Racing legend signs up for Bike4Life Ride Out 2016

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Bike4Life_logo_2016With three motorcycle racing Championship titles and five truck racing championships under his belt, Midlands Air Ambulance Charity is proud to announce Steve Parrish has signed up to the charity’s 3,500-strong Bike4Life Ride Out 2016 on Sunday 8th May. Read more

Speed enforcement in operation on M5 in Worcestershire

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The Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia is advising all motorists travelling along the M5 to take extra care while roadworks are in operation between junctions 4a and 5 in Worcestershire and to observe the temporary 50mph speed limit which is being enforced by average speed cameras. Read more

Free car seat clinic in Rugby this Saturday

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Parents and carers in Rugby and the surrounding area are encouraged to visit Elliott’s Field Retail Park on Leicester Road in Rugby this Saturday (16th January) where they can benefit from expert advice on car seats and have their own children’s car seats checked by a qualified expert. Read more

Biker Down update – Henley-in-Arden

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Thirty motorcyclists across Warwickshire took advantage of a free ‘Biker Down’ course recently (Thursday 26th November) offering potentially life-saving skills, which was held at Henley-in-Arden Fire Station. Read more

Pedestrians – Take care on the roads this Christmas

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With the shortest day of the year upon us, the Safer Roads Partnership is reminding pedestrians to think about their safety on the roads this Christmas – particularly during hours of darkness. Read more

Over 20 cyclists benefit from ‘Be Safe Be Seen’ advice from police in Rugby

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Rugby cycle safety - 18 Dec 2015Over 20 cyclists benefitted from safety advice and high-vis cycling products this morning (Friday 18th December) in Rugby, Warwickshire as part of a ‘Be Safe Be Seen’ initiative to raise awareness of the importance of being visible on the roads.

The cycle safety initiative was carried out by the Safer Roads Partnership and Warwickshire Police, who set up cycle safety stations in two locations: Hillmorton Road (towards DIRFT) and Brownsover Road (towards Swift Valley Industrial Estate) between 6am and 8am to engage with commuter cyclists on their way to and from work. Read more

Speed enforcement in operation in Shrawley

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The Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia has launched a new mobile speed enforcement site on the B4196 in Shrawley, Worcestershire in direct response to concerns raised by local residents about the speed of vehicles travelling along the 30mph road.   Read more

Almost 250 cyclists benefit from ‘Be Safe Be Seen’ advice from police in last two weeks

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Leamington cycle safety1 - 26 Nov 2015Almost 250 cyclists have benefitted from safety advice and high-vis cycling products across Warwickshire and West Mercia during the first two weeks of a ‘Be Safe Be Seen’ campaign to raise awareness of the importance of being visible on the roads. Read more

Mobile speed camera to be introduced in Chaddesley Corbett

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The Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia is launching a new mobile speed enforcement site on Briar Hill in Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire in direct response to concerns raised by local residents about the speed of vehicles travelling along the 30mph road.   Read more

Don’t risk a drink drive conviction this Christmas

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Bromsgrove 2015 launch 1Motorists across Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire are being reminded of the dangers of driving under the influence of drink or drugs during the festive period.

With the season of festivities nearly underway the Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia is launching a publicity campaign to raise awareness of the issues around drink and drug driving.  Read more