Video PUBLISHED: 18:10 07 February 2019 | UPDATED: 18:10 07 February 2019 Stuart Watson Paul Lambert speaking with the media ahead of the East Anglian derby at Carrow Road. Picture: ROSS HALLS Archant Paul Lambert spent three years in charge of Norwich City (2009-12), guiding them from League One to a mid-table Premier League finish. On Sunday he returns to Carrow Road as manager of Ipswich Town for a top versus bottom Championship clash. Here’s what the Scot had to say ahead of the East Anglian derby (12pm ko). Paul Lambert speaks to the media ahead of the East Anglian derby at Carrow Road. Picture: ROSS HALLSQ: Sum up your emotions heading into your first East Anglian derby as Ipswich Town manager.A: The same as going into every game!Q: It must be different?!A: For a lot of people maybe. I have my own feeling. I’ve been involved in derbies, I know derbies like the back of my hand. I’ve played in some ferocious ones, some really … [Read more...] about ‘I know what’s coming… it doesn’t faze me’ – Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert anticipates hostile reception on return to Norwich City
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The guide was launched in association with the Energy Saving Trust (EST), ZAP-MAP and the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).This document is in line with the government commitment to work with the automotive industry to publish ‘guidance for sellers, dealers and auction houses’, as stated in the recently published Road to Zero strategy. Over 5,000 NFDA member dealers across the UK will receive the guide. “To ensure a consistent and long-term uptake of plug-in vehicles, it is essential that consumers understand all the benefits and implications of owning a plug-in vehicle. “NFDA has partnered with key players in the sector to provide franchised dealers across the UK with the material they need to be able to inform the consumer”, said NFDA director Sue Robinson. Key sections Types of plug-in vehicles: the guide describes different types of plug-in vehicles on the market including battery electric vehicles (BEV or pure EV), extended-range electric … [Read more...] about NFDA launches Plug-In Vehicle Guide for dealers
A Boston City Council committee heard public support for lowering the city’s speed limit to 20 mph Tuesday, and nearly all who testified said the measure should be welcomed alongside other mechanisms to enhance safety on increasingly congested city streets. The proposed speed reduction, put forth by councilors Ed Flynn and Frank Baker, comes nearly two years after officials decreased the limit from 30 to 25 mph. Flynn said Tuesday a 20 mph cap would reduce the chances of a pedestrian suffering a fatal or serious injury in a motor vehicle crash to 18 percent. Before the limit was lowered from 30 mph last year, that risk was significantly greater, at 50 percent, according to a study cited by city officials. Vehicle traffic is still too fast, he said. “Hardly a day goes by when my friends, neighbors, constituents, and even my elderly parents, often walking my special needs nephew, that they don’t tell me about speeding vehicles and close calls in a crosswalk,” … [Read more...] about Should the Boston speed limit be 20 mph? Some say things need to change to make the city’s streets safer.
Julian Gill, Houston Chronicle Published 10:32 am CDT, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 PHOTOS: Union Pacific offers inside look at dangers of stopping on railroad tracks Chris Cordary, special agent with Union Pacific Railroad police, watches for traffic violations from a Union Pacific train as the train moves along between Fondren Road and South Post Oak Road along Highway 90 on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Missouri City. Union Pacific police and Houston Police Department partnered to observe drivers’ behavior and raise awareness of railroad safety at railroad crossings for National Rail Safety week.>>>See more images of drivers ignoring railroad safety less PHOTOS: Union Pacific offers inside look at dangers of stopping on railroad tracks Chris Cordary, special agent with Union Pacific Railroad police, watches for traffic violations from a Union Pacific train as ... more Photo: … [Read more...] about Vehicle vs.Train: A look at dangerous driving habits from inside a UP locomotive
WORLD Car Free Day is an initiative which aims to rid congested cities of vehicles and pollution for at least 24 hours every year. Let’s take a look at the event which London is taking part in. When is World Car Free Day 2018? The event takes place in and around September 22 every year after becoming a global programme promoted by the World Carfree Network (WCN) in 2000. What is the aim of the initiative? The project wants cities to move away from a “car-dominated society” in a bid to reduce pollution and congestion. In London, planners hope to the event will encourage children to safely play in traffic-free roads. Entire streets are closed to traffic on September 22 in cities around the world. The World Carfree Network says the day should be a “showcase for just how our cities might look like, feel like, and sound like without cars…365 days a year.” It goes on to say that the initiative could pressure “city planners and politicians to … [Read more...] about When is World Car Free Day 2018, what is it about and what cities and countries are taking part?