Potholes cost drivers £1m a month

Drivers and insurers are spending £1m a month on repairing car damage caused by potholes. The AA claims that a ‘pothole epidemic’ cost insurers £4.2 million in the first four months of 2018. That’s more than was spent in all of 2017. The motorists’ organisation labelled the situation a “national embarrassment”. The Department for Transport […]

Sunday road closures: Greater Manchester Marathon

More than 13,000 runners will take to the streets of Greater Manchester on Sunday bringing road closures to large parts of Trafford. Road closures and diversion routes will be in place around Old Trafford, Stretford, Sale, Timperley, Altrincham and Urmston as the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon and Half Marathon come to town. One key road […]

Comparing maintenance costs for German cars

British drivers love German cars. The UK is the largest EU sales market for German suppliers and Britain is the biggest destination for German car parts. Although they tend to hold their value compared with cars from other countries, German cars are usually a little more expensive to buy. But what about the running and […]