THE GARDAI RUN a useful Twitter account that gives advice and traffic tips to the general public, called @GardaTraffic.
But – this being Ireland – it often gives its followers a bit of an unintended laugh. Here’s the best of the blunders.
Here’s what they had to say to one motorist heading to the Zoo
Thanks for the heads up, Garda. Oh wait
(These tweets were subsequently deleted, but saved over on Reddit.)
Bruce-related banter: the best kind
Bob Jovi. BOB JOVI
#Smart? How about out-smarted?
We’ve cracked it. This cryptic tweet must be a warning about road rage
Miaow. Saucer of milk for Sergeant Sassy
In all seriousness, keep up the good work, lads. And keep up the Zoo, Springsteen and Man Utd chat while you’re at it!