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25th May 2018
Drivers could be photographed by hundreds of different cameras on one trip

Beat the confusion of traffic cameras

You shouldn’t be speeding, but even if you’re driving at a leisurely pace, it doesn’t take more than the flicker of yellow in your peripheral vision […]
2nd May 2018
Bhavesh Patel was travelling between junctions 8 and 9 near Hemel Hempstead.

Tesla driver banned from driving…

A moronic driver who decided to climb into the passenger seat after putting his car on autopilot has been banned from driving. Bhavesh Patel, 39, has […]
16th April 2018
Young people are the highest-risk group when it comes to being distracted by their phones

74% of young motorists admit to being distracted by their mobiles

Talkative passengers, noisy kids and worsening congestion make it difficult to stay focused while driving. But the ping or ring of a mobile phone is the […]
13th March 2018
@SurreyRoadCops quipped that the dangerous driver had been watching Dumb and Dumber

Surrey Police stop BMW driver watching a movie on the M25

Owners of BMWs often get a bad rap for their driving. Disliked on the roads, they’re frequently stereotyped as being inconsiderate lane hoggers, who drive too […]
9th March 2018
Drivers caught are given a £200 fine and six penalty points

UK among Europe’s hardest hitters for mobile phone use

It’s no secret that if you’re caught using your mobile phone behind the wheel, you’ll likely be hit with a harsh-but-fair penalty. But did you know […]
26th February 2018
Victims of the scam have lost an average of £769 each

Ghost insurance scams on the rise

Rogue insurance brokers are scamming drivers out of hundreds of thousands of pounds, police warn. According to the City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department […]
12th January 2018
Ignoring smart motorway lane closures could incur a £100 fine and three points

2018 motoring law changes: What we know so far

The last 12 months saw plenty of changes in the world of motoring law. Car tax, mobile phone penalties and alterations to the practical driving test […]
24th October 2017
1.2 million motorists take a speed awareness course each year

Britain’s speed demons bring in £54m a year

Attending a speed awareness course can be just the tonic to address your need for speed. But new figures show parts of the country are getting […]