Saturday June 6, 2020

Elaine Byrne: Motorists still not paying the penalty

What was the purpose of the Guerin, Fennelly, O’Higgins and all the other Garda inquiries?

22nd May, 2016
Are penalty points still being swept under the carpet? Pic: RollingNews.ie

Here we go again. The Irish disposition to disremember. This inability to bridge Ireland’s implementation deficit.

What was the Beef Tribunal about? Something to do with the bad blood between Des O’Malley and Albert Reynolds was the response by an overwhelming majority of respondents to an Irish Times/MRBI opinion poll two weeks after the report was published in 1994. The original motivation for establishing the inquiry was lost on a public that didn’t...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Many of us have achieved a new life balance that might just be the real ‘new normal’

Sharyn McAndrew | 2 weeks ago

Property firms such as QRE are dealing with the coronavirus lockdown by trying to maintain some normality in their day-to-day business

Conor Whelan | 3 weeks ago

Hardline opposition to EU solidarity in funding the cost of Covid-19 is driven by German allergy to ‘imprudent’ spending, and by Dutch politicians fearing the transfer of funds to southern countries would provoke a far-right backlash

Barry J Whyte | 1 month ago