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Dover primary school pupil asks motorist, "Do you think your reason for speeding is more important than my life?"

Contributed by editor on Jul 03, 2014 - 08:25 AM

Ten and eleven year old children from a local primary school grilled speeding motorists about the consequences of driving too fast, during a crackdown in Dover.



Shining a light on Hawkinge and Folkestone rural roads

Contributed by editor on Jul 03, 2014 - 06:25 AM

Following the removal of a number of streetlights, Shepway District Council has been working closely with Kent Highway Services (KHS) to get smart new lighting installed in rural areas.



Children in Dover to confront speeding motorists

Contributed by editor on Jun 26, 2014 - 06:25 AM

Police officers and PCSOs in Dover are targeting speeding motorists next week with the help of 10 and 11 year olds from a local school.



Speeding and mobile phone using motorists in Dover district targeted in safety crackdown

Contributed by editor on Jun 13, 2014 - 10:05 AM

Motorists driving at excess speed, failing to wear seatbelts and using mobile phones whist driving were amongst those stopped by Kent Police as part of a road safety awareness initiative in Deal and Walmer on 5 June.



Volunteers wanted to man speed camera and increase speeding awareness across Swingfield and Hawkinge

Contributed by editor on Mar 07, 2014 - 06:55 AM


Hawkinge Town Council and Swingfield Parish Council are working together to introduce Speedwatch to the area and are seeking volunteers to increase awareness of speeding



Drive to reduce crashes on Kent roads

Contributed by editor on Feb 21, 2014 - 08:05 AM

Kent’s road safety team is looking to find ways to reduce the number of crashes on the county's roads after figures for 2012 saw a one per cent increase in the number of killed-and-seriously-injured crashes, bucking the trend of falling casualties.



Canterbury road safety campaign targets the school-run

Contributed by editor on Nov 22, 2013 - 10:50 AM

To coincide with Road Safety Week, Canterbury Community Safety Partnership is responding to concerns about illegal and inconsiderate parking  and launched a campaign which focusses on parents who drop off and collect their children from school.

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