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16 Feb 2015
The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has revealed some shocking figures this week about the fastest speeds caught on camera on the UK’s roads...Read more

13 Feb 2015
There are around 10 million diesel car owners in Britain today but the current Shadow Environment Minister, Barry Gardiner, has admitted that perhaps the last Labour Government was wrong to encourage the uptake of diesel cars over petrol models...Read more

11 Feb 2015
Cyclists and lorry drivers often have a hard time seeing eye-to-eye, literally as well as figuratively...Read more

09 Feb 2015
With UK motorists still at risk from careless drivers texting at the wheel, some pol..Read more

06 Feb 2015
While police across the UK were out in force over the Christmas period with their breathalysers there was a small but apparently worrying increase in drivers failing the breath test...Read more

02 Feb 2015
Police in London have been advised to pull over luxury cars after a spate of so called "keyless thefts" in wealthy areas of the city, especially late at night. This is part of a wider move to tackle crime in the city...Read more

28 Jan 2015
Almost half of drivers are still uneasy when it comes to buying a used car from a private seller, according to a recent survey...Read more

27 Jan 2015
It seems that councils and local authorities across the UK have been besieged by almost 50,000 angry members of the public claiming that unrepaired potholes have damaged their vehicles.The Courier has more details in a news article:..Read more

22 Jan 2015
The Institute For Advanced Motorist (IAM) has called for traffic education to become a compulsory part of the National Curriculum in the UK...Read more

21 Jan 2015
A recent study has found that around half of drivers asked have found themselves swerving across the road while texting on their mobile phones...Read more

19 Jan 2015
A notorious hotspot for motorcycle theft in London has seen a dramatic U-turn in crime since a new anti-theft initiative by Westminster City Council, the Metropolitan Police and a leading security tagging company...Read more

15 Jan 2015
A shocking 14% of UK drivers have made an illegal manoeuvre on the road after blindly following their sat-nav, a recent survey has revealed.A news report by the Telegraph has more on the results:..Read more

12 Jan 2015
The Government has announced that dangerous and reckless drivers will now be kept off the roads for longer, even after they have completed a custodial sentence...Read more

08 Jan 2015
Since the removal of the toll machines at the Dartford Crossing the number of drivers failing to pay has soared, according to new figures.A news article in Yahoo! Cars reveals the details:..Read more

06 Jan 2015
Increased use of digital cameras are being blamed for a four-year high in speeding fines handed out to motorists. Some areas of the UK saw a three-fold increase in number of fines issued.More details were in a news report by Sky News:..Read more

02 Jan 2015
In 2015 some local authorities in the UK are planning to lower the speed limit around schools to 20mph.One local authority is Durham County Council which was the subject of a news report by the BBC:..Read more

23 Dec 2014
Finally prices at the pump are matching the falling price of crude oil. Recent weeks have seen supermarket forecourts slashing the cost of petrol - sparking another round of price cuts.The news was reported by The Edinburgh News:..Read more

22 Dec 2014
It is easy to forget that whilst most of us are happily looking forward to the festive season, there are others who are out there planning to ruin it for the unlucky few...Read more

18 Dec 2014
From the 5th December the Scottish parliament have passed a law to lower the legal limit to 50mg of alcohol in 100ml of blood. The rest of the UK will remain at the 80mg limit...Read more

17 Dec 2014
With winter here it is vital that motorists make sure their car is ready to tackle driving in winter weather. However, a recent survey has revealed that many drivers are simply failing to do anything to safeguard their cars...Read more

15 Dec 2014
The new Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has been hit by a shortage of driving examiners with waiting periods for new drivers increasing to eight weeks at points during 2014...Read more

12 Dec 2014
After a full offensive against motor insurance fraud like Crash for Cash the Government are again stepping in...Read more

10 Dec 2014
In the first revision for 20 years the UK driving test may no longer contain the dreaded three-point turn, as well as other possible revisions like reversing around a corner...Read more

08 Dec 2014
From the 30th November the Dartford crossing will no longer have toll booths. In an effort to reduce congestion the bridge and tunnel will now be paid for in advance by motorists...Read more

04 Dec 2014
Michelin claim to have the solution to punctures with their new Selfseal puncture-proof tyre. The new tyre can allegedly drive over three inch spikes unaffected and safely.The story was covered by the Telegraph:..Read more

03 Dec 2014
Shocking numbers of drivers fail to wear their glasses at the wheel. Almost half said they were too vain to wear the corrective lenses while driving, according to a recent survey...Read more

28 Nov 2014
British drivers are the worst for road rage according to a recent survey. The survey asked over 3,000 drivers from 20 countries about road rage and driver aggression...Read more

27 Nov 2014
According to a survey by the RAC the country’s motorway service stations are seen as a big turn off. With more than half of those asked saying they had not enjoyed their visit at all...Read more

25 Nov 2014
For those who grew up in the 1970s and 1980s the Green Cross Code Man was a familiar sight on our TVs and helped to make crossing the road safer for many children...Read more

21 Nov 2014
A recent survey carried out by a leading insurance company has revealed many drivers would find it difficult to pass the written portion of the current driving test.The results were reported by the Telegraph:..Read more

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