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17th August 2018
Check out our top tips for surviving Bank Holiday traffic

Top tips to survive the August Bank Holiday traffic

It’s nearly time for the August Bank Holiday and one thing that it’s sure to bring is a whole heap of traffic. Whether you’re planning a […]
15th August 2018
Most British drivers would be too ashamed of their cars to offer lifts to their dates

Are you ashamed of your messy motor?

People could be damaging their own love lives because they’re ashamed of how messy their cars are, a revealing new survey suggests. Research by car cleaning […]
13th August 2018
Make sure you’re up to date with the latest rules and requirements for child car seats

All you need to know about child car seat laws

With the school holidays in full swing, parents are looking around at ways to keep the little ones entertained until they head back to school in […]
10th August 2018
Stay calm, stay safe and get help when your car breaks down

What to do in the event of a breakdown

It’s that time of year when everyone’s on the road, with most people heading off on their well-earned holidays. If you’re a new motorist, it’s all […]
8th August 2018
Image Caption Washing your car yourself is one way to save money

Top 5 everyday tips for cheaper motoring

Driving is an expensive necessity for many of us, especially in the summer. Even before you’ve sat behind the wheel you’ll have already paid out for […]
7th August 2018
A thinktank has called for MOTs to be scrapped

Should the MOT be scrapped?

UK motorists are wasting hundreds of millions of pounds every year on “outdated” M)T tests, a thinktank has claimed. In its new report, the Adam Smith […]
6th August 2018
Three fuel pumps on sunny fuel station forecourt.

Drivers suffer with ‘roller coaster’ fuel prices

Drivers across the UK were punished at the pumps last month, as new analysis shows the cost of fuel rose again during July. The RAC figures […]
2nd August 2018
A sign showing for a parking bay that is reserved for holders of disabled badges only.

Drivers with ‘hidden disabilities’ eligible for blue badges

People living with ‘hidden disabilities’ will soon be able to apply for blue badge parking permits. From next year, drivers with non-physical illnesses such as autism […]
2nd August 2018
Dehydrated drivers make just as many mistakes as those who drink and drive

Driving dehydrated ‘just as bad as drink driving’

Dehydrated motorists are just as likely to make mistakes on the road as those who drink drive. Bet you didn’t think that would be the case! […]
1st August 2018
Top tips to prepare for driving in a heatwave

Blame it on the weather man: four million Brits not prepared for driving in the heatwave

With Britain basking in the middle of a heatwave, we’ve done a bit of research that revealed that motorists are sitting ducks when it comes to driving […]
30th July 2018
Data is king in the event of a crash – so a dashcam can provide valuable evidence

Crash for cash’ fears drive surge in dashcam use

‘Crash for cash’ fraudsters, who stage accidents to make insurance claims, are becoming a worry for growing numbers of motorists. That’s the conclusion of a new […]
26th July 2018
The North Coast 500 will take you breath away with its beautiful scenery

The Great British Road Trip: Our top five

This summer has been one to remember, and one we quite frankly don’t want to forget. It’s been compared to the summer of ‘76, or as […]
25th July 2018
Children as young as eight have been caught speeding

8-year-olds among drivers caught speeding on UK roads

Shocking new statistics show that eight-year-old children are among the drivers caught speeding over the last 18 months. The frightening numbers from the Drivers and Vehicle […]
23rd July 2018
Do you know what to do if you've had a car accident?

What to do if you’re in a car accident

Being in a car accident is not fun, in fact, it’s actually quite horrible, but unfortunately they do happen and it’s important to know what to […]
23rd July 2018
If next winter’s a hard one, it could be tough to get around as gritting budgets are cut

Are drivers in for a ‘winter of woe’?

The UK may be basking in a long hot summer at the moment, but new research suggests motorists could suffer if there’s snow this winter… One […]
16th July 2018
Young man sending text message on mobile phone while driving his car

Record number of drivers are anti-mobile

A new survey has shown that seven in 10 UK motorists are against using a mobile phone when driving — a record high. The annual British […]
10th July 2018
Janet Smith found nails on the cul-de-sac in Highbridge, Somerset

School run drivers ‘targeted with nails’

Parents dropping off their kids at a Somerset primary school are being targeted by nails stuck to the road, a local grandmother has claimed. Janet Smith, […]
6th July 2018
Don’t let summer driving myths ruin your drives

5 summer driving myths debunked

Summer’s well and truly in swing and many of us are enjoying the high temperatures by taking to the roads and heading off on a sunny […]
4th July 2018
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Summer driving tips to keep you cool as it heats up

Summer’s in full swing and with welcome hot temperatures blanketing the UK in a heatwave, it’s the perfect time to head off on an adventure behind […]
3rd July 2018
Are you taking a trip down memory lane this summer with the family

Staycations are making a U-turn this summer!

We’ve recently done a spot of research, which has revealed that parents are putting the brakes on holidays abroad and taking a trip down memory lane. Nostalgia […]