Drive & commute

Steer clear of traffic fines

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 | Article

As we rush around doing our shopping, driving to work, and racking up miles on the motorway visiting family, it can be all too easy to commit a few motoring offences.

New railcard offers twosomes a third off rail fares

Friday, 28 February 2014 | News

A new National Railcard for those of working age will be launched on Monday - with the aim of attracting couples who travel together.

Millions of train passengers not claiming compensation

Friday, 21 February 2014 | News

Train passengers are failing to claim millions of pounds owed to them in compensation for delays and cancellations, according to the rail watchdog.

The best and worst rail networks

Monday, 17 February 2014 | News

The majority of train passengers are unhappy with the service they receive, a comprehensive survey has revealed, with just 40% of passengers satisfied with the performance of Southeastern and Great Anglia rail.

Beware winter car rental charges and fines

Wednesday, 08 January 2014 | News

If you are going skiing this winter make sure you know the rules on snow tyres when renting a car, as you could be hit with a €5,000 (£4,100) fine if you don't.

Brits spend more on commuting than European workers

Thursday, 02 January 2014 | News

British rail commuters could be spending over three times more of their salary on getting to work than their peers in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.

Winter travel disruption: what are your rights?

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | News

The blustery winter weather has resulted in trains being disrupted and possibly delays to flights. Here's your complete guide to your rights when your winter travel plans go awry.

Don't get a driving fine this Christmas

Wednesday, 18 December 2013 | Article

As we rush around doing last-minute shopping, going to and from parties and racking up miles on the motorway visiting family it can be all too easy to commit a few motoring crimes.

Christmas boost for motorists as petrol prices are slashed

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 | News

Motorists have been given a boost in the run up to Christmas with Asda and Tesco cutting the price of petrol.

Men race ahead in driving test pass rate

Friday, 29 November 2013 | News

Arguments rage as to whether men or women are better drivers but now men have statistics on their side - new research has revealed that 48% of men pass their driving test first time compared to 44% of women.