Archive: January, 2016

Hundreds of drug drivers snared by police roadside test campaign, police reveal

Posted on 01/27/16 by David Barrett

Nearly 50 per cent of tests led to motorists being arrested for being high on cannabis, cocaine and other drugs at the wheel

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New popularity of caravan holidays drives sharp surge in crime, police warn

Posted on 01/27/16 by David Barrett

Theft of caravans rocketed 20 per cent last year as growing numbers of Britons holiday at home

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Motor insurers form alliance to tackle driverless cars

Posted on 01/18/16 by James Titcomb

Britain’s biggest motor insurers have joined forces to respond to the rise of driverless cars, as the technology threatens to turn their industry upside down and hit profits

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Car insurance costs surge after three years of falling prices

Posted on 01/14/16 by Olivia Rudgard

Older motorists bear the brunt of highest prices in almost two years

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Qatar car dealer honoured by the Queen

Posted on 01/05/16 by Elizabeth Roberts

If you’re an expat in Doha, chances are you bought your wheels from Tony Porter – getting a warm welcome and helpful advice to boot. Now he’s been awarded a British Empire Medal

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‘Pinch and park’: Car thieves’ new tactic to avoid being snared by tracking devices

Posted on 01/04/16 by David Barrett

Home Office report says criminals are stealing cars and leaving them in a safe place for several days in case police are watching GPS-tracking data

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