New statistics have revealed an increase in the number of motorists driving off without paying for their petrol – costing local stations vast amounts of money.
Hugo Griffiths, Auto Express,
New roadside equipment that will detect when a motorist is using their mobile phone is set to be rolled out by police to raise awareness of the dangers of using
Highways England has announced plans to double the length of smart motorways on UK roads.
Luke John Smith, The Express, reports:
Smart motorways are expected to increase by 400-miles across
Government-funded schemes intended to reduce congestion at peak times in fact worsened congestion at other points of the day, a new report has found.
Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:
Central Government has revealed plans to offer a new fund to help local authorities improve road surfaces.
ITV News reports:
More than £200 million will be allocated to English councils
New Freedom of Information data obtained by Confused.com reveals a whopping 905,172 potholes were flagged to councils across the UK in 2017/18, compared to 887,351 the previous year(1).