Speeding

22nd October 2018
Image Caption On average, couples are arguing every 28 minutes.

1 in 5 motorists thinks their partner drives dangerously

What’s the most annoying thing your partner does behind the wheel? Maybe they always tune into a radio station that you don’t like? Or perhaps they […]
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 […]
25th July 2018
Children as young as eight have been caught speeding

8-year-olds among drivers caught speeding on UK roads

Shocking new statistics show that eight-year-old children are among the drivers caught speeding over the last 18 months. The frightening numbers from the Drivers and Vehicle […]
9th February 2018
Paying with your phone at the drive-through could get you six points and a £200 fine

Driving laws you could be breaking every day

We all know not to speed, to always wear our seat belts and never use our mobiles. But there are some lesser-known road rules that you […]
4th December 2017
Figures show speeding prosecutions are at a six-year high

Speeding prosecutions hit six-year high

Smart motorways, speed cameras and increasingly graphic awareness campaigns of the dangers of speeding – it’s hard to imagine that drivers exceed the road limits today… […]
24th October 2017
1.2 million motorists take a speed awareness course each year

Britain’s speed demons bring in £54m a year

Attending a speed awareness course can be just the tonic to address your need for speed. But new figures show parts of the country are getting […]
13th October 2017
There's been a number of new driving laws come into play this year. Are you in the know?

Your guide to the 2017 motoring law changes

From compulsory car seats to doubled-up fines for mobile use, this year is leading the way in road law changes. If you’re looking to avoid fines, […]
23rd August 2017
One driver was clocked driving at 154mph

Over 2 million speeding tickets issued during 2016

The number of speeding offences in Britain shows no chance of slowing down, with many drivers presuming speed limits to be optional and millions of violations […]
18th August 2017
UK driving licences could be invalid if no-deal with the EU is reached

Thousands of motorists driving with 12 points

Like most, we assumed that if you’ve managed to notch 12 penalty points on your licence there’s a decent chance you’ve been banned from driving – […]
17th May 2017
This is Global Road Safety Week

Over half of drivers admit to breaking 20mph limit

With the fourth UN Global Road Safety Week just passed (8th – 12th May), countries from around the world came together to highlight the importance of road safety. Every Global […]
14th November 2016
A new study suggests that dangerous driving runs in the family.

Bad driver? Blame your parents!

Ever wondered where your bad – and good – habits behind the wheel come from? You can thank mum and dad. So says a new study […]
17th October 2016
Road safety charity Brake uncovers some of the myths surrounding speed cameras.

Busting the myths behind speed cameras

Many of us are sure to get caught out by a speed camera at some stage. The first rule of not getting caught by one is […]
23rd November 2015

Driver wins battle against speeding ticket blunder

It’s bad enough receiving a speeding ticket. But imagine how much worse you would feel if you knew your vehicle was not even moving at the […]