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Natalie Middleton

Safest new cars of 2017 revealed

5 months ago / 0 comments

Thatcham has revealed the top 10 safest cars of 2017, with the finalists showing major leaps in collision avoidance technology. Alfa Romeo Giulia is one of the 10 finalists for the What Car? Safety ... Read More »

Used car market to stay strong over Christmas period

5 months ago / 0 comments

Performance in the used car market looks set to stay strong over the Christmas and New Year period, Aston Barclay has reported. Martin Potter, group operations director at Aston Barclay Group. The auctions and ... Read More »

Jo Elms stands down as LeasePlan commercial director

5 months ago / 0 comments

LeasePlan UK’s commercial director Jo Elms is to stand down after 10 years of service to the firm. LeasePlan UK’s commercial director Jo Elms is to stand down after 10 years of service to ... Read More »

TfL to crack down on illegal minicab activity over Christmas

5 months ago / 0 comments

TfL has launched its annual Safer Travel at Night (STaN) campaign, reminding the public of the dangers of unbooked minicabs and providing advice on how to safely get a taxi or minicab home this ... Read More »

Lexus LS to make global debut at Detroit

6 months ago / 0 comments

The fifth-generation Lexus LS flagship is to make its world debut at next month’s Detroit motor show.

Impact of changes to salary sacrifice overstated, says Tusker

6 months ago / 0 comments

Forthcoming changes to car salary sacrifice schemes will impact the industry less than expected, Tusker has said.

Councils’ surplus from parking charges rises 9%

6 months ago / 0 comments

The surplus produced from council parking operations in England rose 9% in 2015/16, reaching a record high.

Government looks at upping motorway roadwork speed limits

6 months ago / 0 comments

Motorway roadworks could be shortened with a relaxation on speed limits under new government plans.

Motorists deliberately flouting Manchester motorway closures

6 months ago / 0 comments

Four drivers a month are putting road workers’ lives at risk by deliberately ignoring road closure signs on the M60 and M62 near Manchester.

Licence Bureau begins ‘12 Driver Distractions of Christmas’ campaign

6 months ago / 0 comments

Licence Bureau has teamed up with Brake to launch its ‘12 Days of Christmas’ road safety campaign.

York NHS Trust expands car club after seeing major savings

6 months ago / 0 comments

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has significantly expanded its car club programme for business trips following major savings from the initial pilot.

Milton Keynes invests £2.3m in EV charging infrastructure

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Milton Keynes has awarded Chargemaster a £2.3m contract to provide additional charging infrastructure.

Nationwide Windscreen Services ramps up ADAS capability

6 months ago / 0 comments

Nationwide Windscreen Services has increased its number of ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) fixed sites with the launch of four more fully equipped centres.

New technology could reduce EV charging times to minutes

6 months ago / 0 comments

A new technology breakthrough could enable electric vehicles to be recharged in the same time it takes to refuel a regular car while increasing vehicle ranges.

Industry pays tribute to Dr Will Murray

6 months ago / 0 comments

The fleet and road safety industry is mourning the loss of Dr Will Murray who passed away suddenly last weekend from an undiagnosed illness.

Fleets face increased costs from new vehicle air con gas regulations

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets could see increased operating costs as a result of imminent changes in vehicle air conditioning gas regulations.

Trakm8 telematics aids Blood Bikes with vital deliveries

6 months ago / 0 comments

Shropshire and Staffordshire Blood Bikes has reported significant increases in efficiency, safety and security after deploying telematics on their motorcycle fleet.

Fleet Operations makes key senior appointments

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet management specialist Fleet Operations has made a number of key appointments in senior roles in line with ongoing business growth.

PA outsources fleet to JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions

6 months ago / 0 comments

PA, the national news agency for the UK and Ireland, has switched to using JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions to supply a fully outsourced fleet management service for its 60-plus vehicle fleet.

Dashcam accident footage proves fleet driver’s innocence

6 months ago / 0 comments

A fleet driver has used dashcam footage to exonerate himself following a dramatic motorcycle crash. 


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