Free car seat checking event

Knowsley Council is raising awareness among parents, grandparents and carers about the dangers to young children of incorrectly fitted or inappropriate child car seats. Last year alone 76% of child car seats were found to be not safely fitted or incompatible to the child/vehicle. In tackling this vital road safety issue, the council has adopted … Read more

Nearly half of marginal battlegrounds afflicted by illegal levels of air pollution

Nearly half of the key marginal seats in the 2017 general election are in areas affected by illegal levels of roadside air pollution, an analysis by the Greenpeace investigations unit has found. 51 of the 111 seats where the Conservatives, Labour or Liberal Democrats came a close second in the last election breach legal limits … Read more

New drive to tackle incorrectly fitted child car seats

St Helens Council’s Road Safety Team has launched a new initiative to raise awareness among parents, grandparents and carers about the dangers to young children of incorrectly fitted or inappropriate child car seats. In the UK last year, 71 per cent of child car seats were found to be not safely fitted or incompatible to … Read more