Written Answers 22 to 26 February 2010

Written Answers 22 to 26 February 2010

Monday 22 February 2010 Driving Instruction Angus Robertson: To ask the Minister of State, Department for Transport how many driving instructors qualified in each of the last three years. [318035] Paul Clark: The number of newly qualified approved driving instructors entering the Register of Approved Driving Instructors, in each of the last three years, is shown in the following table. Number qualified 2007 4,485 2008 4,749 2009 4,485 Angus Robertson: […]

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 […]

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 […]

Written Answers 25 to 29 January 2010

Written Answers 25 to 29 January 2010

Monday 25 January 2010 Driving Offences David Simpson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many people in Northern Ireland were convicted of (a) a motoring offence that resulted in a fatality and (b) careless driving in each of the last two years. [312404] Paul Goggins: Table 1 gives the number of convictions for motoring offences causing death, while Table 2 gives convictions for careless driving (and […]