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Possible car hire shortages this Christmas due to high demand

Wednesday, November 25, 2009 9:23 Comments Off

If you are off to visit friends and family this Christmas and planning to hire a car over the festive period it may be advisable to book it now. According to the easyCar blog demand for rental cars is historically high for Christmas in the UK and Ireland, and a shortage of vehicles is expected. [...]

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Tips and websites to help you plan your driving holiday in Britain

Tuesday, August 4, 2009 11:26 3 Comments

If you’re staying in Britain for your holiday this year and planning to drive to your destination, allow plenty of time for your journey. The roads become extremely busy during the summer, particularly during the school holidays. The following tips and website suggestions will help you get the most out of planning your journey: Plan [...]

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Highways Agency removes roadworks for Bank Holiday weekend

Thursday, May 21, 2009 0:21 Comments Off

There’s great news if you are driving in England this bank holiday weekend as the Highways Agency has announced it is removing roadworks from the motorways and major A roads in England where it is safe to do so. Although roadworks are set to be completed at twenty-six sites by Friday, roadworks or lane restrictions [...]

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5 tips for a stress-free car journey with your children

Tuesday, March 31, 2009 22:56 Comments Off

If you’re off on holiday this Easter and have a long car journey to make with your children, it’s well worth thinking about how to keep them occupied during the trip to make your travel as stress-free as possible. No one wants to be cooped up in a car for a long journey, least of [...]

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Essential Christmas holiday checks for your car

Thursday, December 18, 2008 23:28 Comments Off

The weather has been horrendous recently. The strong winds, snow, ice and heavy rain have made driving conditions particularly hazardous, testing the driving skills of everyone. Whether you are taking a long journey this Christmas holiday or just popping around the corner, for safety’s sake, it’s best to give to be prepared, allow yourself plenty [...]

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