Monthly Archives: August 2016

Additional driving theory test centres to open

DVSA’s opening an additional 28 theory test centres across Great Britain. The additional centres will be at 7 fixed sites and 21 community-based locations and will provide candidates with a greater choice of location to take their theory test. DVSA … Continue reading

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<div>Don't miss out on this year's AIRSO conferences-last chance to buy tickets</div>

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AIRSO, the Association of Industrial Road Safety Officers, is hosting its popular annual three day conference at the end of this months (30th to 1st September) and is encouraging driver and rider trainers to get involved and benefit from the … Continue reading

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A49 northbound between A4103 and A417 | Northbound | Road Works

Period : from 20:13 on 24 August 2016 to 06:00 on 25 August 2016. Location : The A49 northbound between the junctions with the A4103 and the A417 . Status : Currently Active. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed. … Continue reading

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<div>Don't miss out on this year's AIRSO conferences-last chance to buy tickets</div>

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AIRSO, the Association of Industrial Road Safety Officers, is hosting it’s popular annual three day conference at the end of this months (30th to 1st September) and is encouraging driver and rider trainers to get involved and benefit from the … Continue reading

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Help steer driverless technology consultation

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It may be summer but work to evolve how we drive, and how we’re tested on our driving,  hasn’t slowed down at DFT. Two important consultations launched in July are ongoing and your views on sought on not only changes … Continue reading

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THINK! Have a safe Christmas time

With recent articles in the news reporting drink driving stories and Christmas parties around the corner. We at Birmingham Advanced Motorists would like to remind us all of the dangersĀ and fatal consequences associated with drink driving. Give your community and … Continue reading

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Ten million UK motorists could be driving on illegal tyres

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Nearly 10 million motorists in the UK could find themselves driving a vehicle fitted with an illegal tyre in 2016, according to new research. The survey, conducted by TyreSafe in partnership with Highways England, surveyed more than 340,000 replaced tyres … Continue reading

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Lorry drivers want healthier foods at roadside cafes

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Lorry drivers are getting tired of roadside cafes’ fried offerings, claims a new survey. The survey that looked into their biggest roadside complaint revealed that truckers could be growing increasingly health conscious. According to the results of the poll carried … Continue reading

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Urgent action needed as drink-drive death figures stall

contact=everyone@brake.org.uk”> News from Brake Thuesday 4 August 2016 news@brake.org.uk  In 2014, 240 people in Great Britain were killed in crashes where at least one driver was over the drink-drive limit, largely unchanged since 2011  Drink-drive fatalities accounted for 13% of … Continue reading

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Motorists buying record number of electric cars

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Motorists in the UK are buying more electric cars than ever; with latest figures confirming continual quarterly rises in plug-in car uptake. Since records began in 2011, volumes of electric car registrations have risen steeply as motorists realise the benefits … Continue reading

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