With drier spring-time roads and with summer just around the corner, you might be thinking: it's time to dust off the motorcycle. But before you head out for your first jaunt of motorcycle season, you might want to check the list below: it details the top 10 UK roads that have the highest percentage of motorcycle crashes.
A motorcyclist in Texas had a miraculous escape after almost losing control of his Kawasaki - while travelling at 130mph. A 'speed wobble' - sometimes called a 'death wobble' - is when a motorcycle's handlebars and front wheel start oscillating at high speeds - due to a number of aerodynamic and mechanical factors.
The Law Commission is set to scrutinise how the law functions in relation to autonomous vehicles - with a view to ensuring humans can still be held responsible in the event of a crash. The study will also look at how driverless car hackers can be prosecuted.
A driver in Norfolk has been stopped by police because a sofa was hanging dangerously out of his car's boot.
The motorist was pulled over in Long Stratton after an officer spotted the two-seat leather couch being precariously transported in the back of a Toyota Celica.
All that held the sofa in place was a suitcase-like strap that officers said was "only partially holding the sofa."
Storms and floods affect millions of people in the UK each year, often putting property – and sometimes lives – at risk. While these extreme weather events cannot be prevented, much can be done to minimise the risks to people and property.