Latest news from East Midlands

Quiz helps pupils get to grips with road safety

Nearly 13,000 school-children from across Nottingham have taken part in an annual road safety quiz – improving their knowledge of road signs, cycling and safely crossing the road.

Partnership launches ‘shiny’ new website

A partnership which aims to improve the safety of motorcyclists in the East Midlands has launched a new website, with a host of features to support its goal of reducing casualties.

School challenge improves road safety understanding

A competition which tasked schools in Northamptonshire with developing strategies to keep young road users safe has had a positive impact, evaluation has found.

Road safety teams listed A-Z

Derby City Council

Aidan Ryrie, Road Safety Principle Officer, Regeneration and Community Department | Derby City Council, Roman House, Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1XB
01332 641778 •

Derbyshire County Council

Matt Pickard, Derbyshire County Council, Road Safety Team, Environmental Services Dept, County Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3AG
01629 538 659 •

Leicester City Council

Simon White, Team Leader – Highway Development Control & Road Safety, Leicester City Council, 2nd floor, Rutland Wing, City Hall, Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FZ
0116 454 2854 •

Leicestershire County Council

James Gibson, Safe & Sustainable Travel Manager, Leicestershire County Council, County Hall, Glenfield, Leicestershire LE3 8RJ
0116 305 6166 •

Lincolnshire County Council

Kate Fielden, Road Safety Service Delivery Manager, Lincolnshire Road Safety Partnership, Witham House, The Pelham Centre, Canwick Road, Lincoln LN5 8HE
01522 805 804 •

Northamptonshire County Council

John Spencer, Team Leader – Road Safety & Travel Choices, Northamptonshire Highways
One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton NN1 1ED
DDI: 01604 364430 • •

Nottingham City Council

Scott Talbot-Hartshorn, Team Leader, Nottingham City Council, Road Safety Services, 4th Floor, Lawrence House, Talbot Street, Nottingham NG2 3NG
0115 915 6583 •

Nottinghamshire County Council

Sonya Hurt (, Team Manager Highway Safety – North & Gareth Coles, Team Manager Highway Safety – South, Highway Safety, Nottinghamshire County Council, Trent Bridge House, Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6BJ
0115 977 4272 (Sonya Hurt) • 0115 977 2206 (Gareth Coles) •

Rutland County Council

Tish Barnwell, Road Safety Officer, Rutland County Council
T: 01572-758248 •