A speed camera has caught a duck (or a pair of ducks) twice in a period of 3 days, flying at more than 20 kilometers per hour over the limit. The feathered felons are still at large Swiss police said on Friday.
We came across a news story in the Guardian where a journalist Miles Brignall had called Admiral whilst looking for car insurance. One of the questions was asking if he had been on any speed awareness courses. He replied “yes” and the quote increased by £50.
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The following information is based on figures from 2015 (Worked out by Carole Nash using freedom of information request to the UK's largest county police constabularies).
On Wotton Drive, in Dorking , people are tasked with driving at eight and three-quarter miles per hour as they approach the entrance to De Vere Wotton House. The unique speed limit is one of many quirks at at the luxury hotel.
For the most serious speeding cases in England and Wales fines will rise by up to 50% after a review of sentencing guidelines for magistrates' courts.
A driver caught doing 41mph in a 20mph zone, or 101mph on a motorway, could be fined 150% of their weekly income.
The Sentencing Council said it wanted to ensure a "clear increase in penalty" as the seriousness of offending increases.