Orwell Bridge study offers new hope for reducing high wind closures

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A ground-breaking study of the Orwell Bridge in Ipswich has identified new measures that could help to keep the bridge open to traffic during periods of high winds.

Reducing the speed limit over the bridge during high winds, using temporary lane closures to mitigate the effect of high winds on vehicles, and keeping the bridge open in one direction are three potential solutions identified in the year-long study, commissioned by Highways England.

DVSA earned recognition: join the scheme


How the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) earned recognition scheme works, how to apply, and what happens when you've joined.

What is DVSA earned recognition

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) earned recognition scheme is a new way to prove you meet driver and vehicle standards.

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Tyler Goodjohn Vs Marc Navarro Pro Bare Knuckle Boxing BKB15 O2 Arena

HGV Alliance were proud to be able to sponsor Tyler (El Tornado) Goodjohn, a Bare Knuckle Boxer, from Ely, Cambridgeshire, representing the Fen Army.

Protecting Our Drivers with BBC1

Accounting scam aimed at professional drivers

HGV Alliance were approached by a man that claimed he and his boss were impressed with our ideologies and wanted to help make the driving industry better for drivers. These men were involved with Drivers, Pilots, Nurses and Doctors, Teachers, to name a few fields. They have a facebook group stating similar and wanted to work with us and also The Drivers Fund to help Drivers.