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News: Drivers could be refunded millions in "illegal"...


A new study by the RAC Foundation has revealed that millions of pounds-worth of parking tickets issued on private land could be illegal, and that...
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News: Cardiff council to fine drivers for yellow-box...


Cardiff council has become the first local authority outside London to begin fining drivers who become stranded in yellow boxes, using CCTV cameras...
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News: DVLA made £22m in less than five years from...


The Driver and Vehicle Licencing Agency (DVLA) has made almost £22m since 2010 by selling driver's details to private parking enforcement firms...
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News: Crackdown on foreign drivers who evade penalty...


Time could be up for drivers of foreign-registered cars who get away with flouting speeding and parking rules because their numberplates cannot be...
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News: Switch off your engine when parked or face fine...


Islington Council is fining drivers who leave their car’s engine idling unnecessarily.
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News: Hands-free calls may put motorists in line for...


Drivers making hands-free phone calls in their car should be hit with a £100 fine and six penalty points — and ought to be treated no differently...
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News: TfL plans to take foreign embassies to court...


Transport for London is calling for the non payment of more than £82m in congestion charge fines by foreign diplomats to be taken up at the International...
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News: VW film puts texting cinemagoers in the driving...


A powerful new film by VW rams home the anti text-drive message with a bang.
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News: Motorway speeders could face £10,000 fine as...


Drivers are bracing themselves for a sharp increase in fines for a range of motoring offences as the government looks to give magistrates greater...
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News: Higher fuel prices and speed cameras rein in...


CONGESTION AND roadworks can reduce traffic to a crawl on motorways but away from these irritations and on rare, free-flowing stretches, fewer drivers...