Irish Cycle Facility of the Week

May 18 2014:


...I'm sorry to disrupt you while you're reading this article, but without messages like this,'s reader-funded journalism won't survive. With 676k views so-far this year, it's not just "avid cyclists" that this website reaches. But the number of subscribers is around 0.6% of readers. This large gap between readers/subscribers is standard for non-paywall reader-supported journalism, but IrishCycle's journalism needs more support. Don't delay, support monthly or yearly today. Now, back to the article...

40mph (64km/h) design speed for cars, but 5mph (8km/h) for bicycles.

Images: @ellenfromnowon 
Location: National Cycle Route 93, Shore Rd, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
Local body/authority: Newtownabbey Borough Council and/or Roads Service and/or Sustrans
Street View: Here

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

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