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Where you can get the Cycling in Dublin newspaper

You should be able to find Cycling in Dublin in print at the following locations. If you want it stocked somewhere or if there are no copies left at any of the below please let us know, we will re/stock them or take them off the list. Please email ideas@cyclingindublin.com or tweet @cyclingindublin or post a comment below or on Facebook — thank you.

Over 90% of the papers are out, here’s the locations covered so-far; recently stocked locations in bold:

Bicycle shops

  • Freewheeling, 96 Pearse St, Dublin 2
  • Greenaer, Magennis Place, Off Pearse Street, Dublin 2
  • Square Wheel, (underground), Temple Lane South, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
  • Eurocycles / Eurobaby, 57 South William Street, Dublin 2
  • Cycleways, Parnell Street, Dublin 1
  • FitzCycles.ie, Old Church Hall, Stillorgan, Co Dublin
  • Rothar Cafe / bike repairs, Fade Street, Dublin 2
  • Think Bike, Unit 1, Rathmines Town Centre, Dublin 6
  • Mac Donald Cycles, 1a Orwell Rd, Rathgar, Dublin 6
  • Hollingsworth Cycles, 54-56 Templeogue Rd, Templeogue Village, 6W Dublin
  • Sport DHS, Harold’s Cross Road, Dublin 6
  • T Delaney, Harold’s Cross Bridge, Dublin 6
  • Dublin Bike Depot, Maxwell Lane (off Maxwell Road), Rathmines, Dublin 6
  • 2wheels, Sandymount Green, Sandymount, Dublin 4
  • Mac Donald Cycles, 38 Wexford St, Dublin 2
  • Ranelaghcycles.ie, 7 Ranelagh Village, Ranelagh, Dublin 6
  • Cyclebike, Mary’s Abbey (just off Capel Street), Dublin 1
  • City Cycles, 29 Marino Mart, Dublin 3
  • Little Sport, 3 Merville Avenue, Fairview, Dublin 3
  • Ferris Wheels, 110 Rock Road, Booterstown, Blackrock
  • City Cycles, 95 Annamoe Terrace, Cabra, Dublin 7
  • Eco Cycles at 9 Prospect Road, Glasnevin
  • Belfield Bike Shop, UCD
  • Hollingsworth Cycles, Lower Kilmacud Road, Dublin 14
  • Joe Daly Cycles, Lower Main Street, Dundrum, Dublin 14
  • Wolf Cycles, Sundrive Road, Kimmage Dublin 12
  • Bee Cycles, 380 South Circular Road, Dolphins Barn
  • P&K Cycles on Patrick Street, Christchurch, Dublin 8
  • McQuaid Cycles, 2 Fitzmaurice Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11
  • Humphries Cycles, 3 McKee Road, Finglas, Dublin 11
  • Duff Cycles, Omni Park, Santry, Dublin 9
  • Artane Cycles, 5 Grace Court, Mask Road, Artane, Dublin 5
  • Duff Cycles, Donaghmede Shopping Center, Dublin 13
  • The Bike Hub, Harbour Road, Howth, Co. Dublin
At cafes and limited other locations in other areas:
  • Temple Bar – from the square at Crown Alley to Cows Lane
  • South William Street area
  • Rathmines
  • Rathgar
  • Smithfield – at the Lighthouse and the cafe beside it
  • Tallaght – County Library and the Civic Theatre, Library Square
  • Walkinstown Roundabout – John’s Take Away and the cafe beside it
  • Crumlin – cafes and take aways on the Crumlin Road
  • Blackrock and Seatown
  • Ranelagh
  • Phibsborough – mostly north of the North Circular Road
  • Castleknock – the village only
  • Ballsbridge – most of its many cafes and some pubs
  • Sandymount – 2wheels bike shop, pubs and cafes
  • North Docklands – cafes and pubs
  • Ringsend – public library only
  • Terenure – cafes, pubs and library
  • Harold’s Cross – cafes and takeaways
  • Parliament Street – which was not covered when covering Temple Bar
  • Dame St & Lane – from Trinity St to Castle St, many food outlets, few pubs
  • Georges/Aungier/Wexford/Camden St – cafes etc, very limited amount of pubs, and some cafes at south end of have yet to be covered.
  • Drumcondra – cafes, pubs
  • Whitehall – takeaways, pubs
  • Killester  – cafes, takeaways, pubs
  • Marino – bike shops, takeaways
  • Fairview – bike shops, takeaways
  • Cabra – takeaways, cafes
  • Navan Road – city council library only
  • Booterstown – pub and bike shop
  • Dun Laoghaire – cafes, takeaways, pubs
  • Dalkey – cafes, pubs
  • Mounttown – takeaways
  • South end of Camden Street / Harcourt Road / Richmond Street South
  • Dawson Street / Kildare Street / Nassau Street area
This list will be updated as more copies of the paper are distributed.  

We are also trying to focus on as many of the larger Bike Week events as possible and busy cycling routes in the city at rush hour (we’ve already covered O’Connell Street southbound, North Strand Road, the Phoenix Park / Castleknock Gate, the contraflow lane in Blackrock, where the Grand Canal cycleway meets the N11 and where it meets the Rathmines Road).

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