Traffic flows at Sallins

Recent works by Kildare County Council to provide parking around Sallins village have had some unintended and imho detrimental effects for traffic flows and traffic safety around the village. In particular the provision of extra parking spaces between the Railway Inn (Neds) and Bamburys bookmakers and down as far as the church Continue Reading →

Operation Freeflow – Car Free Zones

I ended up on KFM (local radio) this morning debating congestion charges with Noel Shannon. I was listening to the programme at home yesterday morning (a rare treat, I was working from home) and they had some reaction from listeners to the idea of congestion charges and other transport proposals Continue Reading →

Heritage at Heuston

It’s rare enough that myself and the London Telegraph would be in agreement. One of the ‘yellow press’ my grandfather was so scornful of (long memories after they did for Parnell), the ‘Torygraph’ is sometimes synonymous with punch cartoons and ‘Oirish’ sterotyping. We do agree on one thing however. The Continue Reading →