Works begin on Brackenstown cycle lanes

This week the contractor is beginning working on the Brackenstown cycle lanes. The scheme was recently on public display and will provide protected cycle lanes from Swords Manor to St Cronan’s School and from the junction with the Murrough Rd to the entrance of Laurelton. The contractor installed site works compounds at the end of…

Take a ride to Malahide for Bike Week

A Family Fun Day is taking place in Malahide Castle for Bike Week this year. Lots of fun and games for kids as well as food trucks and trishaws for older people, as part of Cycling Without Age. Here are the details: Date: Sunday, 22 May Time: 12 noon to 5pm Location: Front lawn, Malahide Castle…

‘Car free’ neighbourhoods and priority for active travel, added to Development Plan

Fingal County Council will encourage the development of ‘car free’ neighbourhoods in the coming years, following agreement at a recent Development Plan meeting. Inspired by the positive experiences of communities in Utrecht and Houten in the Netherlands, councillors agreed wording that would ‘encourage the development of car free neighbourhoods and streets’ in the new Fingal…