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Population sizes of counties mapped as letters

population of counties in letters -- without words

08:48 pm | In the 2011 census, the Greater Dublin Area (Meath, Kildare and Wicklow) now accounts for 40% of the population of Ireland, while…

Apr 1 2012 / Comments Off / Read More »

How many people were at the household charge protest?

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01:46 pm | Estimating  the size of the crowd at protests can be a pain the head. However, things get vastly easier if the…

Apr 1 2012 / 2 Comments / Read More »
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COMMENT: Dangerously controversial 30km/h limits

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09:56 pm | “30kph limit for rush hour cars on Long Mile” cried the Evening Herald’s headline yesterday. Why is the zone only for certain times of the…

Mar 31 2011 / Comments Off / Read More »

COMMENT: Helmets are a distraction to safer cycling

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01:44 am | What’s the difference between the first cyclist and the last two in this video? Helmets? High-vis? No. Firstly, the second…

Mar 19 2011 / Comments Off / Read More »

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