driving tips

Servicing Stop tips for driving in snow and ice 0

Yes, we British do tend to make a ludicrous amount of fuss over a couple of snowflakes. Our transport infrastructure completely grinds to a pathetic, messy halt and we all whip ourselves up into completely over the top levels of hysteria. That said, it’s likely at some point over the next few months that you(…)

Servicing Stop winter driving tips 0

The first of the proper cold snaps has begun. Before long we can expect ice, snow, sleet and other seasonal muck to start hitting us. While driving in these conditions is unlikely to be new for many of us, it doesn’t help to be reminded of what we can expect, and how to prepare for(…)

The Servicing Stop five essential Autumn driving tips 0

There’s no getting round it, Autumn is in the pipeline. As the evenings inevitably grow darker, the mornings get frostier and our collective spirits become gloomier. It’s important to take steps to ensure our vehicles are prepared for the deluge of nasty seasonal weather that’s about to get thrown at them. Obviously, driving at this(…)

London driving tips 0

For some, the idea of driving in the capital is one they would consider similar to walking over hot coals, or listening to someone scraping their fingers down a blackboard repeatedly. But with a degree of preparation the whole experience doesn’t have to be so unremittingly awful. Yes, there are nearly nine million people trying(…)

Easter driving tips 0

With Easter almost upon us, most of the UK will be taking to the roads over the next few days. With the extra traffic bringing the average speed down to a teeth-grittingly slow crawl; it’s worth bearing in mind a few extra preparation tips that could prevent any unnecessary holdups or accidents. Check your oil,(…)

Driving tips for the Christmas holidays 0

For the majority of us, the chances of a white Christmas are negligible. But even so, this time of year does throw up plenty of challenging driving conditions so it’s not a bad idea to be prepared for the worst the heavens can throw at you, even if it not necessarily likely to be snow.(…)

Five tips on how to stay safe on the roads this Bonfire Night 0

In recent times, fireworks night has grown into more of a fireworks season. Commencing midway through October and continuing long into November. Rockets, bangers and other fireworks, can be seen and heard long before and after the 5th has passed, especially in the towns and cities. This period is a busy one for the emergency(…)

Five essential autumn driving tips 0

Autumn…sigh, it has to happen each year sadly. Summer now seems a long distant memory, and in the not too distant future, clocks will be going back; evenings will be darker a lot earlier. It’ll be getting a lot colder too, especially overnight and first thing in the mornings as millions of us get in(…)

Five essential autumn driving tips 0

It’s going to happen soon, despite this late summer resurgence we’re having. Yes, in the not too distant future, clocks will be going back, evenings will be darker. It’ll be getting colder too, especially overnight and first thing in the mornings as millions of us get in our cars for the journey to work. Most(…)