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Pothole epidemic named as motorists’ biggest bugbear

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Crumbling, pothole-strewn roads have become the biggest problem for the UK’s drivers. Campaigners say the government needs to invest more in maintenance and repair.

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Ministers plan crackdown on unnecessary road signs

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Unnecessary and confusing signs make roadsides look ugly and can even increase the risk of accidents. The Department for Transport is planning a big clean-up.

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13 passive-aggressive notes left on cars

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It’s like leaving an anonymous comment, in real life!  Read More…

New anti-smoking laws: How motorists are affected

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Legislation is shortly due to come into effect in England and Wales that will ban drivers or their passengers from smoking in the presence of minors.

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Maternity leave – expectation vs. reality

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You might be itching to leave work for a few months, but what’s it really like during maternity leave?  Read More…

Are bad drivers less attractive?

Road rage

Road rage, texting at the wheel and poor parking can all be a big turn-off to members of the opposite sex, according to researchers. But do you agree?

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Credit card price war rages on

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Britain’s credit-card providers have been stretching their interest-free deals even further in recent weeks – but there are potential traps to watch out for.

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What the rise in insurance tax means for you

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The government is raising the rate of tax on motor and home premiums by more than 50% in November. This is likely to have a big impact on the cost of cover.

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Age appropriate cars

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Driving a hot hatch in your sixties? Or perhaps you're an 18-year-old considering a Volvo. How old you are is a crucial factor when deciding on a suitable vehicle, says motor writer Rob Griffin.

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How to pass your driving theory test

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Breeze through your Car driving theory exam with our top tips.  Read More…

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