Sunday February 23, 2020

Breaking the cycle

With new road legislation in the offing, Catherine Healy clears a path through the red mist to offer her view on the ongoing cars v bikes battle

4th June, 2017

Michael O’Leary pulled no punches in an interview published in this paper last Sunday. “We are just fucking up this city,” fumed the Ryanair chief executive. “Headbangers in Dublin fucking Corporation” should focus on sensible solutions to traffic congestion, he said, rather than worrying about “fucking cyclists” (“I’d shoot them all”).

It’s not the first time O’Leary has lashed out at his two-wheeled...

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