To quote Fred Basett on the prevention of accidents to cyclists: " Stay off them(roads) they are not a safe place for you. If not then follow the rules the rest of the road users have to abide by". Obviously Fred Bassett cannot read or simply choses to ignore the evidence to advance his ideas. As the statatistics above show a significant number of drivers do not abide by the law and are ...
A man who stalked a stranger he became fixated with breached a restraining order but a judge was told he’s made good progress while in hospital. Smale was brought to Truor Crown Court from Langdon mental hospital in Dawlish, Devon, and flanked in the dock by two experts. Read more... https://www.cornwalllive.com/news/cornwall-news/stalker-making-progress-despite-breaching-3430104
Network Rail has announced plans to move a mile-long stretch of the main railway away from crumbling cliffs. The proposals have been part of a broader series of plans by Network Rail to safeguard the line Read more... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-50016322
Another photo op for a councillor, more interested in how they can justify a 35k wage for environmental officer when we are supposed to be strapped for cash.
Cllr Martin Wrigley spent a day seeing what goes on inside the local Citizens Advice office Citizens Advice’s mission is to provide free, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. They aim to help people find a way forward, whatever the problems they face. Just last year they helped over six thousand clients with over eighteen thousand issues. In ...
Has been found safe and well.
Bicycle riders should be BANNED from roads that have a cycle path available, and if the do have an accident on the road, then they should be held responsible and not have grounds for a claim.
Police are appealing for help to find 13yr Rhys Rice reported to police as missing from Dawlish and last seen at around 07:15hrs today Tuesday 08 October. Read more... https://alerts.dc.police.uk/da/289687/Log_0292_081019-_Missing_13yr_Rhys_Rice-Dawlish.html
At the very least the government should impose an immediate ban on push bikes going on roads which have a speed limit above 30 mph. Then enforce it with a large fine, bike confiscated and if they have a driving licence.. 3 points on it.