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A crash has closed the A303 between Sparkford and Wincanton

Crash closes A303 between Sparkford and Wincanton

A CRASH has seen traffic held on the A303 near Sparkford. The incident, on the westbound carriageway, happened before the South Cadbury turn off at...
Anil Gurung, who lost a leg in Afghanistan, now makes road signs for National HighwaysPHOTO: National Highways

‘Britain’s Bravest’ point way ahead with signs role

DID you know, many of the signs you use to help navigate your way around the roads of Britain are produced by an army...
Petrolheads can get their fix of classic cars and historic locomotives at Shillingstone Station this June

Vintage vehicles and classic cars going on show in Shillingstone Station

CLASSIC cars and vintage vehicles will be the order of the day at an event next month. North Dorset Railway are once again hosting a...
New 20mph speed limits could be introduced in Dorset towns and villages

Five Dorset towns and villages could see new 20mph speed limits

A TOTAL of five towns and villages in Dorset could soon see 20mph speed limits introduced. A new panel at Dorset Council has selected applications...
The A30 will be surfaced and traffic lights upgraded in West Coker. Picture: Google

A30 to be closed at West Coker for a month during resurfacing work

AROUND 7,000sqm of the A30 will be resurfaced and traffic lights repaired in West Coker this summer - with the road closed for over...
The crash is causing delays on the A303 at the Hazelgrove Roundabout, near Sparkford. Picture: Google

Drivers facing delays on A303 after crash near Hazelgrove Roundabout

DRIVERS are facing delays after a crash on the A303 through Somerset this afternoon. The incident, at Gason Lane, is seeing traffic back up at...
A range of vehicles will be on display at the North Dorset Railway Classic and Vintage Rally

Classic vehicles to go on show at North Dorset rally next month

CLASSIC cars and vintage vehicles will be the order of the day at an event next month. North Dorset Railway are once again hosting a...
Upgrades on the A303 are aimed at easing traffic flow and cutting journey times

New traffic measures – and speed limit – on A303 in Somerset this month

DRIVERS will use newly-built sections of the revamped A303 in Somerset from this month - as work continues on upgrading the busy route. National Highways...
Roadworks are being paused for the Coronation weekend

Roadworks being removed for Coronation weekend

MORE than 700 miles of roadworks will be put on hold over the upcoming Coronation weekend. National Highways is pausing the work for the crowning...
Drivers under 25 could be banned from giving friends a lift

Young new drivers could be banned from giving friends a lift: Reports

NEWLY-qualified young drivers could be banned from giving their friends a lift, it has been reported. According to the RAC, ministers are considering plans to...