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  11 Nov 2018
South Yorkshire Safety Cameras has announced the sites where they may conduct mobile speed enforcement the week commencing Monday 12 November. The full list can be found below. For further information about why these sites have been selected, visit their website here.BarnsleyA628 Barnsley Road, ... More
 
  05 Nov 2018
We've seen a lot of low lying cloud, fog and mist this morning. Here's a reminder from the Highway Code of what to do when visibility is reduced in poor weather conditions. Remember:  use your headlights when you cannot see for more than 100 metres (328 feet). If you've had your fog light on remembe... More
 
  29 Oct 2018
Evenings are drawing in, the leaves on the trees are falling and very soon the familiar voice of Noddy Holder will be asking if you’re hanging stockings on the wall. Winter months are just around the corner, and with that comes the annual reminder from South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP)... More
 
  01 Oct 2018
Monday 1 October marks the beginning of Tyre Safety Month - a national campaign organised by TyreSafe to highlight the importance of checking tyres regularly - for pressure, tread depth and wheel alignment.Throughout the month the South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership team will be at locations thr... More
 
  28 Sep 2018
South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership is encouraging all drivers to take the ‘number plate test’ - a quick and easy way to check they meet the minimum eyesight requirements for driving. By law, all drivers must meet the minimum eyesight standards at all times when driving - this includes being abl... More
 
  31 Aug 2018
As the summer holidays draw to an end, the South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is urging road users in South Yorkshire to allow extra time and take extra care on their journeys. With schools reopening and people returning to work after the break, the number of vehicles on the county’s ro... More
 
  24 Aug 2018
There’s mixed weather in the forecast for this weekend, but there's a a good chance we'll have a dry bank holiday this coming Monday. As people in South Yorkshire prepare to make the most of the extra day off, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is issuing advice to help everyone make t... More
 
  13 Aug 2018
South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership is once again reminding all road users of the responsibilities they have to keep themselves and other road users safe, and urging them to think about their behaviour in an effort to reduce the number of people killed or injured on the county’s roads. The messa... More
 
  08 Aug 2018
In advance of Cycle to Work day on Wednesday 15 August, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is issuing its top tips for drivers and cyclists in a bid to make riders stay safer on the road.Cycle to Work Day, which is organised by Cyclescheme, is now in its sixth year. It’s an easy way to ... More
 
  01 Aug 2018
We're hosting a health and active travel day at the Lifewise Centre next Tuesday (7 August). The Inmotion! team will be there with a team of experts providing advice on free bike loans, route planning and training, as well as offering free bike check ups and minor repairs. We'll also have health pro... More
 
  20 Jul 2018
School's out, the sun continues to shine (most of the time) and many of us will be making the most of the opportunity to get away for a few days over the summer. Whether you're away for a couple of weeks or just off on day trips to the peaks or the seaside, we want everyone to enjoy themselves and m... More
 
  11 Jul 2018
Just before the World Cup began, we said on this very website that we had faith. We knew that we’d be going far, and we fully expect the England squad to continue to impress.With that in mind, we are issuing our advice again to football fans across South Yorkshire who will be watching the beautiful ... More
 
  27 Jun 2018
With the news this week that nearly two thirds of motorists are unaware of the penalties of using a mobile phone while driving, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is reminding drivers of the dangers of being distracted by their mobiles and the potentially devastating consequences that c... More
 
  20 Jun 2018
With the news that pollen levels are reaching a twelve year high this week, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is issuing it’s advice to beat the sneezes while you’re driving.The first step is to clean your car out and vacuum the carpets and upholstery. Use a damp cloth to wipe down you... More
 
  08 Jun 2018
The FIFA World Cup begins this month, and this might just be the year that England make it through to the final, which means there will be ample opportunities to revel in the festivities. With many pubs and venues showing live matches, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership is once again reminding ... More
 
  05 Jun 2018
A change in the law means that you may encounter learner drivers on South Yorkshire’s motorways from now on. Before now only those who had passed their driving test could do so, but lessons are now allowed in a dual-control car with an approved driving instructor (ADI).Key road safety stakeholders, ... More
 
  24 May 2018
There’s mixed weather in the forecast for this weekend, but it’s looking likely that we will be enjoying another fine bank holiday this coming Monday. As people in South Yorkshire prepare to make the most of the sunshine, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is issuing advice to help ever... More
 
  10 May 2018
South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership (SYSRP) is thrilled to announce the return of the 10 Day Active Travel Challenge. The Challenge, which all infant, junior and primary schools in South Yorkshire are entitled to join, encourages everyone - be they pupils, staff, parents and carers - to find fun... More
 
  30 Apr 2018
The biggest cycling event in South Yorkshire's calendar arrives in the county this week. The first and second stages of the Tour de Yorkshire will bring 20 teams of some of the world's top cyclists to Doncaster on Thursday and Barnsley on Friday (3 and 4 May). The South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partner... More
 
  18 Apr 2018
The weather is improving, the days are getting longer and the Tour de Yorkshire is just around the corner, and many residents in South Yorkshire will be making the most of it by taking to two wheels. To raise awareness of cycle safety, with cyclists and drivers, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnersh... More