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Road safety groups react to UK Government plan

Published Tue, 22/12/2015 - 17:24

Learner drivers could be allowed to drive on the motorway for the first time under new government plans to be announced on 22 December. The scheme announced by the Department of Transport will see a £2m fund set up to improve driver education - which will include giving learner drivers the chance to practise on a motorway with an approved driving instructor before their test. The proposal also includes a £750,000 grant to police forces across the UK to tackle drug-driving and  £50m grant to support Bikeability training in schools over the next four years. In 2014, there

Trivium results - Netherlands

Published Mon, 14/12/2015 - 08:23

During a national action against 'mobile banditry', or itinerant criminal groups, the police made 45 arrests. Every day from Tuesday 27 to Friday 27 November, police officers investigated itinerant groups that commit criminal activities such as shoplifting, drugs trafficking, identity fraud and burglaries.