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11th June 2019
Are you missing out on £1000's each year by not renting out your parking space?

Could you be making thousands from your driveway?

There’s always a new way to make a bit of money these days, whether it’s selling old clothes on eBay or letting out your spare room […]
10th June 2019
Driving around Europe could see you land a huge fine due to breaking the law

Holidaymakers face fierce fines for breaking Euro driving laws

So, you’ve crossed the English Channel and are driving towards your ideal summer getaway when… you get slapped with a fine for over £5,000. Sounds like […]
10th June 2019
Top tips for summer driving

Top tips to stay safe driving this summer

Okay, so summer’s officially here and if you’re anything like us you’re itching to get away for a nice weekend. Despite how much fun summer is, […]
7th June 2019
June is one of the busiest times for drink driving crackdowns

Drink driving risk set to heat up for summer

Summer’s finally here and for most drivers that means winding down the windows, turning up the tunes and driving off to the coast with friends or […]
3rd June 2019
Tesla driver caught tucking into mcflurry with no hands on the wheel

Sundae driver: ice-cream fan caught driving with no hands

  What’s your favourite thing about driving in the summer? Perhaps it’s the lighter evenings, or maybe it’s rolling down your windows and feeling that summer […]
31st May 2019
Top 5 tips to become an eco-friendly driver

Top 5 tips to become an eco-friendly driver

With climate change high on the agenda these days a lot of people are asking the same question…what can I do to help? One way you […]
29th May 2019
Vehicle checks reveal horrible histories of cars

Vehicle checks reveal half of used cars have horrible histories

Are you looking to buy a used car? Well, if the latest figures from RAC Vehicle History Checks are anything to go by, you could be in […]
28th May 2019
Navigating the minefield of hiring a car aborad

A handy guide to hiring a car abroad in 2019

Overseas holidays are a great opportunity to explore new lands, embrace new cultures, and hit new roads. But hiring a car in a foreign country isn’t […]
27th May 2019
Cars to be banned from driving on roads around schools

Cars to be banned from school roads

If you’ve got kids, you’ll know there are few places more hectic than the road outside the school gates at the start and end of each […]
24th May 2019
Most reliable cars have now been revealed

Revealed: Most reliable car brands

You get what you pay for, right? Or at least that’s what the old saying would have us believe. But a new survey suggests that in […]
18th May 2019
Phone detectors are set to be introduced by the police in a bid to crackdown on the number of drivers using their phone at the wheel.

Phone detectors set to be used by police

Police have revealed a new phone detector system that aims to warn drivers against using mobile phones while driving. Two forces in England are initially using […]
13th May 2019

Driver caught with 51 points on licence

Police have seized the car of a “prolific road traffic offender” who had amassed a whopping 51 points on his license and had been disqualified from […]
10th May 2019
Brits aren't keen on changing their driving behaviours to become a green driver

Drivers not keen on green

How far would you go to make your transport choices eco-friendlier? Would you buy an electric car? Take the train more? Or maybe even give up […]
9th May 2019
Friday's have been revealed to be the most dangerous day to drive on UK roads

Revealed: Most dangerous day to drive

Have you ever wondered what the most dangerous day to drive on the roads is? Well, after looking at 1ST CENTRAL’s accident data from 2016 to 2018, […]
9th May 2019
Everything you need to know about using your phone behind the wheel

Mobile phone driving laws in 2019

The dangers associated with using your phone while driving are well documented but it’s still a problem that continues to create concern. Stricter mobile phone driving laws […]
3rd May 2019
Jaguar is working on a system that could help pay for your parking and road toll fees. by reporting potholes, and traffic delays.

Paid by the pothole

We all know driving’s expensive. Whether it’s road tax, parking fees or simply topping up at the petrol station, the cost of motoring can soon build […]
1st May 2019
New research reveals the dangerous social media addiction among millennial drivers.

Social media addiction putting UK drivers at risk

How often do you find yourself checking social media for the latest celebrity tweets or Instagram posts? Once a day? Maybe a couple of times an […]
25th April 2019
Drivers are swerving onto the wrong side of the road to avoid the danger of hitting a pothole

UK’s pothole ridden roads fuelling dangerous driving

How do you react if you come across a pothole? Do you hit the brakes and try to limit the damage to your car? Or simply […]
23rd April 2019

Where are the UK’s most frustrating places to drive?

Where’s the most frustrating places to drive that you’ve come across? The ring road at rush hour? The supermarket car park on a Saturday morning? Well, […]
20th April 2019
Driving tired is estiamted to cause 1 in 5 car accidents

Top tips to prevent driving tired

Driving to work while still half asleep is something that lots of us do everyday with most people don’t see it as an issue. But, driving tired […]