There are claims that the A20 speed restrictions between Folkestone and Dover are 'almost certainly' responsible for a spike in traffic and speeding through the Alkham Valley.
A road in Kent which has seen deaths and serious injuries cut by 80% has received a Royal approval after safety improvement measures were implemented.
Kent Police took part in Road Safety Week, led and co-ordinated by road safety charity, Brake.
Matthew Scott, the Kent Police and Crime Commissioner, has used his Governance Board meeting to quiz the force what work it is doing to tackle traffic offences on the county’s roads.
Kent Police is reminding motorists to stay safe ahead of a road safety campaign.
Children at St Mary’s Primary School in Deal helped Kent Police stop drivers speeding outside their school on Wednesday 19 October during a special safety initiative.
Dover District Council is welcoming news from Highways England today that they are investing in a permanent arrangement for Dover TAP (Traffic Access Protocol) introducing a variable speed limit on the A20.
Kent County Council
and Kent Police are to reaffirm their pledge to road safety at an event at
County Hall this week.
A road safety
campaign which previously resulted in 4,212 people nationwide being fined for
not wearing seatbelts is being supported by Kent Police this week.
A Europewide campaign to educate motorists on road safety and enforce the laws of the road has resulted in arrests, vehicles being seized, and drivers receiving penalty notices and words of advice.