Latest news from the Eastern Region

Essex: record number of drug drive arrests in January

Essex Police has issued a warning about the dangers of drug driving after revealing it made a record number of arrests for the offence in January.

Young ‘life savers’ stage cycle safety event

A group of young riders have taken part in a cycle safety awareness event following a serious collision that involved a boy in the village of Bicknacre in Essex.

Film promotes work of Road Victims Trust

A charity which provides free support to people affected by road deaths in the east of England has launched a ‘hard-hitting’ film to highlight its work.


Road safety teams listed A-Z

Bedford Borough Council

Melanie MacLeod, Manager for Transport Policy, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, BEDFORD MK42 9AP
01234 228607 (Extn 42607) • melanie.macleod@bedford.gov.uk


Cambridgeshire County Council

Matt Staton, Road Safety Education Team Leader, Local Infrastructure and Street Management, Cambridgeshire County Council, D8e Stanton House, Stanton Way, Huntingdon, CAMBS PE29 6XL
01223 699652 • Matt.Staton@cambridgeshire.gov.uk


Central Bedfordshire Council

Tim Oxley, Senior Road Safety Officer, Highways, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ
0300 300 5974 • tim.oxley@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk


Essex County Council

Katie Brimley, Road Safety Manager, Essex County Council, Highways & Transportation, County Hall, Chelmsford CM11QH
01245 342897 • saferessexroads@essexhighways.org


Hertfordshire County Council

Simon Brown, Road Safety Programme Manager, Transport Waste & Environmental Management, Hertfordshire County Council, Postal Point CHN101, County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8DN
01992 556098 • activeandsafertravel@hertfordshire.gov.uk


Luton Borough Council

Kath Greenaway, Road Safety & SCP Manager, Highway Services, Luton Council, Building 14, Central Depot, Kingsway, Luton, Beds, LU4 8AU
01582 546820 • kath.greenway@luton.gov.uk


Norfolk County Council

Iain Temperton, Team Manager, Casualty Reduction Education & Development, Community & Environmental Services, County Hall, Norwich NR1 2SG
0344 800 8020 • iain.temperton@norfolk.gov.uk


Peterborough City Council

Clair George, Senior Road Safety Officer, Road Safety Team, Bayard Place, Broadway, Peterborough PE1 1ZX
01733 453576 • clair.george@peterborough.gov.uk


Southend on Sea Borough Council

Peter Swanwick, Road Safety Officer, Department for Place, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Floor 12 Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6ER
01702 215193 • 07766 998369 • PeterSwanwick@southend.gov.uk


Suffolk County Council

Mike Motteram, Road Safety, Speed & Traffic Manager, Suffolk HighwaysNetwork Regulation, Phoenix House, 3 Goddard Road, Ipswich IP1 5NP
01473 264996 • mike.motteram@suffolkhighways.org


Thurrock Council

Julie Cooper, Road Safety Active Travel Co-ordinator, Thurrock Council, Civic Offices, New Road, GRAYS, Essex RM17 6SL
01375 652574 • jcooper@thurrock.gov.uk