Traffic

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Thursday, April 18, 2019

UK temperatures set to hit 23C for Easter weekend

UK temperatures set to hit 23C for Easter weekend

UK temperatures set to hit 23C for Easter weekend

The UK is set for some Easter sunshine as warm weather is forecasted for this weekend.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Up to 140 police officers a day could be drafted into Kent to deal with traffic congestion anticipated by the UK exiting the European Union without a deal.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Oldbury Viaduct

M5 roadworks become unlikely tourist attraction

M5 roadworks become unlikely tourist attraction

A set of motorway roadworks in the West Midlands has become an unlikely social media star.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Double yellow lines

Council criticised for painting 'pointless' double yellow lines

Council criticised for painting 'pointless' double yellow lines

A council has been criticised for painting "pointless" double yellow lines on an Essex street, which measure just 4ft in length.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP Mike Penning

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP

Sir Mike Penning, chair of the all-party group investigating motorway safety, has said that smart motorways – which optimise the hard shoulder to reduce congestion – put the lives of recovery workers “at risk”.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Swan ‘just chillin’ on motorway causes rush hour delays

Swan ‘just chillin’ on motorway causes rush hour delays

Swan ‘just chillin’ on motorway causes rush hour delays

Motorists faced disruption after a swan wandered onto a motorway during rush hour.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

‘Bus lanes should be banned,’ says spokesperson of British Drivers’ Alliance

‘Bus lanes should be banned,’ says spokesperson of British Drivers’ Alliance

‘Bus lanes should be banned,’ says spokesperson of British Drivers’ Alliance

Roger Lawson, from the Alliance of British Drivers, has said that “bus lanes should be banned” and that they cause traffic congestion rather than solve it.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Motorcyclist caught travelling at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

Motorcyclist caught speeding at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

Motorcyclist caught speeding at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

The speed limit on the road the motorcyclist was on is 75 mph

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

The incident happened in Mumbai and someone passing by filmed a video of the scene

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

'A complete fiasco' - Charlie Elphicke MP blasts Home Office and Department of Transport over handling of Dover port traffic situation

Dover delays: 'A complete fiasco' - MP Charlie Elphicke blasts Home Office and Department of Transport over handling of port traffic situation

Dover delays: 'A complete fiasco' - MP Charlie Elphicke blasts traffic chaos

The member for Dover and Deal says the Home Office and Department of Transport "should have been prepared - we've had a nightmare on our roads"

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016

'It would be better if tickets stagger people's arrival', says motoring expert on Glastonbury traffic

'It'd be better if tickets stagger people's arrival', says motoring expert on Glastonbury traffic

'It would be better if tickets stagger people's arrival', says motoring expert

Yesterday festival-goers were stuck in traffic queues for up to 12 hours