Traffic & Travel News

Traffic & Travel News

Calls for urgent action after tanker crash outside East Riding…

The safety of an East Riding A-road which runs past a village's primary school has been taken up with the Government months after a tanker crashed nearby. Haltemprice and Howden MP David Davis said in an email seen by LDRS that he has referred the A163 to the Transport Secretary following Holme Upon Spalding Moor parents' complaints. Father James Ashman...

We’d be ‘absolutely stuffed’ if free parking is scrapped, says…

East Riding Council's policy of keeping some of its car parks free may not last in the coming years as pressure mounts to save money, a councillor has warned. Cottingham North's Cllr Ros Jump said any future moves to introduce charging in free car parks would be a blunt instrument and undermine efforts to boost high street trade. She added...

Anger as Government snubs funding bids to regenerate Hull and…

Anger has radiated throughout Hull as MP Diana Johnson and council leader Cllr Mike Ross slam the Government for rejecting Hull's levelling-up bids. North Hull MP Dame Diana accused the cabinet of having "absolutely no interest in levelling up Hull", as the city desperately needs to improve its traffic congestion, which has been labelled third worst in the country. Traffic...

Scrapping all-day bus lanes in Hull ‘could make traffic issues…

Returning bus lanes in Hull to peak-time only enforcement could lead to increased traffic in the city, it has been claimed. Hull City Council said "most" of the 22,068 people who responded to a huge transport survey argued all-day bus lanes should be scrapped and instead operate only during rush hours in one direction, while remaining fully open to traffic...