driving

How one London junction is raking in fines of £200,000 per day

14 August 2017 12:24

Driving in central London is a minefield at the best of times. What with the confusion of the congestion charge…

Drivers face massive fines for parking on the pavement

10 April 2017 15:42

My name is Helen Nugent and I am a pavement parker. This is not a hobby or something I set…

Why your next car will cost you more: reforms mean higher costs for motorists

8 March 2017 11:46

The beginning of March marks the start of car buying season with drivers keen to snap up a motor with…

They’ve got some front: why lying to your insurer never pays off

7 February 2017 13:10

Fibs, white lies, alternative facts. We all bend the truth from time-to-time, although for most of us that doesn’t include…

Frequently forget where your car is parked? It could cost you more than a red face

11 July 2016 11:31

Now that I’ve reached my 40s, I’ve started to notice a number of entirely unwelcome lifestyle changes. An involuntary ‘ooh’…

The white-knuckle terror of being driven by a dopehead

25 May 2015 16:36

‘Hidden menace of the drivers high on drugs,’ says the headline in today’s Daily Mail, revealing that – according to…

Forget genre: P.D. James wrote novels that are worth reading and re-reading

28 November 2014 13:22

P.D. James was the Queen Mother of crime fiction. Her career as a writer stretched over half a century, and…