FEEDBACK NEEDED: Moving Ireland Forward campaign for better walking and cycling transport infrastructure design 

— Draft campaign policy includes #spaceforcycling and cycling for all ages and abilities.

After requests for feedback in early and late last year, we have now developed that feedback into a website which can be found at

The website, with more images and a better ability to link to resources, will hopefully allow for greater engagement with the policy by target users (councillors, designers, policy makers, campaigners etc) and will allow the public easier access to different sections.

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Feedback is again welcome on all aspects of the policy and now also the website.

Work is on-going with the website. The primary pages are there but formatting is not final. Extra images and sub-pages will likely be added. Suggesting on any of this are welcome.

Hello Reader... is a reader-funded journalism publication. Effectively it's an online newspaper covering news and analyses of cycling and related issues, including cycle route designs, legal changes, and pollical and cultural issues.

There are examples, big and small, which show that the reader-funded or listener-funding model can work to support journalism -- from the Dublin Inquirer and The Guardian to many podcasts. To make it work for, it just needs enough people like you to believe!

Monthly subscriptions will give's journalism a dependable base of support. But please don't take free access for granted. Last year had an average of 15,800 readers per month and we know our readers include people who cycle and those who don't, politicians, officials and campaigners.

I know only a small percentage of readers will see the value of keeping this open enough to subscribe, that's the reality of the reader-funded model. But more support is needed to keep this show on the road.

The funding drive was started in November 2021 and, as of the start of February, 210 readers have kindly become monthly subscribers -- thank you very much to all that have!

But currently, it's only around 1.3% of readers who subscribe. So, if you can, please join them and subscribe today via

Cian Ginty

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