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AA survey reveals tailgating is the biggest annoyance on UK roads

AA survey reveals tailgating is the biggest annoyance on UK roads

May 24, 2017 9:30 am

A survey conducted by the UK’s Automobile Association has found the thing that most annoys the country’s motorists is somebody driving too close behind them. The AA noted that the practice known as tailgating has constantly topped the table of […]

Delta Air Lines leads the way with facial recognition check in trials

Delta Air Lines leads the way with facial recognition check in trials

May 19, 2017 9:16 am

The US’s Delta Air Lines has released a statement saying it will run trials of facial recognition machines at airport check-in points. The trials will take place at Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport and will see passengers check their own bags […]

Speeding driver banned for 11 offences on same Ipswich bridge

Speeding driver banned for 11 offences on same Ipswich bridge

May 16, 2017 10:57 am

A Felixstowe motorist has been banned from driving after racking up 11 convictions for speeding on the same bridge. Vasile Ciuca was disqualified from driving for six months by Ipswich magistrates and was also given 99 penalty points. Magistrates heard […]

Qatar Airways launches free nights at Doha hotels promotion

Qatar Airways launches free nights at Doha hotels promotion

May 10, 2017 10:49 am

Qatar Airways has just inaugurated a summer promotion which gives passengers the chance of spending nights at Doha hotels free of charge. The offer is valid for travel until 30 September 2017 and is open to any passenger transiting at […]

New EU law gives Europe countries access to DVLA database

New EU law gives Europe countries access to DVLA database

May 8, 2017 9:32 am

A Europe Union directive which came into effect at the weekend gives European countries access to the database of UK’s Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency. The new directive means that drivers with DVLA registered cars will face huge fines for […]

Qatar Airways to launch Doha Cardiff services in 2018

Qatar Airways to launch Doha Cardiff services in 2018

May 5, 2017 10:10 am

Middle Eastern carrier Qatar Airways has confirmed it will inaugurate flights to Cardiff some time next year. CEO Akbar Al Baker announced the launch of Doha-Cardiff flights on the airline’s website late last month. Although the bulletin announced the new […]

Steeper speeding fines come into effect in England and Wales

Steeper speeding fines come into effect in England and Wales

April 26, 2017 11:07 am

Standard fines for motorists convicted of speeding in England or Wales got more expensive on Monday. The 24 April was D-Day for a system that now sees fines imposed which take bigger chunks out of offending drivers’ pay packets. Drivers […]

Norwegian to launch London Gatwick to Singapore flight connection

Norwegian to launch London Gatwick to Singapore flight connection

April 25, 2017 11:08 am

European budget airline Norwegian has released details of its latest long-haul route addition. Effective from the 28 September 2017, Norwegian will operate London to Singapore flights four times a week in each direction. Announcing the new flights, airline CEO Bjorn […]

Revamped UK driving tests to include sat nav use section

Revamped UK driving tests to include sat nav use section

April 18, 2017 9:48 am

The agency in charge of the UK’s driving tests says four new parts in December will include one on using satellite navigation systems. The Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) noted that 50 per cent of motorists now used sat […]

Jet2 boots unruly stag parties off Manchester to Prague flight

Jet2 boots unruly stag parties off Manchester to Prague flight

April 17, 2017 9:45 am

Members of two stag parties were escorted off a Good Friday Jet2 flight bound for Prague due to their unruly behaviour. Flight LS887 had already left its parking bay at Manchester Airport for a 15:15 takeoff, but the pilots were […]

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