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New MOT proposals

06/02/2017

The Department for Transport has divulged new proposals which would lengthen the period before the first MOT test is required from three to four years.


Potential charges for diesel vehicles due to UK’s loss of air pollution case

18/11/2016

On 2nd November, the government lost the air pollution case at high court against legal NGO ClientEarth who brought the case up, and now must devise a way to cut toxic air in the UK as quickly as possible, because the court ruled that the current standard is so poor that it is illegal.


Christmas Holiday Movie List 2016

10/11/2016

That time of the year is approaching where you’ll want to cosy up on the sofa or go to the cinema with friends and family to tune into one of those magical movies that make Christmas so memorable. Whether you want to stay at home in front of your fire, or fancy wrapping up in your hat and gloves to go out to watch the newest blockbuster, here’s the must-see list for this festive season.


Nearly a third of Brits want an autonomous car in their drive

27/09/2016

Nearly a third of Brits want an autonomous car in their drive - research completed by AXA insurance company shows figures


Supporting A Moment for Miriam: Sentencing of drink drivers that kill

16/09/2016

Here is a powerful message from dad Richard Briddon and Family, whose daughter was killed by a drink driver. Please sign!


AutoCare and Approved aim to be the UK’s most female-friendly networks

18/05/2016

Independent garages face missing out on millions of pounds in revenue because they employ too few female staff and are intimidating to women drivers, a new study reveals


Modern diesel cars exceed the standard of nitrogen oxide emissions

16/05/2016

A Department of Transport (DfT) study has recently revealed that ninety-seven percent of all modern diesel cars produce a great deal more air pollution in the real world when compared to the official legal limits.


Why garages must promote the motorist’s Right2Choose

28/04/2016

The era of the connected car is here, and it offers both opportunities and risks for the independent garage sector


Five ways to share the road safely with cyclists

09/03/2016

Forget the stereotypes. Forget the YouTube videos of angry confrontations. Forget the idea that motorists and cyclists are on opposite sides


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