Action to slow flying drivers

Drivers were “really flying” into Irishtown, claimed Cllr Bobby Delaney at Mountmellick Town Council monthly meeting last week.

Drivers were “really flying” into Irishtown, claimed Cllr Bobby Delaney at Mountmellick Town Council monthly meeting last week.

He called for the erection of speed indicators to help solve the problem.

Cllr Paddy Bracken stressed the need for a pedestrian crossing at the Irishtown playground.

Meanwhile, Cllr Ollie Payne said traffic problems at the boys’ school needed to be addresed before there was an accident.