0800 954 9570 0333 3210 692

03 Jul 2014
With many sources now claiming the UK is in economic recovery a new report has shown that there has been an increase in young people learning to drive...Read more

30 Jun 2014
UK Councils are to be stripped of a “secret weapon” in new Government legislation. So-called “Spy Cars” which catch unsuspecting drivers parking illegally using CCTV are to be banned...Read more

25 Jun 2014
The government has announced new plans to increase fines for some motoring offences. Shockingly this includes a massive maximum fine of £10,000 for speeding on the UK’s motorways.A BBC news report gives the details of the increases:..Read more

24 Jun 2014
A recent survey from Kwik Fit has revealed the top 10 most irritating driving habits according to UK motorists...Read more

19 Jun 2014
The watchdog company Which? has highlighted certain issues with the “full-empty fuel policy” that many car hire companies offer, in a survey of holidaymakers.The Daily Mail covers the report:..Read more

18 Jun 2014
In April more than 600,000 drivers across Europe were caught either directly by police forces or by cameras.A report by TISPOL, an international agency committed to making Europe’s roads safer, has the following details:..Read more

12 Jun 2014
A recent report by leading sat nav company TomTom has revealed that taking shortcuts through rat-runs has a more detrimental effect on your journey’s time than sitting in traffic jams...Read more

11 Jun 2014
Mum and dad’s taxi service accounts for around 30 miles per week according to figures from a survey by Goodyear. This mileage is often used by parents to talk to their children, undistracted by their usual concerns...Read more

10 Jun 2014
The Certificate in Insurance CII Qualification can take up to a year to obtain...Read more

10 Jun 2014
Nearly a third of UK drivers worry about driving on the right while abroad, and around a quarter would prefer their partner to do all the driving a recent news report by the Daily Mirror has revealed...Read more

05 Jun 2014
fraudsters made almost £18 million out of unsuspecting car buyers.Get Safe Online reported some worrying figures:..Read more

04 Jun 2014
A recent report by the RAC foundation has revealed that every second around 800 cars are being parked. And it is no surprise that most of the time cars are parked outside their owner’s homes...Read more

28 May 2014
With local authorities cutting costs by turning off street lights in some areas it is no surprise that some roads have become more dangerous, especially in bad weather...Read more

28 May 2014
More than half of UK motorists admit to tailgating, a recent survey by road safety group Brake has found. Almost a third of motorists admit doing tailgating regularly despite almost all drivers claiming the practise is worrying...Read more

21 May 2014
The vehicle history experts HPI have released shocking figures that show almost 490,000 vehicles on the road in the UK could have the incorrect mileage...Read more

21 May 2014
Your car is more likely to pass its first MOT if it was manufactured in Britain, a new survey has shown...Read more

20 May 2014
UK motorists are being plagued by thousands of miles of unfinished maintenance work according to a survey of county councils by a leading breakdown service.More details have been revealed in a report by Yahoo! News:..Read more

14 May 2014
While local councils charging for parking is nothing new, some motorists are paying over the odds because parking machines cannot give change and councils are unwilling to upgrade...Read more

12 May 2014
A government scheme to encourage more drivers to buy electric cars has recently been revitalised by the Deputy Prime Minister...Read more

08 May 2014
The average daily commute costs around £50,000 and takes more than a year to travel over the course of a person’s working life, according to a report by Yahoo Motoring News:..Read more

08 May 2014
In the last 20 years or so the numbers of signs on UK roads has more than doubled. Local councils are now being given new powers to reduce signage and road markings in a drive by the Department for Transport...Read more

06 May 2014
Every day on UK roads thousands of unqualified drivers are putting themselves and others at risk...Read more

30 Apr 2014
A successful pilot scheme cracking down on uninsured drivers by the Metropolitan Police could be rolled out across the country...Read more

29 Apr 2014
A leading tech company has come up with a possible solution to the problem of drivers still not putting down their phones while at the wheel...Read more

24 Apr 2014
For many youngsters passing their driving test is a huge milestone on the way to adulthood.However, the road is long and it can take months of practice before some young people feel ready for their test...Read more

17 Apr 2014
With the increasing problem of insurance scams like “cash for crash” and the newer “flash for crash” many motorists in the UK are catching on to the advantages of having a dash-cam...Read more

09 Apr 2014
A survey commissioned by the AA has found some worrying statistics about how car drivers view horses on the road. Nearly a tenth of motorists don’t seem to know what to do when they encounter these four-legged road users...Read more

08 Apr 2014
Many drivers in the UK get behind the wheel when tired or sick because they have to be somewhere. However, this could be contributing to more road accidents and near misses than previously realised...Read more

07 Apr 2014
Road safety charity Brake, in conjunction with insurance group Allianz, recently asked a number of drivers what they think about lowering speed limits in built up areas...Read more

Get a Quote

This Month's Poll

Are drivers more or less polite than they used to be?

News Archive