Access to new stretch of motorway in Tipperary blocked in dispute over pay

Access to the new M7/N7 motorway from Mountrath, Co. Laois to Nenagh, Co Tipperary has been blocked by a number of contractors who have been temporarily laid off by KC Civil Engineering and Cappawhite Plant Hire Ltd. The unofficial strike is blocking access for work vehicles along the road at the Borris-in-Ossory, Roscrea, Moneygall and […]

Tipperary based designer highlights need for overhaul of Ireland’s road signage

Current road signage not in line with State regulation on use of Irish Language nor meeting the challenges of Ireland’s new high speed motorway network and aging population profile The recent publication of a startling piece of research entitled “Ireland’s dual-language road signs – where to next?” by designer Garrett Reil (Ballina, Co Tipp) has […]