in Ireland”.
Fri, 10 Apr, 2015
Equestrian: The annual Tallow point-to-point meeting, run under the auspices of the West Waterford Foxhounds, was shrouded in a dense fog yesterday severely restricting visibility.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
The National Roads Authority (NRA) has said that it has no problem renaming Cork’s South Ring Road after women who fought in the War of Independence, but for operational reasons it will still refer to it as the N40.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
A dissident republican plot to target judges and police officers in Northern Ireland has been exposed by a covert MI5 operation, a court has heard.
Tue, 18 Nov, 2014
Seven men have been remanded in custody in the North charged with a series of dissident republican terrorist offences.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2014
Transport minister Paschal Donohoe has confirmed that the Jack Lynch Tunnel in Cork will not be tolled in the lifetime of the present Government.
Wed, 12 Nov, 2014
A section of the M8 motorway will be closed next month to enhance drainage works amid concern that climate change could make the main Cork-Dublin road unsafe.
Mon, 13 Oct, 2014
The death has taken place of Des Blair, a Cork music promoter who organised seminal grunge act Nirvana’s first ever gig in Europe.
Wed, 24 Sep, 2014
Carbery Rangers 2-14 Castlehaven 1-08
Mon, 15 Sep, 2014
Playing for pride might sound trite and defeatist but it has different and meaningful connotations for Ian Galvin as he gears up his New York team to face Mayo in Gaelic Park this Sunday.
Tue, 29 Apr, 2014
Gardaí obtained a court order last night allowing them to carry out forensic examinations for a further 24 hours at an apartment block where a fire killed two men in their 30s.
Fri, 14 Mar, 2014
The National Roads Authority (NRA) has confirmed that 126 manhole covers have been replaced on the M18 since last summer at a cost of €100,000.
Fri, 07 Mar, 2014
Billy Morgan pointed to UCC’s rousing second-half opening as the crucial period in delivering the university’s 21st Sigerson Cup success.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014
The story of Sir Henrys and its famous Sweat night has been well told in the past. How a weekly dance night in the Cork venue grew into one of the best house events in Europe in the 1990s, attaining quite a reputation for its amazing atmosphere and the quality of music on offer.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2013
Plans are being advanced for the creation of a €200m motorway joining Ringaskiddy in east Cork with the Jack Lynch Tunnel, because the EU designated the project as vital infrastructure.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2013
The National Roads Authority has been accused of being ‘party poopers’ for removing flags and banners from motorways erected by Banner supporters as they prepare to move en-masse to Dublin for tomorrow’s All-Ireland replay.
Fri, 27 Sep, 2013
An Bord Pleanála has given the green light to National Roads Authority (NRA) plans for a €100m upgrade of the Jack Lynch Tunnel/Dunkettle interchange.
Thu, 16 May, 2013
New cameras linked to a computer system are to be installed in the Jack Lynch Tunnel early next year as part of a safety upgrade.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2013
An investigation is to be carried out by the National Roads Authority and local authorities after one of the country’s busiest roads was shut down by floods that left thousands of motorists stranded for hours.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2013
Only three of the country’s worst accident blackspots have been upgraded — a year after plans to fix the 60 deadliest road bends were trumpeted.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013
If you asked 100 Tyrone supporters to name their first choice team for this year’s championship match against Donegal, you’re likely to get 100 very different answers back.
Thu, 24 Jan, 2013
The imp on my shoulder made an attractive suggestion here.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2012
Owen Mulligan says he’ll have to ring Tyrone boss Mickey Harte this week to discover if his county career really is over.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2012
Mickey Harte last night heralded a new era for Tyrone football, confirming a major overhaul of his squad and the departure of 11 established players.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2012
MICKEY Harte is set to carry out a major overhaul of his Tyrone squad.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2012
People who were detained against their will and abused in psychiatric institutions are also entitled to have their cases heard and to claim compensation.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2012