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Waiting and parking: Parking

Rule 239 Use off-street parking areas, or bays marked out with white lines on the road as parking places, wherever possible. If you have to stop on the roadside: do not park facing against the traffic flow stop as close as

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Rules for cyclists: You and your bicycle

Make sure that you feel confident of your ability to ride safely on the road. Be sure that you choose the right size and type of cycle for comfort and safety lights and reflectors are kept clean and in good

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General rules, techniques and advice for all drivers and riders: Lines and lane markings on the road

See ‘Road markings’ to see diagrams of all lines. Rule 127 A broken white line. This marks the centre of the road. When this line lengthens and the gaps shorten, it means that there is a hazard ahead. Do not

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Driving in adverse weather conditions: Icy and snowy weather

Rule 228 In winter check the local weather forecast for warnings of icy or snowy weather. DO NOT drive in these conditions unless your journey is essential. If it is, take great care and allow more time for your journey.

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Waiting and parking: Parking at night

Rule 248 You MUST NOT park on a road at night facing against the direction of the traffic flow unless in a recognised parking space. Laws CUR reg 101 & RVLR reg 24 Rule 249 All vehicles MUST display parking

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Rules for motorcyclists: General guidance

These Rules are in addition to those in the following sections which apply to all vehicles. See Motorcycle licence requirements). Rule 83 On all journeys, the rider and pillion passenger on a motorcycle, scooter or moped MUST wear a protective

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General rules, techniques and advice for all drivers and riders: Multi-lane carriageways

Lane discipline Rule 133 If you need to change lane, first use your mirrors and if necessary take a quick sideways glance to make sure you will not force another road user to change course or speed. When it is

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