Calling all bikers!

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Bikers from in and around the Redditch area are invited along to this year’s Rider Skills Day, taking place at Redditch Fire Station on Sunday 15 April, between 10am – 4pm.

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A44 route to be targeted for speed enforcement

Categories: Car, Caravan, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Motorcycle, Scooter, Trailer

The A44 between Worcester and Kington is to be targeted for speed enforcement by the Safer Roads Partnership in West Mercia following concerns raised by residents of villages and towns along the route.

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Partnership urges motorists to ‘belt up’ – Herefordshire

Categories: Car, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Van

Some motorists can probably remember those memorable adverts; ‘clunk-click with every trip’ in the 1970’s encouraging people to wear their seatbelts. It has been the law for drivers and front seat passengers to wear their seat belts since 1983, with rear passenger under 14 being required to wear them by law since 1989 and adult rear passengers since 1991.

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Partnership urges motorists to ‘belt up’ – Worcestershire

Categories: Car, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Van

Some motorists can probably remember those memorable adverts; ‘clunk-click with every trip’ in the 1970’s encouraging people to wear their seatbelts. It has been the law for drivers and front seat passengers to wear their seat belts since 1983, with rear passenger under 14 being required to wear them by law since 1989 and adult rear passengers since 1991.

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Partnership urges motorists to ‘belt up’ – Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin

Categories: Car, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Van

Some motorists can probably remember those memorable adverts; ‘clunk-click with every trip’ in the 1970’s encouraging people to wear their seatbelts. It has been the law for drivers and front seat passengers to wear their seat belts since 1983, with rear passenger under 14 being required to wear them by law since 1989 and adult rear passengers since 1991.

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Speed limit to be enforced on B4090 in Hanbury

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The Safer Roads Partnership in West Mercia is launching a new mobile speed enforcement site next week on the B4090 in Hanbury, Worcestershire, as part of its Community Concern Programme.

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Two new speed enforcement sites for A449 in Kidderminster following concerns raised by community

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The Safer Roads Partnership in West Mercia is launching two new mobile speed enforcement sites next week on the A449 in Kidderminster as part of its Community Concern speed enforcement programme.

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Snow warning for West Mercia motorists

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Motorists across West Mercia are bracing themselves for more difficult driving conditions during the next 48 hours as weather forecasts predict further snow and cold weather across the Midlands area. The Met Office is warning snow could hit the region tomorrow and combined with sub-zero temperatures could cause adverse driving conditions and travel disruption.

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Motorists urged to take on winter weather warning advice

Categories: Car, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Motorcycle, Van

Despite warnings last week of the onset of snow and ice causing challenging road conditions in places, West Mercia Police have still seen a number of road traffic collisions over the weekend that have been attributed to the bad weather. With freezing fog, heavy frosts and icy conditions still forecast over the coming week, the Partnership and West Mercia Police wish to remind people to exercise caution when travelling on affected routes throughout the region.

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Take a few minutes to pack an ‘Emergency Kit’

Categories: Car, Coach, Latest News, Lorry, Van

With temperatures due to plummet even further and snow forecast over the weekend, it is even more important for motorists to be prepared to deal with the challenges of travelling in bad weather conditions. The Safer Roads Partnership in West Mercia is advising motorists to take a few moments to pack an ‘Emergency Kit’ in their car in case of roadside breakdown or delay.

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