Speed Cameras

You're Going To Face A Very Big Fine If You Get Caught Speeding From Now On

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK

A fourfold increase in the maximum fines available to magistrates is to be introduced, as part of sweeping reforms to the penalties which can be impos...

Let's Get Evidence-Backed Road Safety Measures and Drop the Profit Motive

Godfrey Bloom | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Politics
Godfrey Bloom

One of the great hurdles that the Drivers' Union must overcome is the raw emotional blackmail of the charity sponsored grieving mother who is shamelessly exploited on TV to perpetuate the "speeding kills" myth. I am delighted to join Keith Peat and his highly experienced team of real experts to get evidence backed road safety measures in place and lose the profit motive which does such disservice to our motorists and drives a wedge between middle England and the police.

Speed Cameras 'Dramatically Cut Road Deaths'

PA | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK

Speed cameras reduce the number of fatal and serious collisions in the areas they are installed by more than a quarter, a study found. The RAC Foun...

'Too Expensive' Speed Cameras Switched Off

PA | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK

Speed cameras have been switched off in part of the UK because they are too costly to run. The last of the West Midlands' 304 fixed cameras ceased ...

M25 Cameras Fail To Catch A Single Speeding Driver In Past Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

Not a single driver on the M25 has been caught or fined for speeding in the past year because the cameras don't work, a three-month investigation has ...

Biker Banned For A Year For Speeding At 152mph

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 152mph has been banned from the roads for 12 months after being convicted of dangerous driving, a safer roads partne...

Oh, Snap! Speed Cameras Increase Despite Cutbacks

PA | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

Motorists are still having to contend with thousands of speed camera sites despite funding cutbacks, it was revealed on Tuesday. There are actually...

Speed Cameras: A Waste Of Money?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

Speed cameras have a mixed record in driving down accidents on England’s roads, official figures suggest. Statistics released by the Department f...