transport

Car insurance premiums plummeting after whiplash law change

Car insurance premiums fell £100 between December 2018 and February this year after a new act was passed in December designed to tackle whiplash claims.

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Would you buy a train-powered house? HS2 could provide green energy for "hundreds" of new homes

High-profile infrastructure project High Speed Two (HS2) could use its trains to power up to 500 new homes.

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Car buyers overcharged by more than £1,000 for loans warns financial watchdog

The UK financial watchdog has warned that car buyers are being overcharged by more than £1,000 when they take out a loan because of excessively high commission payments.

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Fuel prices hit three-year high in November – but strengthening pound shields motorists from worse

Motorists will be feeling the pinch as petrol and diesel prices reached their highest levels in three years.

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Three in five car parking ticket appeals won

Motorists issued with a parking ticket may want to consider appealing it as more than half (57%) of people win their case.

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New London pollution charge rolled out – how to find out if you are affected

Motorists driving in and around England’s capital will be charged an extra £10 from today if their vehicles don’t conform to minimum environmental standards.

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Funny money: Forgetful travellers leave £200,000 on the tube

More than £200,000 in cash was left on the London Underground and other public transport in the capital last year.

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Fuel prices on the rise but fall expected in coming days

Drivers could be in for some petrol price relief in the next few days, despite prices having risen of late.  

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Deal of the week: 50% off tickets in the Virgin Trains flash sale

Travel for half price with the Virgin Trains East Coast flash sale, with 500,000 reduced price tickets on offer.

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Stat of the month: Motorists save 12% renewing car insurance early

Motorists save an average of 12% on their car insurance costs when they purchase their new policy a week or more before the renewal date.

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