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That Bank Holiday inevitability

That Bank Holiday inevitability

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As a motoring journalist, this time of year sees my inbox inundated with one type of press release. Be it from a garage chain, breakdown organisation or even a government department, everyone, it seems, wants the public to be aware of traffic jams across a bank holiday weekend. At first, these were harmless bits of advice. Now however, such information is simply regurgitating what drivers should already know, having read it the previous few years. In addition, with the state of UK roads, the never ending amount of roadworks and motorway upgrades and so on, a traffic jam is never just reserved for a long public holiday weekend, but every day of every year. Even in local driving, these days I'm getting stuck in jams, thanks to an array of traffic lights that make my local area visi...