Roads

Other
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Motorists urged to check vehicles as Highways England unveils favourite driving routes

In a fun online poll, most people stated the rugged scenery and rolling hills of Cumbria and smoother journeys on…

Road Safety
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Do you know what these common road markings REALLY mean?

Experts at leading car supplier LeaseCar.uk  believe many drivers fail to keep up their knowledge of road markings and many…

Legislation & Regulation
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Petition calls for ‘immediate halt’ to shared space

A charity which campaigns on behalf of blind and visually impaired people is urging the Government to introduce legislation to prevent ‘further discrimination’ against disabled people through the use of shared space road design
Road Safety
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The UK’s most dangerous junctions for pedestrians revealed

Almost 24,000 people were hit by cars while trying to cross the road in 2017, with 470 fatally wounded – police figures show
Road Safety
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Half a million complaints show scale of UK’s pothole pandemic

More than half a million potholes were reported to local authorities last year — a 44% rise in just two years – new figures obtained by the RAC reveal
Road Safety
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99% of part worn retailers selling ‘illegal and unsafe’ tyres

An investigation has found that 99% of part worn tyre retailers are selling ‘illegal and dangerous’ tyres
Government Investment
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Budget 2018: Environmental groups attack government’s £30bn road spending plan

Green campaigners have lined up to attack chancellor Philip Hammond for announcing a multi-billion-pound boost for building and upgrading roads