UK Driving

21st March 2019
All you need to know about speed cameras

Everything you need to know about speed cameras in 2019

Speed cameras bring in millions of pounds every year for local authorities, but are the bane of many motorists’ lives. Here’s what you need to know […]
15th March 2019
This bridge in Ely, Cambridgeshire is notorious for collisions

Wise up, size up: UK’s “most hit bridge” hit again

Have you ever misjudged just how big your car is? Maybe you’ve backed into a parking space only to realise there’s no way you’ll fit? It […]
4th March 2019
Your guide to 2019 number plates

Your 2019 guide to car number plates

It’s that time of the year again! New number plates were launched in the UK on 28th February, meaning some of you will soon be driving off […]
18th February 2019
Can you remember any of these car features from yesteryear?

Remembering car features from days gone by

These days, it seems like car technology changes every week. One moment, a certain in-car gadget is all the rage and the next it’s disappeared, never […]
18th February 2019
10 million motorists have attended a driving awarness course since 2010

1.45 million drivers took a driving awareness course in 2018

The number of drivers opting for a driving awareness course instead of penalty points has shot up by more than a third in just five years, […]
14th February 2019
looking to take your loved one on a romantic trip? You're in luck as we've pulled together a list filled with some of the most beautiful places in the UK.

Romantic driving destinations in the UK guide

If you’re thinking of whisking your loved one away for an impromptu trip, you’re in luck! The United Kingdom has some truly spectacular locations to visit, […]
11th February 2019
The Duke of Edinburgh who has voluntarily surrendered his driving licence, Buckingham Palace has announced.

Prince Philip surrenders driving licence at 97

Following last month’s collision that injured two women it’s reported that 97-year-old Prince Philip voluntarily surrendered his driving licence to police on Saturday. The incident is […]
8th February 2019
With the winter weather set to stay, could you be at risk of invalidating your car insurance?

Could winter weather invalidate your car insurance?

When winter weather hits, you can’t turn on the TV or radio without hearing all about how it’s going to affect your commute. But while the […]
5th February 2019
Half a million drivers caught fibbing on their car insurance

Half a million caught ‘fibbing’ on car insurance

We all know running a car can be expensive. From topping up the tank, to paying tax and insurance premiums… the list goes on. And in […]
4th February 2019
Many young people want driving to be taught in school

Would you be up for learning car skills at school?

“Good morning class, in today’s lesson we’ll be covering parallel parking and how to change a tyre” … Doesn’t sound like a regular day at school […]
31st January 2019
Cold and icy mornings are now the norm, but is your ice scraper cutting the mustard? Check out our top picks on the market

De-frosted: The six best ice scrapers for your car windscreen

As if you didn’t have enough to contend with in the mornings, now you have to deal with defrosting your car too. While some of you […]
28th January 2019
UK drivers are less than confident in winter driving conditions

Winter driving: Are you prepared?

Be honest – how well do you think we here in the UK handle winter weather on the roads? Well if you’re anything like the vast […]
17th January 2019
Could you do with a bit more information on which car would suit your needs?

Dealers call for more buyer advice on car choices

If you’re looking to buy a new car, you’ll know that one of the biggest things to consider is which fuel type is right for you. […]
16th January 2019
Little Whirlpool Ramshorn snails legally protected status is delaying roadworks by up to 5 years.

Protected snails scupper roadworks

Ever driven past a proposed road improvement scheme and wondered why work’s moving at a snail’s pace? Well if you live near a particular stretch of […]
15th January 2019
Plastic roads could solve the UK pothole epidemic

Plastic roads could solve the pothole problem

If you’ve been out on the roads today, there’s every chance you came across the odd pothole or two. Or three. Or four! In fact, experts […]
10th January 2019
We can now reveal where Britains best and worst drivers live and with 39% of motorists in Blaby, Leicestershire having penalty points, it's no surprise they took the top spot

Where do Britain’s best and worst drivers live?

Have you ever wondered where Britain’s best and worst drivers live? Or maybe you just want proof those in your hometown really are the country’s worst? […]
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 […]
17th December 2018
Drivers with road rage resulting in aggressive in-car behaviour can be hit with a fine and even a ban

Road rage epidemic hits UK drivers

Do you suffer with road rage? New research by Nextbase suggests more than two-fifths (43%) of UK drivers have been the victims of aggressive behaviour on […]
10th December 2018
Motorists are advised to check traffic warnings before heading out

Revealed: Busiest day on the roads this Christmas

Motorists are being warned to prepare for a nightmare before Christmas, as around 19 million drivers hit the UK’s roads on December 21st. According to an […]
14th November 2018
Want to find out which professions are Britain's best and worst drivers? We've got you covered

Revealed: Britain’s best and worst drivers

Who are the best drivers in Britain? The age-old debate can now be settled after a study of over 2.6 million motorists has exposed the safest […]