Recent accident statistics from the Department for Transport have shown a decrease in road deaths on the UK’s roads. Other figures showed positive trends such as a decrease in pedestrian deaths. Disturbingly there has been an overall increase in deaths on motorways however.
The Tour de France is departing from Yorkshire this year - leading to great excitement from committed cyclists, and many more new cyclists taking to the roads.
With many sources now claiming the UK is in economic recovery a new report has shown that there has been an increase in young people learning to drive.
The figures were issued by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency and were reported by the Telegraph: