This list details when ABD spokesmen have appeared on TV and Radio, and when the ABD has been featured in newspaper and magazine articles, during 2003.
Dates are given in reverse chronological order (most recent first).
Magazine dates refer to cover date not publication date, which is generally several weeks earlier.

      Date       Media Details
2003-12-30 BBC Radio Sheffield Nigel Humphries on Tory speed camera plans.
2003-12-30 BBC Radio 4 — World at One Mark McArthur-Christie on Tory plans to stop speed cameras giving drivers points. Called for speed limits to be appropriate to the conditions, comparing safe speeds outside a school at 15:00 on a Friday afternoon with those on a summer Sunday morning.
2003-12-30 Shropshire Star John Evans quoted in article about Tory plans to stop speed cameras giving drivers points. Plus the usual out-of-touch comment from the AA.
2003-12-23 BBC Radio WM Nigel Humphries on the confusing and misleading signs for the new M6 Toll motorway.
2003-12-22 Birmingham Evening Mail Russell Eden quoted in an article about the confusing signs on the M6 for the new M6 Toll motorway.
2003-12-05 BBC Radio 4 Mark McArthur-Christie in discussion with Mary Williams of Brake about how speed cameras have failed to reduce accidents.   Transcript   Listen
2003-11-28 Daily Telegraph Nigel Humphries extensively quoted in an article about speed cameras.
2003-11-26 The Sun Nigel Humphries quoted regarding a speed camera in Wrexham.
2003-11-20 BBC Radio Merseyside Tony Vickers on plans to introduce another 36 speed cameras across Merseyside.
2003-11-20 BBC Radio Oxford Mark McArthur-Christie on new lower speed limits in Oxfordshire. Made the point that they are often unnecessarily low, leading to frustration, inattention and daft overtakes.
2003-11-20 BBC Radio Oxford Mark McArthur-Christie on congestion. Argued that councils' measures to deter drivers are causing congestion, and there's no alternative to the car in many areas. Suggested that getting people to use public transport instead of the car was a little like suggesting they stopped using their washing machines and went to the laundrette.
2003-11-17 BBC Radio Leeds Tony Vickers on mobile phones.
2003-11-13 BBC Midlands Today Peter Edwards featured in a story about the large number of speed cameras in Staffordshire.
Peter was shown speaking of the need for further driver training, and calling for the majority of cameras to be removed.
2003-11-11 Sky News Tony Vickers discussing an RAC report into speed cameras with Vicky Cann of Transport 2000.
2003-11-08 BBC Radio 1
BBC Radio Wales (x2)
BBC TV Wales
Mark McArthur-Christie on the targetting of Wales Rally GB fans by speed cameras.
2003-10-31 South Wales Evening Post Coverage of our PR on rally fans being targetted by speed cameras.
2003-10-31 BBC Radio Humberside Hugh Bladon on speed cameras.
2003-10-30 Channel 5 News Tony Vickers on the call by the Health Development Council for 20mph speed limits in urban areas.
2003-10-22 BBC Radio Newcastle
BBC News Online
Nigel Humphries on the story of a driving instructor giving up her job because of falling driving standards.
2003-10-21 Dundee Evening Telegraph Eamon Scott commenting on the Autocar/RAC survey which showed one in six drivers now has speeding-related penalty points on their licence.
2003-10-17 MSNBC Brian Gregory quoted in article about surveillance and widespread attacks on speed cameras.
2003-10-14 Edinburgh Evening News Brian Gregory quoted on government plans for road tolls of £1.30 per mile.
2003-10-10 BBC Radio Leeds Nigel Humphries on speed cameras.
2003-10-10 BBC Radio Berkshire Mark McArthur-Christie on parking restrictions and fines.
2003-10-09 BBC GMR Nigel Humphries on deregulated parking.
2003-10-08 Press Association Brian MacDowall on the parking problems deliberately created by government policies.
2003-10-07 Red Dragon FM (Cardiff) Mark McArthur-Christie on the systematic reduction and over-pricing of parking spaces.
2003-10-07 BBC Three Counties Radio Tony Vickers on the use of cameras to enforce parking regulations.
2003-10-07 Real Radio (Leeds) Mark McArthur-Christie on the news that the insurance company of the driver involved in the Selby rail crash are sueing the Highways Agency for failing to provide adequate safety barriers along the motorway near to the railway line.
2003-10-07 BBC Radio Gloucesterhsire Mark McArthur-Christie on speed cameras, and cameras used to enforce parking in London.
2003-10-07 Metro (Newspaper) ABD quoted in an article about the fall in the stall of road deaths since speed cameras were introduced.
2003-10-06 Oxford Mail Mark McArthur-Christie denounces plans for more 50mph speed limits on main roads across Oxfordshire.
2003-10-05 IOL (South Africa) Article about ABD Press Release "Speed Camera Policy Responsible For 5500 Deaths".
2003-10-03 BBC Three Counties Radio Tony Vickers discussing the failure of speed cameras to reduce accidents.
