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Get ready to enjoy the bank holiday!

23 August 2012 at 12.15

If you’re planning a trip this bank holiday, we want you to enjoy the journey as well as the break.

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Top 10 Christmas Driving Dangers

20 December 2012

Using your car over the Christmas period presents many challenges. It could be the weather, leaving your car laid up for a while – testing its reliability when you come to use it – or busy traffic with drivers not focusing 100% on the road

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