41% of people less likely to use public transport now – AA Ireland

Around 2 in 5 people (41%) say they’re less likely to use public transport now compared to before the pandemic, while 4% say they are more likely to use it now. Those are the findings of a recent poll of 8,241 people (AA Customers) by AA Ireland.  It comes as data from the Central Statistics Office… Continue reading 41% of people less likely to use public transport now – AA Ireland

49% of people think e-scooters should be made legal in Ireland – AA Ireland

Around 49% of people think e-scooters should be made legal in Ireland, while 39% do not think they should, according to a recent poll of 8,241 AA customers by AA Ireland.  It comes following the announcement on Tuesday that Cabinet approved a new Road Traffic Bill, which legislates the use of e-scooters and e-bikes on Irish… Continue reading 49% of people think e-scooters should be made legal in Ireland – AA Ireland

Budget 2022 hits lowest earning motorists hardest – AA Ireland

Budget 2022. AA Ireland.

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Michael McGrath delivered Budget 2022 on Tuesday 12th October, which is a package that sees the Government attempt to tackle the rising cost of living. The total budget package is €4.7 billion. So what does Budget 2022 mean in terms of public transport,… Continue reading Budget 2022 hits lowest earning motorists hardest – AA Ireland

Reduce the risk of fire in your home this winter – AA Ireland

Photo by Rubén Bagüés on Unsplash

Winter is a time when we can look forward to luxuries such as lazing beside a roaring open fire or lighting a few candles to set the mood, but both these things can pose as serious fire hazards. With Halloween also approaching us, fireworks will be used, lanterns will be lit and decorations will be… Continue reading Reduce the risk of fire in your home this winter – AA Ireland

Petrol prices on the rise here in Ireland, but no issue on supply – AA Ireland.

Amid concern over rising fuel prices in the UK and across the globe, AA Ireland decided to look at what is happening here in Ireland, as our prices are increasing steadily too.  “Petrol prices in this country are at an average of 155.9 cents per litre and diesel is at 144.9 cents per litre. Prices… Continue reading Petrol prices on the rise here in Ireland, but no issue on supply – AA Ireland.

E-scooters in Ireland – one step, or wheel, closer to becoming legal – AA Ireland

Employees are slowly returning to work in offices and as a result there has been an increase in traffic, pedestrians on the streets and of course, cyclists. However, one mode of transport which has seen a rapid growth in popularity over the last few years are electric scooters. Many people use this method of transport… Continue reading E-scooters in Ireland – one step, or wheel, closer to becoming legal – AA Ireland

Thinking of converting a campervan? Here’s what you need to know – AA Ireland

The campervan craze is sweeping the nation. Don’t just take my word for it, look at social media. Every second person is travelling around the country in their cool van, enjoying the comfort of their own kitchens and beds, while also enjoying the wild outdoors. If you’re on a budget and aren’t willing to invest… Continue reading Thinking of converting a campervan? Here’s what you need to know – AA Ireland

VIDEO: What You Need To Know About Driving Lesson Delays – AA Ireland

Without doubt, learning to drive has been severely impacted by the pandemic. Since lessons and tests were stopped entirely for about half a year during the Level 5 restrictions, it caused a huge backlog and long delays for those waiting to get their license. Personally, I found it very difficult during the pandemic to practice… Continue reading VIDEO: What You Need To Know About Driving Lesson Delays – AA Ireland

Protecting your vehicle from rodent damage – AA Ireland

Photo by Jorge César on Unsplash.com Rodents, rodents go away…please don’t come back another day. Your vehicle is a trusted friend that takes you on long trips or holidays at home. However, your vehicle can also be a great friend to rats and mice. The issue of rodents or other creatures finding a home in… Continue reading Protecting your vehicle from rodent damage – AA Ireland

How to book theory tests, apply for learner permits and arrange driving lessons – AA Ireland

Learning to drive can be a daunting experience for some or smooth sailing for others, nobody’s experience is ever the same. While I can’t say my own experience of learning to drive has been easy, I can say that I got there in the end. Conking, coasting, parallel parking and three-point-turns – we’ve all been… Continue reading How to book theory tests, apply for learner permits and arrange driving lessons – AA Ireland