Petition – Pedestrian Crossings

Petition – Pedestrian Crossings

Ms Celia Barlow (Hove) (Lab): I am privileged to present a petition signed by more than 200 of my constituents calling for the creation of a safe pedestrian crossing at the junction of Old Shoreham road, Neville road and Sackville road in Hove. Of the 212 residents of the five roads at Painters Corner, all but two signed the petition, showing that it has 99 per cent. support. Residents have […]

Written Answers 8 to 12 February 2010

Written Answers 8 to 12 February 2010

Monday 8 February 2010 Driving Offences Mr. Goodwill: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what mechanisms have been established to enable data sharing in respect of fixed penalty motoring offences between the Police Service of Northern Ireland and the Irish Garda in accordance with the principle of mutual recognition of financial penalties. [315998] Paul Goggins: Roads Policing Policy in Northern Ireland is a devolved matter for the […]

Three Strikes to Embrace Life

Three Strikes to Embrace Life

  Last month has seen two adverts highlighting the importance of wearing a seat belt. The Department for Transport re-released a THINK campaign on the fatal consequences of not wearing a seat belt and the Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) has created ‘Embrace Life’.  Both take different approaches – it’s interesting to compare them. Since its launch, ‘Embrace Life’ has been seen in 101 counties. The film was directed by Daniel […]

Written answers 1 to 5 February 2010

Written answers 1 to 5 February 2010

Monday 1 February 2010 Safety Belts: Young People Mr. Amess: To ask the Minister of State, Department for Transport pursuant to the answer of 6 January 2010, Official Report, column 326W, on driving: young people, if he will place in the Library a copy of the research to which the answer referred; and if he will make a statement. [314029] Paul Clark: The research referred to is Road Safety Research […]

Lords question on Speed Cameras

Lords question on Speed Cameras

Roads: Speed Cameras Question asked By Lord Trimble To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to reduce the number of speed cameras in the United Kingdom. Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, any decision to remove a camera is for local road safety partnerships, not the Government. The Department for Transport’s guidance on the deployment of cameras encourages road safety partnerships regularly to review their camera sites. Cameras in Scotland […]