Category: Safe Driving

How to Get a Good Deal on Your Next MOT and Service

How to Get a Good Deal on Your Next MOT and Service

It is essential that we get regular services for our cars, and it is a legal requirement to have cars which are older than 3 years MOT’d each year.  There are many garages which offer MOTs for cars and vans, but it can be tricky knowing how to get a […]

Driving Safely as The Weather Gets Colder

Driving Safely as The Weather Gets Colder

Colder weather can wreak havok for drivers – there are lots more checks we need to do to ensure our cars are in the best condition for safer driving. The main thing to check when the winter starts to draw in is the state of your tyres.  Tyres help to […]

Checking Tyres Regularly for Wear

Checking Tyres Regularly for Wear

One of the most important car safety checks you can do is to check your tyres for wear.  This is an often ignored task, which can easily result in accidents or breakdowns.  The simplest way to check your tyres is to take a good look at the outside of the […]

Driving Safely in Wet Weather Conditions

Driving Safely in Wet Weather Conditions

As we all know, wet weather in the UK is common place, so it stands to reason that most of us will have to drive in wet weather frequently.  It is important to understand how to adapt your driving to suit the conditions in order to drive safely. Plan your […]

Driving a Minibus on a Regular License

Driving a Minibus on a Regular License

UK driving licences actually allow you to drive more than just your bog standard car you know!  Did you realise that you could actually be allowed to drive a minibus of up to 16 people on your normal driving licence? There are of course, certain rules which apply.  Firstly, you […]

Knowing When to Change Your Car Tyres

Knowing When to Change Your Car Tyres

For keeping safe on the road, there are certain times when you should change the tyres on your car.  If you are unsure, use our tips and advice for learning when is the right time to change the tyres on your car. Firstly, we need to appreciate the purpose of […]

Getting the Most Miles From Your Car

Getting the Most Miles From Your Car

Fuel is expensive, and it only ever increasing in price!  There are a number of things we can do to make sure we are getting the most miles from our fill ups, so follow these tips if you want to see some savings at the pumps! Firstly, it is important […]

Keeping Your Car Efficiently Running

Keeping Your Car Efficiently Running

Make your car cheaper to run and safer with seven simple tips to optimise your car’s performance. The first thing you can do is to try and reduce your car’s weight as much as possible by clearing it of any clutter. Your things might not weigh much individually but the […]

Keeping Children Amused When Driving

Keeping Children Amused When Driving

Even the most harmonious family units can come to blows when it comes to a long car journey, with children getting fed up and tempers beginning to fray!  There are things you can do to prevent your journey turning into a nightmare!  Read our guide to getting to yoru destination […]

Our Predictions for Driving Laws in 2017

Our Predictions for Driving Laws in 2017

As we approach the end of 2016, it is a good time to reflect on the driving laws we have in the UK, and how some of these laws may change over the coming New Year.  2017 looks set to be big news for motorists, so read on to find […]