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TfL plans to up congestion charge

  •  07 Jan, 2014
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London's congestion charge daily fee is set to rise by 15 per cent.

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'Smart motorways' to cut emissions

  •  07 Jan, 2014
Busy motorway

Driving groups fear that motorway speed limits could eventually be reduced nationwide, following new proposals for a 60mph stretch on the M1.

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New car sales hit six-year high

  •  07 Jan, 2014
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New car sales raced to a six-year high in 2013, the motor industry has announced.  Read More…

Petrol prices on the rise again

  •  20 Dec, 2013
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The autumn dip in petrol prices failed to stimulate sales and the cost of filling up is rising again, according to the AA.

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Asda starts festive petrol price war

  •  18 Dec, 2013
Filling up on fuel

Motorists are being offered an early Christmas present after supermarket giant Asda sparked a price war.

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Public urged to confront drink-drivers

  •  11 Dec, 2013
Alcoholic drink and car keys

Fewer people are driving after an alcoholic drink, but a road safety charity is calling on festive party-goers to stand up to those who still insist on breaking the rules.

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'Crash for cash' hotspots named

  •  03 Dec, 2013
A back-end shunt

Drivers in Birmingham and Bradford are the most likely to be targeted by "crash for cash" criminals, according to experts.

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Morning after drink-driving rises

  •  28 Nov, 2013
Older driver being alcohol breath tested

Experts are urging Christmas revellers to resist the temptation to get behind the wheel the morning after an alcohol-fuelled office party or night on the town.

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Drivers ignoring flood warnings

  •  27 Nov, 2013
Road closed and flood sign

Flooded roads can be a big problem at this time of year - but it appears some drivers are prepared to try and tackle them in a bid to get to their destination.

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Parking fees 'make drivers walk'

  •  22 Nov, 2013
Please pay at meter sign

Most drivers are willing to walk instead of pay a parking fee, new research suggests.

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