Monthly Archives: February 2012

It’s either winter tyres or barbecuing the dog

And so, as the final week of February is upon us the official-ish end of winter is nigh. This year there was more hype than ever about winter tyres, and in the end most of us had a total of … Continue reading

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Geneva: Land Rover to unveil surprise Evoque convertible

In a bold change of direction Land Rover is set to unveil a concept convertible Evoque at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. The recently-launched Evoque has already been a hit with customers as the Halewood factory is struggling to meet … Continue reading

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Dimmed lighting mooted for A-roads

Lights on thousands of miles of A-roads in England could be dimmed in a bid to save money and reduce carbon emissions. The Highways Agency is proposing to reduce light levels on major roads when traffic levels are “very low”. … Continue reading

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Save Me

Rather than being surprised by the weather, we should be surprised that we are at all surprised. Since the start of the year it has been insufferably cold in the way that only the UK can be; having spoken to … Continue reading

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Parking in the Name

If ever there was a yardstick to show just how badly we’re in need of job creation schemes, it’s that traffic wardens still exist. In an ideal world councils wouldn’t be able to fill their vacant traffic warden posts because … Continue reading

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