Police urged to seize mobile phones from drivers caught using them behind wheel


A representative of the Police Federation has suggested calls to seize mobile phones or sim cards from drivers caught using a device...
Fines for unmanned roadworks in government crackdown on traffic chaos

Fines for unmanned roadworks in government crackdown...


The misery of sitting in a traffic jam at roadworks only to notice that no work is being carried out could end thanks to a government crackdown on...
IEA report calls for traffic lights to be removed from roads

Traffic lights going nowhere despite calls for 80%...


We’ve all been there: quickly checking our smartphones; drumming our fingers on the steering wheel; willing on the red light to change to green...
Pay-and-display

Local authority parking charge profits surge to record...


Councils are making record profits from parking charges, new figures reveal...
Predator PTZ CCTV spy car

News: Predator PTZ spy car spells new CCTV headache...


A new “super” spy car will be launched this week, targeting misbehaving motorists and pedestrians from hundreds of yards away...
Drivers could be refunded millions in

News: Drivers could be refunded millions in "illegal"...


A new study by the RAC Foundation has revealed that millions of pounds-worth of parking tickets issued on private land could be illegal, and that...
Pothole claims have risen to 50,000 in 2014

News: More claims for pothole damage but less compensation...


The number of drivers who complained to councils about pothole damage to their cars surged to 50,000 last year, a rise of five 5% on 2013, yet total...