Is your number plate legal? Most drivers can’t tell, survey reveals

A survey has found most drivers don't know what the fines for using illegal numberplates are — and even more can't identify a legal design.
The '68' registration plates banned by the DVLA for being too rude

The new registration plates too rude for DVLA

A new batch of registration plates in March and September means a new set of potentially rude letter and number combinations.

10 of the rudest numberplates

Twice a year, behind closed doors, a secretive meeting is held at the DVLA, with the intention of banning risque and downright rude number plates