“I need to get home, my dog is in labour!” Cambridgeshire Police have published a list of fairly feeble justifications given by offending motorists, in a bid to underline the importance of sensible road use.
In other news, one manufacturer has announced that their cars will soon be fitted with seats that trigger a "safe" emergency stop if a driver suffers a heart attack. The technology is being developed in response to the world's ageing population and older people's reluctance to give up driving.
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