Drive & commute

Sainsbury's slashes petrol prices for shoppers

Wednesday, 24 July 2013 | News

Drivers have been given a boost for the summer holidays with Sainsbury's offering its supermarket customers 10p off a litre of fuel if they spend more than £60 in store.

Rail passengers give trains the thumbs-down

Wednesday, 19 June 2013 | News

Customer satisfaction with train operators is getting worse, a survey has revealed.

Carlisle has the cheapest petrol in the UK

Thursday, 23 May 2013 | News

Carlisle in Cumbria is now the cheapest place to buy unleaded petrol in the UK, with an average price of 129.7 pence per litre (ppl), according to a survey by Santander.

Get on your bike and save on your commute

Friday, 10 May 2013 | Article

If the uptake of cycling continues at its current rate, it's only a matter of time before we become a nation of two-wheelers. It's good for your health, it's environmentally friendly and it could be your new route to work.

Why commuting is bad for your health as well as your wealth

Friday, 03 May 2013 | Blog | By Laura Whitcombe

British city slickers are putting their lives at risk 32 times a week as they travel to and from the office, research from insurer LV= has revealed.

Bank holiday boost for motorists as supermarkets cut petrol prices

Thursday, 02 May 2013 | News

The big four supermarkets are giving motorists a bank holiday bonus by slashing petrol prices. Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco are all cutting prices at the pumps by around 2p a litre on unleaded fuel.

Asda to cut fuel prices today

Monday, 15 April 2013 | News

Asda has announced a trail-blazing national cap on the cost of fuel across the supermarket's 217 petrol stations, which could save motorists hundreds of pounds.

Price of family petrol tank tops £100

Monday, 25 March 2013 | News

The price of filling up the average family car is now more than £100 in some areas of the UK, according to new research.

How I should be saving on my commute - but am not

Tuesday, 05 February 2013 | Blog | By Hugh Morris

They say nothing in life worth having comes easy. I always assumed this only applied to the big building blocks in life of love, laughter and the like. But it has a much more practical application. 

Two million drivers may face £1,000 fine

Friday, 18 January 2013 | News

As many as 2 million drivers could face £1,000 fines for failing to update the photo on their driving licence, according to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).