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EVs cleaner than petrol or diesel cars, even when the electricity comes from coal
Car Insurance
Wednesday 30th January 2019

New research has revealed that electric vehicles produce 40% less CO2 emissions than regular combustions engines.

Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:

Electric vehicles (EVs) are better for the environment than

The UK’s most dangerous junctions for pedestrians revealed
Car Insurance
Monday 28th January 2019

More than 5,500 pedestrians suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car in 2017, new data has revealed.

The RAC reports:

Almost 24,000 people were hit by cars while

Luke Morris returns to the Newcastle winner’s enclosure on Fast Track Qualifier winner Encore D’Or.
Horse Racing
Monday 28th January 2019
Trainer Robert Cowell ends a win drought to qualify a stable star for Good Friday while champion handler Mick Appleby is planning a possible trip to the Melbourne Cup ...
Councils slash road budgets despite £165m increase in parking revenues
Car Insurance
Friday 25th January 2019

Local authorities have cut funding to roads by hundreds of millions of pounds, in spite of the £165m rise in car parking revenues.

Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:

Local councils

Over half of stolen cars never returned
Car Insurance
Wednesday 23rd January 2019

New data has revealed that the police have only recovered 45% of all stolen cars in the last decade.

The RAC reports:

Fewer than half of all stolen cars over

Car sales see biggest fall since financial crisis
Car Insurance
Monday 21st January 2019

New figures have revealed that UK car sales saw a fall of over 160,000 in 2018, a decline of over 6% on the previous year.

Theo Leggett, BBC, reports:

UK

Bargain buy Aircraft Carrier wins Wolverhampton’s Fast Track Qualifier for the Marathon Final under Martin Harley.
Horse Racing
Monday 21st January 2019
A cast-off from Aidan O’Brien’s all-conquering stables in Ireland emerged as a new All-Weather Championships star after booking his place in the £150,000 Marathon Final on Good Friday ...
 
13,000 catalytic converters stolen from UK cars
Car Insurance
Wednesday 16th January 2019

Almost 13,000 catalytic convertors were stolen from vehicles in the past five years with more than 1,200 taken in 2017 alone, new statistics have revealed.

Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:

Cam Hardie, who has been among the winners since the turn of the year.
Horse Racing
Monday 14th January 2019
Classic-winning trainer Jim Bolger took Ireland’s Fast Track Qualifier for the Mile Final on Good Friday while Simon Crisford unleashed a promising sprinter at Newcastle.
 
THEOBALD CLAIMS GOOD FRIDAY