Tagged: motorway

Joining the motorway

The Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales and is essential reading for everyone. Rule 259 Joining the motorway. When you join the motorway you will normally approach it from a road on...

Did you witness an incident on the M1 motorway?

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the M1 motorway. At around 12.30am this morning (17 August), police received a call from a member of the public reporting a group of men...

Two arrested after a brick was thrown onto motorway

Avon and Somerset Police arrested two men today (17/6) after a brick was thrown from a motorway over-bridge. The incident took place on the bridge at junction 18 of the M5 at Avonmouth this...

M6 driver caught eating porridge at the wheel

Almost 300 motorists were caught by motorway cops during a week-long campaign tackling distracted driving and mobile phone use behind the wheel. A driver eating porridge on the M6, a woman applying make-up at...

Motorists warned about dangerous driving

A total of 23 motorists have been warned about their driving after they used the hard shoulder to get off the motorway when a broken down vehicle caused delays. On 6 November 2015, a...

Over 1,700 HGVs moved on or fined in six months

A total of 1,740 HGVs have been moved on, fined or immobilised since mid-December for unsafe and illegal parking on Kent’s roads. Officers from Kent Police and Highways England have been actively targeting lorries...

Wrong-Way Driver Had No Money For Toll

A Romanian man who drove his vehicle carrying his wife and two children in the opposite direction on the Spanish AP-7 motorway last week justified his actions by saying that he had no money...