Election story

The future of road safety – what do the manifestos say?

On 8 June, the United Kingdom will head to the polls once more, electing a new Government to lead the country. The London Road Safety Council’s editorial team has delved into the manifestos of each of the main political parties (the SNP has yet to publish its manifesto – and our analysis will therefore follow) to […]

Walk to School Week

Urban authorities urged to make school routes safer for walking

Living Streets is calling on urban authorities to prioritise making school walking routes safer, after publishing new figures which show that 30% of parents living in the UK’s biggest cities believe their city is ‘too unsafe’ for children to walk to school.

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London launch for new road safety manifesto

Parliamentarians worldwide are being urged to support a new manifesto, which has been launched to highlight the measures that can be taken to improve road safety across the globe.

Street clutter London

Disabled charities welcome Operation Clearway success

More than 2,000 obstructions have been removed from the Capital’s pavements as part of an initiative designed to ensure that pavements are kept free from ‘clutter’ that could cause injury to pedestrians.