The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is urging councils to make it as easy as possible for people with limited mobility to be more active.
More than 3,500 drivers were caught drink or drug driving during a recent month long campaign in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Police officers across the UK are participating in a week-long speed enforcement operation which got underway yesterday (21 August).
The Local Government Association (LGA) is calling on the Government to develop a 'congestion strategy’, after a new report revealed the extent of the UK’s congestion ‘crisis’.
Essex Police is calling on local residents to submit footage of illegal car racing events to help them identify offenders.
All four police forces in Wales are to start using dashcam footage submitted by the public to investigate driving offences, following a pilot scheme by North Wales Police.
People wanting to learn to ride a motorcycle can participate in a free taster session - in a safe and structured environment - as part of a three-day event taking place over the bank holiday weekend.
A coalition of transport and road safety organisations is calling on the UK Government to pledge its support for European Commission plans to improve new vehicle safety standards.
Motorists who drive too close to the car in front are the target of a campaign to reduce the number of collisions and injuries caused by ‘tailgating’.
- New device monitors facial movements to detect collision warning signs (4)
- Phase three of Edinburgh’s 20mph rollout goes live (11)
- TfL temporarily withdraws CTC following ‘sexualising’ complaints (2)
- Stakeholders welcome confirmation that learner drivers will be allowed on motorways from 2018 (3)
- Campaign aims to ‘graphically demonstrate’ dangers of unsafe child car seats (0)
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The driving test trial
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