Are You Setting Up A New Company? – Infographic

  Are You Setting Up A New Company? – Infographic   If you’ve decided to turn your passion into your job or if COVID has forced your hand in going into business for yourself, our fuel cards will enable you to put all your fuel expenses under one manageable account leaving you to focus on…

Why Are Fuel Cards Ideal for Self-Employed Couriers?

    Why Are Fuel Cards Ideal for Self-Employed Couriers?   Online shopping and concurrently home deliveries have boomed during the lockdown. In 2020, the market will achieve an estimated annual growth of 23%, the biggest annual increase in more than five years. Prior to COVID 19, the demand for courier services was already booming,…

HGV Road User Levy Suspended

  HGV Road User Levy Suspended From the 1st of August, the HGV road user levy will be suspended for a year. It applies to trucks of 12 tonnes or more operating in the UK. The suspension aims to support the haulage sector as it recovers from Covid-19”. This announcement means a reduction in financial…

Traffic Returns to Pre-COVID Levels – Infographic

Traffic Returns to Pre-COVID Levels As the nation gets back to work so the traffic has began to flow again. Traffic is already at 4/5 of the level it was before the coronavirus outbreak. Here are the individual levels: 83% Overall 97% Lorry 92% Van 79% Car 140% Bicycle To find out more about our…

Are you driving to the pub this weekend? – Infographic

  Are you driving to the pub this weekend? July 4th 2020 is being hailed as ‘Super Saturday’ as pubs in England are being allowed to reopen for the first time in three months. But, will it cause a spike in occurrences of drink driving? and is there trouble brewing? A recent survey by a…

DVSA Announces Driving Test Restart Date in England

  DVSA Announces Driving Test Restart Date in England   The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has announced that theory tests and driving tests will restart in July.   Driving lessons and theory tests will restart on Saturday 4 July 2020 in England, and car driving tests will restart from Wednesday 22 July 2020.…

Congestion Charge Rises by 30% from Today

  Congestion Charge Rises by 30% from Today   As of today (22nd of June 2020) the Congestion charge will rise by 30%. Drivers will now have to pay £15 instead of £11.50. The operational times are also extending by four hours a day (7am to 10pm) and will now apply on weekends. The only…

Will Britain’s Roads Be Safer After Lockdown?

  Will Britain’s Roads Be Safer After Lockdown?   Unless you are a keyworker or have a job where you couldn’t work from home, driving has been a restricted indulgence lately. In the last three months, the longest most of us have driven is few miles our local supermarket for our click and collect. With…

London Motoring Charges Resume Today

London Motoring Charges Resume Today   Transport for London has reintroduced the ULEZ and the Congestion Charge today (May 18th 2020) The abatement of the charges had instituted at the start of the COVID-19 crisis to aid the mobility of keyworkers. The reintroduction of charges comes as part of the conditions of a bailout deal…