Jamie Merrill is a general news reporter and motoring journalist for The Independent, The Independent on Sunday and i. He was previously Assistant Features Editor of The Independent.
19 December 2013 06:24 PM
Kenji Hirasawa said his partner Min Joo Lee and the driver of the lorry were both victims of poor road layout and transport policy
18 December 2013 03:13 PM
Christian Concern founder Andrea Minichiello Williams angers gay rights campaigner after speech in Jamaica
BBC Sports Personality of the Year: It’s not the winning, it’s the turning up that counts as Andy Murray misses ceremony
15 December 2013 12:01 AM
Murray may well be named BBC Sports Personality of the Year tonight, but he won’t be there
12 December 2013 12:00 AM
The postman on his bike could become a thing of the past thanks to Royal Mail's plans to phase out deliveries on two wheels. No wonder posties are in a spin, says Jamie Merrill
11 December 2013 03:09 PM
UK households now spend £68 a week on housing, ahead of transport and recreation
New breed of cycle warriors go digital by strapping on helmet-mounted cameras to take on dangerous drivers
04 December 2013 05:27 PM
But is filming other road users and posting footage online merely intrusive?
02 December 2013 09:07 PM
The online retailer's announcement that it will introduce home deliveries by drone aircraft is being dimissed as science fiction
01 December 2013 11:09 PM
For Andrew McNaughton, the controversial high-speed rail network is about hundreds of miles of steel rail and millions of tonnes of concrete
01 December 2013 12:00 AM
But do they represent marketing ploys or real consumer trends?
29 November 2013 07:01 PM
Jamie Merrill follows Robert Goodwill’s ride along the roads that have become a death trap for the two-wheeled
Apple's Tim Cook: Business isn’t just about making profit
Thousands of young people forced to go without food after benefits wrongly stopped under 'draconian' new sanctions regime
Ukraine crisis: New navy chief 'defects' and surrenders Crimean HQ as Putin claims ultranationalists forced intervention
Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses '3am ultimatum' as 'total nonsense'
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
Poor 'live like animals' says Boris's privately educated sister after going on 'poverty safari'
- 1 NHS boss apologises for tweeting Hitler video mocking Government health database scheme
- 2 Sir Patrick Stewart patches into David Cameron and Barack Obama's Ukraine talks with packet of wet wipes
- 3 Poor 'live like animals' says Boris's privately educated sister after going on 'poverty safari'
- 4 Man stabbed with Legend of Zelda Master Sword in serious condition
- 5 First clip of Outkast's Andre 3000 in Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side emerges