£100m upgrade to M6 to help beat congestion

Highways England has completed a £100 million investment in congestion-busting upgrades for a stretch of the M6 between Cannock and Stafford. An extra lane has been created between junctions 11a and 13 of the carriageway, which aims to add valuable…



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RoSPA to support older drivers

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has announced the launch of a new online portal aimed at helping older motorists to stay safe when taking to the roads. It is being supported by funding from the Department…



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IAM calls for increased drink-driving action

The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has responded to the publication of new government data that shows the number of fatal accidents involving drink-drivers has remained largely unaltered over the last five years. Despite ongoing campaigns to tackle this issue,…



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Regular tyre checks ‘could save thousands of lives’

UK motorists could be putting their own lives and those of their passengers and innocent members of the public at risk by failing to regularly check the state of their vehicles' tyres. This is the view of car safety organisation…



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Shell adds Texaco sites to its extensive network

Fleet managers hoping to find the best fuel prices and an extensive range of stations at which to fill up their vehicles should be happy to hear that Shell has expanded its already extensive network to more parts of the UK. An…



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