Per the Irish Independent, the investment plan to be announced by the Government today will include a LUAS for Cork. I wish to propose the name “Cork Area Rapid Transit” or “CART” for such a scheme.
According to media reports (Belfast Telegraph amongst others), Belfast Central Station is to be renamed “Lanyon Place”, thereby finally ending the lie that it is central to anywhere.
It only took them 42 years after the station opened and 23 years after the geographical central station in Belfast at Great Victoria Street reopened.
The Dublin Dock Workers Preservation Society are handing over their collection to the Dublin City Archive, with the formal handover on 22nd February 2018 at 14:30 in the City library on Pearse Street.