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Average pump price still above 130p

  •  17 Jan, 2014
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Petrol prices remain "stubbornly above" 130p a litre despite some motorists paying 128p a litre in some areas, the AA has said.

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Parking offence fines could be cut

  •  10 Jan, 2014
Parking ticket

Drivers could face reduced parking fines under new government plans.

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Driving licence records go online

  •  09 Jan, 2014
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Insurance firms are predicting that motorists' premiums could be driven down when the government launches its searchable online database of licence records.

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Festive goodwill lost on the roads

  •  07 Jan, 2014
An angry driver

Christmas seems to bring the worst out of motorists, a new poll suggests.

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Cash from parking charges hits new high

  •  23 Dec, 2013
Parking ticket

England's local authorities pocketed a record amount of cash through parking charges and penalty notices for the 2012-13 year.

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Ministers delay road safety paper

  •  20 Dec, 2013
Young male driver in car

Ministers have once again postponed the publication of a Green Paper on young driver safety.

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Driver with 45 points still on road

  •  08 Jan, 2014
Motorway traffic

A motorist from Liverpool escaped a driving ban despite chalking up a record 45 penalty points on his licence in the space of just nine months, it has been revealed.

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Drivers taking eyes off the road

  •  03 Jan, 2014
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Motorists typically get distracted for a tenth of the time they are out and about, research shows.

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Wind and rain to disrupt travel plans

  •  23 Dec, 2013
Driving in a flood

Gale-force wind and torrential rain are likely to disrupt many people's travel plans in the lead-up to Christmas.

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New Year's Day driving warning

  •  31 Dec, 2013
Alcoholic drink and car keys

New Year's Eve drinkers are being warned they could potentially be over the drink driving limit for the whole of New Year's Day.

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