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Wales backs default 20mph limit for all residential areas
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Monday 20th May 2019
Leaders in the Welsh government have called for the introduction of a 20mph speed limit on all residential roads across the country, in an attempt to improve public health.
Millions of motorists risking fine for wrongly believing that phone use behind the wheel is legal
Car Insurance
Friday 17th May 2019
A new study has found that over two million motorists are not aware that using your phone whilst driving is illegal.
Banning the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040 is too late, advisers warn
Car Insurance
Wednesday 15th May 2019
Government advisers have called for the ban of selling petrol and diesel cars to come into force ten years earlier than planned to help meet the country’s zero emissions target.
Britain’s road rage problems revealed as almost a quarter of drivers admit to confrontation
Car Insurance
Monday 13th May 2019
Almost 25% of British drivers admit to getting involved in some form of road rage, a new study has revealed.
European car sales: EVs and hybrids up as diesel hits historic low
Car Insurance
Friday 10th May 2019
Over 125,000 electric vehicles were registered in Europe last month, a monthly growth in demand of 31%, despite a fall in the popularity of diesel cars.
Motorway signs should be redrawn to curb careless driving, transport watchdog warns
Car Insurance
Wednesday 8th May 2019

A transport watchdog has called for motorway junction signs to be redrawn to help prevent motorists making last-ditch manoeuvres.

The Telegraph reports:

Motorway signs should be redrawn because of concerns

Car crime rises again with 113,000 vehicles stolen last year
Car Insurance
Monday 6th May 2019

The rise in the number of vehicle thefts meant that one car was reported stolen every five minutes last year, according to new figures.

Hugo Griffiths, Auto Express, reports:


Motorists are being warned to never share photos of their driving licence online
Car Insurance
Friday 3rd May 2019

To avoid becoming a victim of fraud, the DVLA has warned motorists to stop sharing images of their driving licences on social media.

Luke John Smith, The Express, reports:


Motorways have become more dangerous since lights switched off
Car Insurance
Wednesday 1st May 2019

There has been an increase in the number of accidents on sections of unlit motorways – lights that have been turned off due to an initiative to reduce energy, a