Harassment of cyclists by motorists in Carlow an issue as safer cycling campaign kicks off

Meeting held as part of campaign for safer cycling infrastructure in Carlow

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'Cycle lanes that lead to a dead end...'

A meeting was held recently as part of a campaign for safer cycling infrastructure in Carlow.

Carlow Cycling Campaign held a meeting in Carlow Town and Cllr Adrienne Wallace highlighted some of the issues raised. 

She said: "A lot of issues raised with many cyclists feeling that it is unsafe to cycle in Carlow. Cycle lanes that lead to a dead end and dangerous situations on the road.

"Harassment of cyclists from motorists. Some areas, particularly around schools have no infastrucure.

"It's important we address these issues and fight for a safe cycle Carlow."