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Ten strangest UK parking laws

Researchers from LeaseVan.co.uk have revealed some of the lesser known parking laws that apply in the UK and advised vehicle…

Road Safety
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Default 20mph limits an ‘essential building block’

The 11 charities* – including Brake, 20’s Plenty for Us, Sustrans and British Cycling – say 20mph limits have been…

Government Investment
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Huge stride forward in upgrade of M6 junction

Contractor John Sisk & Son has been appointed to design and build the new junction at Walsall which will replace…

Road Safety
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New ‘fatalities stats’ under the Freedom of Information Act

If you ever travel along the M11, you may be interested in the new figures released by Highways England in…

Road Safety
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New inquiry to scrutinise young driver safety

Last week, the DfT promised to review and consult on graduated driver licensing (GDL) as part of its Road Safety Action Plan.…

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Further work is required to make transport systems more accessible and support those with mental health difficulties

Mental health has become a major focus of attention in recent years and is at the heart of many recent…

Government Investment
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Highways England awards groundbreaking contracts to deliver major upgrades

Highways England has signed a £61.4 million contract with supply chain partner Geoffrey Osborne Ltd to deliver a major upgrade…

Road Safety
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Government announces new road safety proposals – how will they affect you?

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has revealed a major new package of measures aimed at cutting the number of people killed…

Teaching & Training
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DVSA response to media reports about decade-low driving test pass rate

Reports in the media on 20 and 21 July 2019 claim that the current driving test pass rate of 45.8%…