The DVSA has issued a bulletin about enforcement action for the illegal use of seatbelt buckle guards on school transport.
More info at DVSA Bulletin
Roads across London to be made safer with 28km of new 20mph speed limits on TfL roads in Camden, Islington, Hackney, Haringey and Tower Hamlets from Friday 31 March. The 20mph speed limits will be introduced on sections of the A503, A501, A41, A1, A10, A11 and A1203, and will help to make a large … Continue reading “20mph speed limits on TfL roads in Camden, Islington, Hackney, Haringey and Tower Hamlets from Friday 31 March”
The City of Edinburgh Council has announced it will operate a Low Emission Zone (LEZ) (‘the Scheme’) in Edinburgh city centre. The Low Emission Zone (LEZ) Scheme is located within an area of Edinburgh city centre, as denoted by the boundary and was introduced on 31 May 2022. A two-year grace period will apply to … Continue reading “Low Emission Zone for Edinburgh”
From Friday 11 March until June 2022, weekend closures of the A40 Westway will change to affect westbound traffic. Since November 2021 essential maintenance has been ongoing with weekend and overnight closures to the eastbound carriageway. The next phase of work sees a switch to the other side of the carriageway and those travelling eastbound … Continue reading “A40 Westway – Weekend Closures 11 March until June 2022”
The Highway Code made some changes from 29 January 2022. Rules for all types of road users have been updated in The Highway Code to improve the safety of people walking, cycling and riding horses. There are 6 main changes for driver (plus 2 changes for cyclists). 1. Hierarchy of road users 2. People crossing … Continue reading “Changes to the Highway Code”
It was on Wednesday 13 April last year, just a few days before Easter that the email arrived from the DfT announcing the launch of medium-term exemptions (MTEs) from the Public Service Vehicles Accessibility Regulations 2000 (PSVAR) for Rail Replacement (RR) and Home-to-School (HTS) services. It gave us, in effect, a four year exemption plus … Continue reading “PSVAR – Let us not forget”
The London Borough of Wandsworth are undertaking a major project to carry our repairs to Wandsworth Bridge over the summer. The bridge will be closed to all motor traffic from Monday 24 July for 10 weeks. More details are available at wandsworth.gov.uk.