Irish police under fire for posting 'deliberately divisive' Twitter poll about cyclists

"Which is more dangerous: bike running a red light or car parked in cycle lane?"

Police in Ireland have faced criticism from cycling campaigners and politicians for a poll posted on Twitter which critics say was intended to drive a divide between cyclists and motorists.

In the poll, posted from the An Garda Síochána account on Thursday, people were asked "Which in your opinion is more dangerous: Bike running a red light or car parked in cycle lane?"

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.