Driver who ‘hit and killed’ 15-year-old cyclist in Lancashire could face manslaughter charges


A driver who knocked down and killed a 15-year-old cyclist in Lancashire could face manslaughter charges after a coroner stopped an inquest.
Environmentalists start crowdfunding appeal to stop government road building scheme

Campaigners to take DfT to court over road plans


The UK government is facing backlash from environmentalists regarding plans to inject £27bn into a road-building programme.
Saturday Night Takeway presenter Ant McPartlin pleads guilty to drink driving

Ant McPartlin fined £86,000 for drink driving


TV presenter Ant McPartlin has pleaded guilty to drink driving at Wimbledon Magistrates Court today.
Volkswagen emissions chief’s bid for bail fails

Volkswagen emissions chief loses bail hearing


A Volkswagen executive wearing an orange prison jumpsuit and handcuffs lost his attempt to win bail in a US court
Call for new driving curbs after toddler’s death

Elderly driver killed girl, 3, on crossing


A pensioner has admitted causing the death of a three-year-old girl by dangerous driving as she walked across a pelican crossing.