Permits to dig up roads

Councils given more freedom to control when utility companies can dig up roads (more…)

Clamp down on rogue clampers

From 1st October it will be an offence to clamp, tow, block-in or immobilise a vehicle on private land without the proper lawful authority (more…)

London councils to fine littering motorists

New powers have been granted to London councils for them to fine drivers who throw litter out of the vehicle window (more…)

Fixed penalty fine increases

The Government is proposing to increase the fines from £60 to £90 (more…)

Quitting could cost you

Motorists who leave their car running in the morning to clear frost and ice could face fines (more…)

Motorcycle tyre tread depth law change

Draft legislation has been put forward to reduce the fine for insufficient tyre tread depth on a motorcycle tyre (more…)

Merc driver caught doing 180mph

A Mercedes SLS AMG driver has been caught by Swiss Police doing 105mph over the speed limit (more…)

Swiss speeder gets £182,000 fine

The Ferrari driver was caught doing 83mph in a 50mph limit in Switzerland. (more…)

Heavier fines for delayed road works

The Transport Minister has released plans to charge utility companies that do not finish their road works on time up to £25,000 (more…)

Uninsured vehicle offence

Measures to make it an offence to keep an uninsured vehicle have been approved by the Road Safety Minister (more…)