Driving School in Bourne – weekly update 4/09/15

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  • Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue continue their successful charity car washes at Tesco in Cherry Holt Road, Bourne on Saturday 19/09/2015 from 10am
  • Peterborough Classic Car Show on embankment, Peterborough this weekend from 10.30am (5/6 September)
  • Holbeach Community Bus service could close after lack of volunteers (first reported here https://www.bigtom.org.uk/driving-school-in-bourne-weekly-update-090815/ )
  • Urban Panel from Historic England warns traffic congestion is ‘strangling’ Grantham. Full review on www.historicengland.org.uk/content/docs/committees-panels/urban-panel-review-paper-grantham-mar15.pdf
  • Delays of 2 hours on Frank Perkins Parkway, Peterborough after 2 vehicle crash at the A605 flyover – no injuries.
  • Another serious accident on A1 (northbound) near slip road with B1174 Great Ponton. Two young males from Grantham suffer injuries.
  • A606 near Langham closed after car and van collision – minor injuries.
  • New average speed cameras on B1091 Peterborough Road in an attempt to improve safety for pupils at Stanground Academy.
  • 35 yr old female left with serious injuries after crashing a Porsche into a lamppost on A16 in Wyberton nr j/w Tytton Lane East.
  • 6 hour closure of A605 at Cardea (near Amazon depot) after a lorry overturned.
  • Young child was involved in a serious accident in Sutton Bridge involving a Nissan x-Trail – air ambulance called .
  • Stamford Round Table hosted another very successful car show at Stamford Meadows.
  • New zebra crossing outside St Anne’s Primary School in Harrowby Road, Grantham gets the full thumbs up from local residents and parents of pupils.
  • IPCC are actively seeking witnesses to fatality involving 62 yr old male driving blue Nissan Micra that hit a wall in Stamford (as reported in last weeks blog https://www.bigtom.org.uk/driving-school-in-bourne-weekly-update-290815/ )
  • White box van full of confectionary overturns on A52 nr to The Gap Inn at Muston – driver sustains limb injury.
  • Peterborough City Council have recently changed the flow in King Street in Lolham from 2-way to 1-way only amid safety fears. “No entry” signs have been erected and motorists warned that there will be prosecutions.
  • 27 yr old female resident of Grantham found guilty of driving vehicle with no insurance or MOT, also carrying 3 young children who were not wearing seat belts. Fined £855 and 6 points put on driving licence