2003-10-02 BBC Radio WM Russell Eden on speed cameras in the West Midlands.
2003-10-01 Daily Mail
HTV West
Tony Vickers on police being let off prosecution for speed cameras offences in Avon & Somerset.
2003-09-29 CBC Radio (Canada) Tony Vickers on how London's congestion charge has not been the success that TfL claim.
2003-09-23 BBC Radio 4 'You & Yours' Tony Vickers in a discussion about speed cameras.
2003-09-22 BBC Radio Leeds Nigel Humphries on road safety, and the effect of speed cameras on accidents.
2003-09-22 BBC Three Counties Radio Tony Vickers on 'Car Free Day', Referred to it as "Politically correct posturing by local authorities" and suggested that next year they may like to introduce Washing Machine Free Day where people will be encouraged to go down to the river and bang their laundry on the rocks.
2003-09-22 BBC CWR Nigel Humphries on 'Car Free Day', which he lambasted as an irrelevant and negative piece of propaganda which failed to recognise that cars were an essential part of most peoples lives, and consequently failed to address transport issues in any meaningful way.
2003-09-18 Star FM (Somerset) Tony Vickers on speed cameras.
2003-09-17 BBC Radio Stoke Nigel Humphries discussing speed cameras with a spokesman from Staffs 'Safety' Camera Partnership.
2003-09-15 Anglia TV Tony Vickers on the empire building nature of safety camera partnerships and their refusal to supply any financial information.
2003-09-15 LBC radio Tony Vickers on an RAC suggestion to test drivers and award them Gold, Silver, or Bronze status, depending on their ability.
2003-09-12 Bristol Evening Post Tony Vickers quoted in article 'What have they got to hide?' about Avon & Somerset Safety Camera Partnership refusing to make their accounts available to anyone.
2003-09-08 BBC Radio Scotland Nigel Humphries on speed cameras.
2003-09-04 BBC Radio Derby Mark McArthur-Christie on Derbyshire Safety Camera Partnership's incompetence over speed limits.
2003-09-03 BBC Radio Sheffield Mark McArthur-Christie on Derbyshire Safety Camera Partnership's incompetence over speed limits.
2003-09-02 BBC Radio Leeds Nigel Humphries on the efforts of the government to demonize the school run.
2003-09-02 BBC Radio Berkshire Nigel Humphries on the war of words between North Wales Police and Durham Police over speed cameras.
2003-09-02 BBC Radio WM Mark McArthur-Christie on speed limits being imposed on fire engines in the West Midlands.
2003-08-26 BBC Radio Lincolnshire Nigel Humphries on road safety & speed cameras.
2003-08-20 Central TV News Mark McArthur-Christie on the plan for a 20mph limit in Oxford city centre.
2003-08-15 Daily Mirror Tony Vickers quoted in an article about two police officers who avoided speeding fines because the signs were illegal.
2003-08-13 BBC Radio Cleveland
BBC Radio York
BBC Radio Newcastle
BBC Online
Century FM (Newcastle)
Northern Echo
Tyne Tees TV
Tony Vickers on the two North Yorkshire police officers who avoided speeding fines because of illegal speed limit signs.
2003-08-13 BBC World Service Tony Vickers on the London Congestion Charge.
2003-08-13 Daily Telegraph Tony Vickers on speed cameras.
2003-08-05 Daily Express Mark McArthur-Christie quoted in ‘speeding fine rip-off’ article.
2003-07-31 BBC Radio Humberside Peter Horton on the ambulances laid up because they can't get over speed humps.
2003-07-15 BBC Radio Humberside Tony Vickers on current speed enforcement policy following comments by GMP Chief Constable Michael Tood.
2003-07-14 BBC Radio Eastern Counties Tony Vickers on rise in abusive drivers. Blamed increasing congestion and anti-car measures for causing strees and frustration. Recommended drivers vent thier anger consructively against local authorities.
2003-07-13 BBC Radio 5 Tony Vickers discussing comments by Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Michael Todd that he fears the police use of speed cameras is alienating them from the law-abiding citizens of Middle England.
2003-07-09 BBC Radio 4 — Today Tony Vickers in a discussion about widening roads.
Listen to a recording on-line (Real Audio). Or see 08:54 on this BBC page.
2003-07-07 Cambridge Evening News Mark McArthur-Christie quoted in an article about proposed road tolls in Cambridge.
2003-07-02 Belfast Telegraph Tony Vickers extensively quoted in an article about the introduction of speed cameras to Northern Ireland.
2003-06-24 Birmingham Evening Mail Russell Eden quoted in an article about commuters abandoning buses and trams, and going back to their cars.
2003-06-16 BBC Radio Solent John Dean discussing speed cameras with Mary Williams of Brake, Hampshire Chief Constable Paul Kernaghan, and a representative of the Hampshire 'Safety Camera' Partnership.
2003-06-15 BBC Radio 5 Tony Vickers in discussion with Christian Wolmar about satellite congestion charging.
2003-06-13 BBC Radio York John Dean about motorway construction; following our PR365.
