Monthly Archives December 2014

Christmas and New Year Office Opening Hours

The office is closed from 5pm on Wednesday 24th December 2014, until 9am on Friday 2nd January 2015. If you have a query which requires attention before 2nd January, please send an email marked “URGENT” and we will  contact you promptly. Our email address is If you have a query which relates to a person […]

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Police enforce drink drive Christmas crackdown

Police Forces up and down the country, including Greater Manchester and Cheshire, have launched their annual Christmas drink driving crackdown. A woman on the school run in Sussex and a man in Bradford were among the first drivers to be charged. The crackdown will also include drug driving. Avon and Somerset Constabulary, for example, say that Police activity during […]

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HGV speed limits to increase

The government is about to increase the maximum speed limits on certain roads for HGVs. The change will apply to heavy goods vehicles which have a maximum laden weight exceeding 7.5 tonnes, (or, if drawing a trailer, aggregate weight exceeding 7.5 tonnes). The change means that the current HGV limit of 50mph on dual carriageways […]

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