Motorway

Tractor driver arrested for driving on motorway…in wrong direction

Tractor driver arrested for driving on motorway…in wrong direction

A tractor driver has been arrested for a number of offences after being stopped for driving on a motorway –...

October 27, 2020

Police pull tractor driver for motorway mishap on M1

Police pull tractor driver for motorway mishap on M1

A tractor driver was pulled in by police officers when travelling on the M1 motorway last week, resulting in a...

May 25, 2020

Tractor seized and ‘range of offences dealt with’

Tractor seized and ‘range of offences dealt with’

A tractor was seized as a result of illegally being on a motorway and other offences on the M1 route...

October 23, 2019

40 sheep killed or injured after wandering onto highway

40 sheep killed or injured after wandering onto highway

Approximately 40 sheep were killed or seriously injured on a UK highway in recent days after wandering onto the road....

January 3, 2019

Reminder: Record Connacht tractor run attempt to take place this weekend

Reminder: Record Connacht tractor run attempt to take place this weekend

Plans are in motion to break the Connacht record for the number of participants in a tractor run in Corofin,...

May 19, 2017

Galway man’s bid to set Connacht tractor run record

Galway man’s bid to set Connacht tractor run record

A Co. Galway farmer has put plans in motion to organise a record-breaking tractor run during the bank holiday weekend...

April 10, 2017

If my livestock cause a road traffic accident: am I covered?

If my livestock cause a road traffic accident: am I covered?

Last Friday saw cattle breaking out onto the M3 close to Dunshaughlin in Co. Meath. A major road traffic accident...

January 9, 2017

Loose cattle have closed the M3 in both directions this morning

Loose cattle have closed the M3 in both directions this morning

Loose cattle on the M3 motorway have caused the road to be closed this morning, both northbound and southbound, according...

January 6, 2017

It’s legal to drive a tractor and trailer on the motorway (but there’s a catch!)

It’s legal to drive a tractor and trailer on the motorway (but there’s a catch!)

If you are driving your tractor on the motorway and towing a trailer, the trailer must be capable by design...

April 16, 2016

Driving a tractor on a motorway – legal or not?

Driving a tractor on a motorway – legal or not?

A farmer in the UK was arrested recently for driving at snails pace on a motorway in the UK, where...

April 6, 2016