Posts Tagged ‘motorway’

Speed limit confusion

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

A survey by the AA has discovered that an astonishing 250,000 drivers don’t know the motorway speed limit (more…)

80mph U-turn

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

In another policy U-turn by the Government, the proposed 80mph motorway limit is ready to be scrapped (more…)

Service station rip-off

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Motorway service stations have come under fire from the IAM for marking up prices (more…)

Marmite tanker crashes on M1

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

A tanker allegedly carrying Marmite overturned on the M1 near Sheffield on Monday spilling its contents onto the motorway (more…)

Road safety charity slams 80mph motorway limit

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Brake has criticised the Government’s proposed 80mph speed limit on motorways as ‘selfish’ and ‘out of touch’ (more…)

Car technology could make drivers worse

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

The increase in automatic safety systems in modern cars could ‘dumb down’ drivers (more…)

12% drivers admit ‘micro sleeping’ at the wheel

Friday, July 15th, 2011

A survey of 1,000 drivers reveals that one in eight fall asleep at the wheel (more…)

M1 to get more speed cameras

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

A section of the M1, between junction 6a and 10, is to get new speed cameras to enforce variable speed limits (more…)

Could 80mph motorway speed limits become reality?

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Research shows 70% of motorists think the motorway speed limit should be 10mph or more higher (more…)

M1 to remain closed

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Motorists face more travel misery as the fire under the M1 keeps the motorway closed (more…)