Road Safety

£70 fine for parking on the pavement – MPs call for controversial ban

According to the House of Commons’ transport committee, the ban would make life easier for disabled people, schoolchildren and parents…


Councils call for more powers to tackle “lorry mayhem” in towns and villages

Well local authorities have asked for more powers to help stop lorries causing “havoc” in towns and villages throughout England.…


99% of fuel criminals getting away with it

According to official police figures analysed by Crown Oil there were over 25,000 fuel thefts last year alone, costing victims…

Technology & Innovation

Concerns raised about UK power cuts – how ready are we for electric vehicles?

Mark Sait, chief executive of SaveMoneyCutCarbon, recently warned that a potential surge in EV sales in the UK could lead…


Is your car too dangerous for the road? UK hotspots for unroadworthy cars revealed

Motorists driving vehicles with defective brakes, balding tyres and dodgy steering mechanisms are among those who’ve been prosecuted since 2016,…


Rising fuel prices in July… and more could be on the way

After a month of falling fuel prices in June, July saw both petrol and diesel rise once again as the…

Road Safety

RAC research reveals safety risk – how long do you drive without stopping?

With this weekend and next due to be the busiest all summer for drivers heading south through France for the…


DVLA reveals strangest questions from drivers using the “Ask DVLA” service

DVLA’s services on Google Assistant and Amazon’s Alexa allow motorists to ask DVLA when their vehicle tax is due by…

Road Safety

You could get a £100 fine and 3 points for not wearing shades at the wheel this summer

As the UK summer heats up, motorists are reminded to wear appropriate eyewear to protect themselves against glare and keep…