Recent

Jo Cox’s Street Party

A street party which will honour the MP Jo Cox is due to be held this year on both the 17th and 18th June which will be a year after she tragically lost her life. The street party event is to be called "The Great Get Together" with the event being held through out the UK including close to Leeds Bradford Airport. Her husband in an interview said that her death was mea [...]

Continue reading»

Border Control to Return

No-one in the UK is quite sure what will happen when Britain leaves Europe. This has not stopped people speculating about what may or not happen after the exit. What will happen in Northern Ireland who has borders along with the Republic of Ireland. Presently summer car hire is still available from Belfast City Airport in Northern Ireland. The border controls betwe [...]

Continue reading»

Edinburgh Tourist Tax Plan

Edinburgh is planning a tourist tax in line with the rest of Europe's cities. Meetings are being planned at the moment to try and introduce the scheme as quickly as next spring. Meanwhile you are still able to book this summer's car hire from Edinburgh Airport without the visitor tax. The visitor levy would try and aim to produce around £2 billion pounds which could t [...]

Continue reading»

Wheelchair Victory

A man who is wheelchair bound has won a famous victory in the Supreme Court. He brought his case to court because he was refused access to a public bus due to a mother and child with a pram already taking up the disabled space on the bus. Their refusal to move from the allocated disabled space meant he could not board the bus. Other travel news : summer car hire fro [...]

Continue reading»

Popular

Car Rental Agreements – Tread Carefully

Read the fine print is the warning here when renting a car from around the globe.This article has a few scenario in which customers have been left out of pocket by huge amounts after they have failed to return vehicles back to their depot.One car rental customer paid over $3,300 for a flat tyre.Another customer paid nearly $800 for a bumper which was ripped off after dropping h [...]

Continue reading»

UK Driverless Cars

Who would have thought that the UK would be one of the first cities to have driver-less cars.  Driverless cars come to Milton Keynes later in November2015.Later on this year Milton Keynes will be the first city in Great Britain to test the new technology.This video will show drivers what the guidelines will be regarding car insurance / car rental insurance and MOT for each [...]

Continue reading»

Diesel Car Ban

Leading UK Motor Companies are launching a campaign to prevent what they call a demonisation of cars which are fueled by diesel.Land Rover, BMW, Jaguar and Ford all believe there are misplaced fears about the diesel cars.This action comes after a number of campaigners are trying to ban diesel vehicles including the Mayor of Paris.The motor industry are saying the fears are unfo [...]

Continue reading»

A82 Clear Up Operation

​ Work has begun by Forestry workers to start clearing 1,000’s of trees along the A82 of the Great Glen. They have started working to clear debris from the sides of the slopes. In previous years the roads are always closed to traffic along the A82 due to land slides. The routes are nearly always blocked on routes between Inverness and Glasgow due to constant [...]

Continue reading»