Monthly Archives: December 2012

Opt for a mocktail if driving on NYE

Monday, 31st December, 2012

31 December 2012 Tweet The countdown to 2013 is approaching and many people across the UK will be putting the final touches to their New Year’s Eve plans. However, for those that have bitten the bullet and put themselves forward as the designated driver Read the full article…

Bradford taxis undergo safety checks

Tuesday, 18th December, 2012

18 December 2012 Tweet Police in Bradford are clamping down on taxi drivers operating in unsafe vehicles as part of a new initiative. Officers stopped 22 cabs over the past week which resulted in six drivers being issued notices to bring their vehicles up Read the full article…

Motorists braced for Christmas traffic congestion

Monday, 17th December, 2012

17 December 2012 Tweet Drivers all over the UK are bracing themselves for the arduous journey back home for the Christmas period. Research from esure highlighted statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) that noted that 23 million Brits will be hitting the road Read the full article…

Govt considers abolishment of tax discs

Monday, 17th December, 2012

17 December 2012 Tweet Paper tax discs displayed in the windscreen of a car could be a thing of the past if the government pushes through new proposals. Ministers stated that scrapping these discs could help to save money and also streamline services as Read the full article…

UK automotive sector strengthens through November

Friday, 14th December, 2012

14 December 2012 Tweet The UK’s automotive manufacturing has continued its strong performance throughout 2012 and improved once again in November. Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) revealed that the industry saw production grow by 4.9 per cent over the Read the full article…