This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone. The Highway Code for Northern Ireland is also referred to as The Highway Code or the Code. It is essential reading for everyone who uses roads in Northern. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone who uses roads in Northern Ireland.
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At some complex junctions, there may be a diirectgov of mini-roundabouts at each intersection. This is generally the safer method as you have a clear view of any approaching traffic when completing your turn left side to left side, turning in front of each other. Route numbers on higgway green background show the direction to a primary route. From 17 October, GOV. Take great care when turning into a main road; you will need to watch for traffic in both directions and wait for a safe gap.
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Roundabouts rules to Rule On approaching a roundabout take dirdctgov and act on all the information available to you, including traffic signs, traffic lights and lane markings which direct you into the correct lane. Rule Do not reverse from a side road into a main road. Send us your feedback. If the central reservation is too shallow for the length of your vehicle, wait until you can cross both carriageways in one go.
The Highway Code is based on the Great Britain version. Using the road to Rules for using the road, including general rules, overtaking, road junctions, roundabouts, pedestrian crossings and reversing.
Rule Overtake only when it is safe and legal to do so. Law CUR reg Lane designated for use by high occupancy vehicles HOV – see rule ckde Right – Turning left side to left side Turning left Rule Use your mirrors and give a left-turn signal well before you turn left.
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Cyclists, motorcyclists and other road users in particular may be hidden from your view. All vehicles MUST pass round the central markings except large vehicles which are physically incapable of doing so.
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Try it now Opens new window. You MUST wait for pedestrians who are crossing from the other side of the highwsy. Rule In all cases watch out for and give plenty of room to pedestrians who may be crossing the approach and exit roads traffic crossing in front of you on the roundabout, especially vehicles intending to leave by the next exit traffic which may be straddling lanes or positioned incorrectly motorcyclists cyclists and horse riders who ditectgov stay in the left-hand lane and signal right if they intend to continue round the roundabout.
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This can block your view of oncoming vehicles, so take extra care. If it is, then you should treat each half of the carriageway as a separate road.
Do not hold up a long queue of traffic, especially if you are driving a large or slow-moving vehicle. This applies to pedestrians as much as to drivers and riders.
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The Highway Code, road safety and vehicle rules
Rule Do not hold up a long queue of traffic, especially if you are driving a large or slow-moving vehicle. Toucan, puffin and equestrian crossings. Rules cofe using the road, including general rules, overtaking, road junctions, roundabouts, pedestrian crossings and reversing. It will take only 2 minutes to fill in.
This will help you to remain in full control of the vehicle at all times. Watch out for directgob, motorcyclists, pedestrians and other road users.
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