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Councils encouraged to bid for £490m road funding

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Local authorities can now bid for a share of £490m to target congested local roads.

Crash-for cash-fraudster gets two-year prison sentence

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A crash-for-cash fraudster linked to a gang with hundreds of claims for personal injury has received a two-year prison sentence for conspiracy to defraud.

BCA to expand Bedford centre

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BCA is to undertake a major expansion to its operation in Bedford to build capacity and enhance the range of services available.

HMRC to pilot digital income and expenses reporting

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HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has launched a pilot scheme that will develop a new solution to report income and expenses online.

BusinessWatch deploys ABAX Triplog to aid mileage record accuracy

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Security specialist BusinessWatch has implemented the Triplog GPS vehicle tracking and mileage claim system across its 21-strong vehicle fleet.

Scottish councils rake in £40m in parking ‘profits’

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Scotland’s councils made a £40.3m profit from parking charges and penalty income in 2015-16.

Oswald appointed chief financial officer at Alphabet

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Alphabet GB has appointed Stefan Oswald as chief financial officer.

ULEZ-style schemes should be rolled out across UK, says London mayor

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Meeting UK legal pollution limits will necessitate the nationwide rollout of a diesel scrappage scheme and low emission zones.

Nexus streamlines damage resolution

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Corporate vehicle rental provider Nexus is rolling out a new damage resolution system to cut timescales and enhance its service.

Selsia introduces mobile repair service for fleets

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Selsia has launched a nationwide, centrally managed mobile repair service for cars, vans and heavy commercial vehicles.

Pump prices fall by 2.5p a litre in March

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The price of fuel fell by more than 2.5p a litre in March bringing the average price of petrol down to 117.54p and diesel to 119.54p, data from RAC Fuel Watch reveals.

Vauxhall previews Insignia Country Tourer

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Vauxhall has revealed its latest-generation Insignia Country Tourer, marking the third variant in the Insignia line-up.

March registrations hit all-time high ahead of VED changes

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The UK’s new car market grew by 8.4% in March, making it the biggest month since records began, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Fleets and businesses ... Read More »

BCA acquires Supreme Wheels Direct

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BCA has acquired a 75% stake in Supreme Wheels Direct Ltd, a specialist in alloy wheel refurbishment, for an undisclosed sum. Avril Palmer-Baunack, executive chairman of British Car Auctions. The acquisition allows BCA and ... Read More »

Flat rate mileage and fuel expenses under focus in HMRC consultation

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Fleets are being urged to have their say a new HMRC consultation document that questions whether flat rate expenses such as Approved Mileage Allowance Payments (AMAPs) are still appropriate.

One in six businesses carry out no grey fleet checks

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More than 16% of companies with grey fleet drivers carry out no risk checks at all, according to new data compiled by fleet management specialist CLM.

Driverless cars to collect occupants via app “by 2020”

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Bosch and Daimler are developing driverless cars which can be summoned via a smartphone app, with plans to have them on the road by the end of the decade.

Grosvenor Leasing fleet vehicle emissions fall to 108g/km

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Average new lease car emissions on the Grosvenor Leasing fleet fell to 108g/km in 2016, ahead of the national average of 120.1g/km.

Vauxhall mileage capture app launches for business drivers

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Vauxhall has launched a free app to enable drivers to log, submit and track business mileage.

Early introduction of London Ultra Low Emission Zone to impact diesels

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Diesel vehicles that do not meet Euro 6 standards are to be impacted under plans by the Mayor of London for the early introduction of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).


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