Road

Motorist Chalks Up 45 Penalty Points In Nine Months

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A motorist has chalked up a record-high 45 penalty points on his driving licence in a nine-month offending spree and is still on the road. The driv...

Air Ambulance Mercy Dash Proves To Be A Dummy Run

PA | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

Paramedics and an air ambulance raced to the scene of an emergency - only to find a mannequin left in a parked car. Crews from the East of England ...

Going Anywhere For Christmas?

PA | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK

People heading off for the great Christmas getaway are finding their travel plans in peril as rail failures and floods stalled journeys for millions. ...

M42 Crash: Van Slams Through Bridge Above Busy Motorway

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK

A van has crashed through a bridge above the M42 and landed on the motorway, hitting several other vehicles. But police said that despite the van h...

To Put Park Lane Into a Tunnel Should be to Recover the Lost Parkland, Boris, Not for Building Upon

Peter Martindale | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Martindale

I read with interest recently, enthusiastic support for London Mayor Boris Johnson as visionary for proposing to sink Park Lane (Mayfair, London) into a tunnel and to build on the land thus freed-up. Oh dear, environmental awareness certainly escapes Boris!

Angry Villager Paints Huge Speed Limit Sign On His House

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK

If you want something done, you’ve got to do yourself. At least that’s what builder Tim Backhouse thought, after becoming sick and tired of wat...

Dramatic Landslide Pictures As Los Angeles Road Breaks Into Puzzle Pieces And Crumbles Into Ocean

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

A vast swathe of an LA roadway has fallen into the Pacific Ocean following a massive landslide in San Pedro. The coastal highway had been closed fo...