Rules of the Road

12th March 2019

Is your number plate about to become illegal because of Brexit?

As if there isn’t already enough uncertainty around what a post-Brexit world might look like, the government has now issued a warning that should the UK […]
1st March 2019
Your guide to post-brexit motoring changes

Post-Brexit motoring changes to look out for

With the endless coverage in the news these days, you’d be forgiven for suffering from Brexit fatigue and simply glazing over at the mere mention of […]
22nd February 2019
Are you in the know about how a green card might become your best friend when taking your car into Europe?

Green Card: The ultimate guide

With the details on the UK leaving the EU still being finalised, us Brits are in limbo. We wanted to let you know that we’ve got […]
8th January 2019
motorists face being hit with a fine of up to £100 and three penalty points on their licence if they don’t leave enough space for cyclists

New motoring laws for 2019

2019 is finally here, and with it comes a new raft of safety-driven motoring laws to get your head around. To help you, here’s our quick […]
5th January 2019
Did you know it's illegal to splash a pedestrian with your car?

Top 10 driving offences you didn’t know were against the law

With so many driving laws to remember, it’s safe to say some of us need reminding every now and then. But then there are also some […]
12th December 2018
Do you know the Highway Code?

Brits adopt the ‘My’way Code when it comes to driving

British drivers might pride themselves on their driving skills, but we did a spot of research that’s revealed more than two thirds will start adopting bad […]
27th November 2018
An estimated 6.4 million private parking tickets will be issued this year

Drivers hit by 18,000 parking fines a day — but new laws could change that…

Private parking firms are dishing out private parking fines left, right and centre, so if you’ve landed a ticket recently you definitely weren’t the only one, […]
23rd November 2018
Driving your friend’s car could see you hit by penalty points and an unlimited fine

Motorists warned about driving other people’s cars

Have you ever jumped behind the wheel of your friend’s car? Maybe you wanted to quickly nip down to the shops to pick up supplies? Or […]
22nd November 2018
Watch out for these common distractions on the road

The top driving distractions to watch out for

As much as we wish we didn’t, we all find ourselves getting distracted behind the wheel from time to time. But what are the common causes […]
21st November 2018
Drink driving convictions rise during December, our ultimate guide will help you stay on the right side of the law this Christmas

Drink driving laws: The ultimate guide

The Christmas party season is almost here and for many of us that means spending time with family and friends — eating, drinking and being merry. […]
9th November 2018
Can you challenge your parking fine?

Has a parking fine got you all confused?

Have you ever thought you’d found a great parking space only to return a couple of hours later to find a yellow parking fine stuck to […]
31st October 2018
11,000 motorists still driving after evading ban

11,000 motorists still driving after evading ban

Drivers with over 50 penalty points on their licence are still on the roads after taking advantage of a loophole in the system, shocking new figures […]
26th October 2018
Motorists face fines for not restraining their pets in the car

Loose animals could see pet owners fined

Do you pop your pooch in the passenger footwell when you take them out for a drive? Or maybe you let them ride shotgun so they […]
15th October 2018
Image Caption Drivers are failing their test because they can’t read a number plate from 20m

Short-sighted learners failing tests before they’ve begun

After recent announcements about drivers who are unable to read a licence plate from 20 metres risk losing their licence, it’s been reported that thousands of […]
12th October 2018
Fixed Speed Cameras are the most common type of speed camera.

10 of the most common driving laws broken in the UK

Driving offences are common and their punishments can range from on-the-spot fines and a penalty points on your licence to hefty fines and jail time. We […]
8th October 2018
Avon and Somerset Police Force issue the most amount of speeding tickets in the UK

The UK’s speeding hotspots revealed

A new study has revealed the UK’s speeding ticket hotspots — and if you drive in Avon and Somerset you should be keeping an even closer […]
1st October 2018
It is estimated that one in six crashes on the UK’s roads is caused by tired drivers

Tired drivers face blood test crackdown

Late nights, early mornings, the day-to-day stresses of life – there are a number of reasons we can start to feel a little tired behind the […]
24th September 2018
Post-brexit motoring changes look to impact those using a UK driving licence in Ireland.

No-deal Brexit could mean UK driving licences are invalid

If you’re thinking about taking a road trip across Europe next summer, your driving licence might not be valid. That’s the warning from the Government, which […]
17th September 2018
Drivers support harsher punishments for mobile use

Should drivers’ phones be seized and destroyed?

The vast majority of UK drivers think police officers should be able to destroy the phones of motorists caught using them while driving. The AA survey* […]
24th August 2018
Image Caption Drink-driving related deaths rose in 2016

Drink-driving casualties hit highest level in years

The number of people killed or injured in drink-driving related crashes has hit its highest level since 2012. Data from the Department of Transport shows that […]