Category Archives: Road Safety

UPDATE: Two men charged in connection with fatal collision on A52 last November

Cllr MacRae advised: Officers have charged two men in connection with a fatal collision. Two men were pronounced dead at the scene following the crash involving two cars and a lorry in Derby Road, Bramcote, on Friday 25 November 2016. … Continue reading

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Nottingham Road/Ryecroft Street/Wadsworth Road Area Double Yellow Lines Proposals.

See Via letter for details

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Highways England are reviewing Speed and Safety on the A52

Anna Soubry MP writes:  Bramcote campaigner Tony Smith has taken his campaign to improve safety on the A52 to Parliament. Tony met roads minister Jesse Norman and Highways England officials following a spate of accidents and fatalities on the road.  … Continue reading

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Councillor Martin Plackett – Speech to Broxtowe Borough Council on A52 Accident

At the Full Council Meeting of Broxtowe Borough Council on 14 December 2016, Councillor Martin Plackett made a Member’s Ward Issue Speech on the recent accident on the A52. Click on this link to read the speech.

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Back to School – Road Safety Advice

Parents are being urged by Nottinghamshire County Council to prepare their children for returning to school by talking about the road safety issues they face on school journeys.  The message is particularly important for children moving from primary to secondary … Continue reading

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Concerned about dangerous driving?

The editors recently posted an article  entitled East Midlands roads are Britain’s most dangerous.  We had a number of comments which I referred to our local Beat Manager, PC Karl Barlow.  He has replied: As I have stated numerous times at … Continue reading

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East Midlands Roads Are Britain’s Most Dangerous

A52 between Nottingham and Derby a medium/high risk Road. Time for speed cameras? Click on this link to read the report from the Road Safety Foundation. Click on this link to see the road risk rating map for the East … Continue reading

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