We should outlaw lycra
Cyclists take note: you are not in the Tour De France and wearing lycra as you cycle around the back roads in the middle of nowhere on a miserable morning does nothing to convince us otherwise.
If we want to reduce accidents on our roads, a good place to start would be to outlaw lycra for all novice cyclists so drivers will not be distracted by their ridiculous attire! David Patrick Dunboyne, Co Meath ThePopeandwomen
Noel Casey, in his letter (March 20), claims to have watched the events associated with the election of Pope Francis on television, and asserts that "not a single woman was involved in any of them".