News: Education and Training

Ace Café, Brighton Burn Up – September 2023

Posted on Monday 4th September 2023 in Education and Training, Motorcyclists, News

On Sunday 3rd of September Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) attended the 29th annual Ace Café, Brighton Burn Up Reunion. Independently acclaimed as the World´s Coolest Motorcycle Event, the Ace Cafe Reunion 2023, saw many visitors. SSRP was joined by partners from; Brighton and Hove City Council, East Sussex County Council and Sussex Police’s BikeSafe lead. The run, widely known as the Brighton Burn Up, starts at the Ace café on London’s North Circular and finishes next to the beach on Madeira Drive in Brighton; arriving to live music, stands, displays and much more.

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TRUCKFEST, SOUTH EAST – AUGUST 2023

Posted on Monday 21st August 2023 in All Road Users, Business, Drivers, Education and Training, Speed

Truckfest is a transport festival in the United Kingdom centred on trucks and the haulage industry. As well as trade stands and music entertainment, highlights of the shows are displays of customised trucks and monster trucks. The festival is Europe's largest trucking festival since 1983! Truckfest South East is held in Ardingly at the South of England Showground and is said to be the biggest get-together in the lorry-driving calendar. Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) attended the event for the second year along with support for Partners, including; National Highways South East, Commercial Vehicle Unit and West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service.

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NATIONAL DASH CAMERA DAY – August 2023

Posted on Saturday 5th August 2023 in All Road Users, Cyclists, Drivers, Education and Training, Motorcyclists, Pedestrians

The 5th of August marks National Dash Cam Day and is held to raise awareness about various road safety precautions. A dash cam is a small in-car camera positioned on the windscreen that records everything in front of and, in some situations, behind the driver.

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ARDINGLY, CLASSIC BIKE SHOW – JULY 2023

Posted on Monday 31st July 2023 in Education and Training, Motorcyclists, Speed

Sussex Safer Roads Partnership attended the Classic Bike Show at Ardingly on Sunday 30th of July. This event is a must for all Classic motorcycle enthusiasts. With the showgrounds covering nearly two acres of space there is an array of indoor and outdoor all-motorcycle bike jumble, hundreds of stalls with tons of new and second-hand spares, motorcycles, clothing and accessories. This event sees high footfall enabling us to speak to one of our high-priority road user groups, powered two-wheelers.

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NPCC: COMMERICAL VEHICLE FOCUS – JULY 2023

Posted on Friday 21st July 2023 in Drivers, Education and Training, News, Speed

Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) is supporting a nationwide enforcement campaign focusing on dangerously driven commercial vehicles, to improve compliance, reducing the number of incidents caused by unsafe driver behaviour on the road network.

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