Eight hidden gems UK stay-cationers have to see
Jul09

Eight hidden gems UK stay-cationers have to see

Families looking to explore more of the UK this summer should check out one of these impressive hidden gems LeaseCar.uk  have researched and revealed eight of the most remarkable sights and locations in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland   1. Loch Awe, Scotland Located 94 miles from Glasgow is the country’s third largest freshwater loch. Between the various castle ruins, and the world-class trout fishing, Loch Awe...

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Six unexpected health conditions you MUST tell DVLA about
Jul06

Six unexpected health conditions you MUST tell DVLA about

Drivers have been warned about six surprising health conditions that the DVLA must be notified about – or motorists could face a fine of up to £1,000.  Car hire comparison site StressFreeCarRental.com have revealed six illnesses and ailments that must be declared, including vertigo and sleep apnoea. Motorists can be fined up to £1,000 if they fail to tell DVLA about a medical condition that affects their driving, and drivers may also...

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What is the world’s most Googled car brand?
Jun30

What is the world’s most Googled car brand?

Car maintenance brand Holts Auto has used Google data to determine the most-searched for car manufacturers in every country over the past 12 months Results showed BMW was the most googled car brand in the world, it also came top in the UK.  Some other results BMW most searched for in 137 countries Toyota came second, coming top in just 21 countries by comparison Mercedes-Benz was third, top in 5 countries Tesla interest is on the...

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Tips for driving in the countryside
Jun21

Tips for driving in the countryside

Too many of us drive too fast on country roads, oblivious to what that could be lying just around the corner writes Geraldine Herbert  Slow down and expect the unexpected. You never know when you go round a bend what you might encounter from a cyclist to a broken down vehicle. Tractors & Farm Vehicles When overtaking, leave nothing to chance, take your time and be safe. Don’t start your manoeuvre until you know exactly how you...

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10 ways to keep children safe in and around cars
Jun11

10 ways to keep children safe in and around cars

There are some simple things we can do to help keep children safe writes Geraldine Herbert.   Be Aware – All too often children are hurt or die because drivers simply didn’t see them. From schools to residential driveways and quiet back streets always be aware that children are around. Reversing – Before you back out of your driveway ensure your children are being supervised. Leaving your window wound down while reversing out of...

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Over 98% of British Motorists Failed This Right of Way Quiz – Will You
May27

Over 98% of British Motorists Failed This Right of Way Quiz – Will You

Learning to drive can be a bumpy journey, with one of the biggest downfalls being the right of way. Some junctions and situations are pretty simple when it comes to who has the right of way, but can you remember what those are? To challenge our readers, Veygo have released a fun quiz which will show the extent of your right of way knowledge: https://www.veygo.com/right-of-way/ After surveying 1000 British motorists, the results...

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