Irish Cycle Facility of the Week

May 11 2014:

bicycle logo smal wider viewl bicycle logo small

shared street in NTA cycle manual
Shared street with bicycle logo as depicted in the NTA cycle manual — note how the bicycle logo is a wide as the car

The designers of the cycle route, pictured above, which leads to a shared riverside path, must of thought a bicycle logo is a good way to mark a parking spaces — as they placed the logos at the edge of this housing estate road, where people park their cars.

Location: Childers Heights, Ballina, Mayo
Local body/authority: Ballina Town Council / Mayo County Council
Street View: Currently shows before logos painted

Send suggestions to And make sure to view the original and UK-focused facility of the month page on Warrington Cycle Campaign’s website.


Cian Ginty
I am editor of and have reported on and commented on cycling in Ireland for over a decade. My background is in journalism -- I have a BA in Journalism from DCU and HDip in Print Journalism from BCFE. I wrote about cycling for national newspapers, and then started for overflow stories. Later the website was re-branded to reflect a more national focus.

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