2003-06-10 Kick 96 (Coventry) John Dean about the Birmingham Northern Relief Road
2003-06-13 Heart FM (Midlands) Nigel Humphries criticising the Warwickshire 'Road Safety' Partnership.
2003-06-13 BBC Radio Northamptonshire Nigel Humphries about the fatal crossover accident on the M1 involving an armoured car transporter.
2003-06-12 Meridian TV news Tony Vickers. Firstly on MP Norman Bakers daft plans to restrict 4x4s, secondly on speed cameras.
2003-06-10 BBC Radio 4 'You & Yours' Tony Vickers discussing the case of a man sent to jail for causing a fatal accident while reaching for a peppermint.
2003-06-09 BBC Radio 3 Counties,
BBC Radio Northamptonshire
Brian Gregory on satellite congestion charging.
2003-06-09 BBC Radio Wales Mark McArthur-Christie on satellite congestion charging.
2003-06-09 BBC News ABD quoted re satellite congestion charging.
2003-06-09 BBC Radio 4 Tony Vickers on satellite congestion charging.
2003-06-08 BBC Radio Newcastle Nigel Humphries on Alistair Darling's plan to impose nationwide congestion charging using satellite tracking.
2003-06-05 BBC Radio Berkshire Nigel Humphries on the Daily Mail's photo of a Talivan parked on double yellow lines.
2003-05-28 BBC Radio Lincolnshire Brian Gregory on the loony decision to prosecute an ambulance driver for speeding.
2003-05-21 BBC Radio 4 'You & Yours' Nigel Humphries on village residents being given radar guns. Ridiculed plan saying police should enforce laws because they were accountable and properly trained.
2003-05-19 BBC Radio 1 Mark McArthur-Christie on insurance premiums being weighted for fat, smoking, divorced drivers.
2003-05-18 Sunday Mirror Mark McArthur-Christie quoted in an article about insurance premiums being weighted for fat, smoking, divorced drivers.
2003-05-14 BBC Radio Northampton Nigel Humphries on the civil liberties implications of automatic number plate recognition systems.
2003-05-14 Reading Chronicle Nigel Humphries on Thames Valley Police setting targets for driving offences.
2003-05-12 Daily Express Nigel Humphries quoted in front page article about on Thames Valley Police setting targets for driving offences.
2003-04-30 AutoIzvestia (Russia) Coverage of our PR361 calling for speed cameras to play an educational role.
2003-04-28 BBC Radio Oxford Mark McArthur-Christie in a lunchtime phone in on fuel prices.
2003-04-25 Fleet News Mark McArthur-Christie on speed limit signing requirements.
2003-04-18 BBC GLR Nigel Humphries about the conviction of Lord Cardigan for driving without a licence, tax, insurance, MoT etc and the lenient penalties meted out for such offences. Blamed the conversion of traffic cops into gatsos for a lack of enforcement and contrasted the prosecution of safe drivers exceeding bad limits, with dangerous and illegal drivers getting away with it.
2003-04-18 The Guardian Tony Vickers quoted in article about new driving test questions.
2003-04-12 BBC Radio Oxford Mark McArthur-Christie on the budget. Pointed out that only drivers pay tax on tax (VAT on fuel duty).
2003-04-08 Talk Sport Radio Tony Vickers on the London congestion charge.
2003-04-06 BBC Radio Newcastle Nigel Humphries on transport policy and safety.
2003-04-02 BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Nigel Humphries on speed cameras, speed and safety.
2003-04-01 The Register Coverage of our PR356 on mobile phones.
2003-03-31 The Times ABD quoted in article about the proposed mobile phone ban.
2003-03-21 BBC Radio Gloucester
BBC Radio Humberside
Nigel Humphries on hidden speed cameras.
2003-03-21 Daily Post Nigel Humphries quoted in article about North Wales Police raising £2,000,000 in 9 months from speed cameras.
2003-03-15 BBC Radio Oxford Mark McArthur-Christie on the exorbitant and extortionate price of fuel. Called for VAT to be payable on the fuel only, rather than the fuel AND the duty levied on top of it.
2003-03-07 BBC Radio Humberside Hugh Bladon on wheelclamping.
2003-02-04 The Times Article on the ABD's response to the London Congestion Charge.
2003-02-01 BBC Radio WM Nigel Humphries on our press release about courts being too soft on 'joyriders'.
2003-01-30 BBC Radio Humberside Hugh Bladon on statement by London Ambulance Service Chairman Sigurd Reinton that more people being killed by the delays to emergency vehicles because of humps than lives 'saved' by those humps.
2003-01-28 BBC Radio Essex Nigel Humphries on speed cameras.
2003-01-13 BBC Radio Leeds Nigel Humphries on congestion charging and the claimed success of Durham's road toll scheme.
2003-01-13 Local Transport Today Full page article by Mark McArthur-Christie.
2003-01-09 BBC Radio CWR Nigel Humphries on the A45 speed cameras in our PR351.

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