Councils call for ‘more support’ from the government as roads continue to worsen

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Councils have asked for additional government funding to provide long-term road maintenance funding, after data from the RAC showed that weather conditions caused the third-highest proportion of pothole-related breakdowns in 12 years this winter. The RAC’s analysis of call outs … Continue reading

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Biofuel use in transport sector predicted to double by 2020

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If targets are met, new Government rules could see renewable fuel use double in the next two years. The Department for Transport (DfT) have announced that new measures will come into force on Sunday, stating that all companies who produce … Continue reading

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Should owners of driverless cars be required to hold a totally new driving licence?

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It has been suggested that a new driving licence system should be considered for owners of driverless cars, following a study conducted by Venturer consortium, amid fears over the safety of the vehicles on the roads. It may not be … Continue reading

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DVLA Digital Services announces new vehicle enquiry service is now live

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DVLA’s online vehicle enquiry service, ‘Check if a vehicle is taxed and has an MOT’ has now reached live status! Try it out for yourself here. While the service is fully up and running, DVLA Digital Services are continuing to … Continue reading

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DVSA celebrates driver and rider testing services

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Gareth Llewellyn, DVSA Chief Executive, released a report, commissioned to showcase the excellent services and support DVSA staff and examiners provide in celebration of their commitment and passion in helping people through a lifetime of safe driving. Find a link … Continue reading

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Millions of drivers may risk invalidating their car insurance policy by ignoring common rules

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According to new research, carried out by temporary car insurer Cuvva, as many as 15 million drivers in the UK risk losing their cover in the event of an accident by ‘flouting’ insurance rules. Cuvva surveyed 1,243 UK motorists and … Continue reading

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Car insurance premium costs drop by 12% in first quarter of this year

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Car insurance premiums have dropped by an average of £70 per person in the first three months of 2018. The average premium is now £504, following 3 years of increases to premiums. After compiling and analysing data from 1.7 million … Continue reading

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A12 southbound exit for A414 near Chelmsford (east) | Southbound | Road Works

Location : The A12 southbound exit slip to the A414 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 6 April 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed. Powered by WPeMatico

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A12 northbound exit for A414 near Chelmsford (east) | Northbound | Road Works

Location : The A12 northbound exit slip to the A414 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 5 April 2018 to 8 April 2018. Schedule : Expect … Continue reading

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One million bus lane fines handed out each year

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More than one million fines are handed out to drivers caught in city bus lanes every year, new figures show. The total cost of the penalty charge notices (PCNs) is at least £68 million, according to RAC research. In total, … Continue reading

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