Motorist arrested driving away from disqualification

A 24-year-old driver who was given a 9 month disqualification was arrested driving away from the Court (more…)

42 points and still driving

A woman from London is still driving with 42 points on her licence (more…)

Lane hogging fines operative from Friday

Anti-social motorists will receive on-the-spot fines for a range of careless driving actions (more…)

Priests told to stop driving flashy cars

Pope Francis has said it pained him seeing priests driving flashy cars and they should be driving something more normal (more…)

New drink driving testing bill

The bill removes the right to have a second blood or urine test which is sometimes used by drink drivers who are above but close to the legal limit (more…)

Careless driving gets fixed penalties

In a range of motoring offence reforms, Police will have the power to issue fixed penalties for careless driving offences (more…)

New courts for traffic offences

The Government is to setup fast track courts for minor road traffic offences (more…)

Tougher rules for drink drivers

Under the High Risk Offender (HRO) scheme the most dangerous drink drivers will have to pass a medical to prove they are no longer alcohol dependant. (more…)

Black box insurance

Good practice guidelines have been released to help consumers decide on having an insurance policy that uses black box technology to monitor your driving style (more…)

36 points and still driving

A Freedom of Information request to the DVLA has revealed that 8,000 drivers have 12 points or more and still driving (more…)