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Thursday, 15 February 2018

Recent changes to the driving test - making us safer on the road

At the end of 2017, four significant changes were made to the practical driving test. This was done to try to reduce the number of young men and women in fatal car accidents each year and bring the test in line with modern driving standards.

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A nightmare on claims street

Thursday, 26 October 2017

A nightmare on claims street

It’s that time of year again when it's time for a horror flick or two this Halloween. What we never see when the credits roll is how the pieces are picked up in the aftermath. We couldn’t help but wonder; for those fateful protagonists who dare return, what would be the cost of putting things right?

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A calendar with a post it note saying "road tax" on one of the dates as a reminder

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Can you be exempt from Road Tax?

Running a car is one of our more expensive outgoings these days. So it’s not surprising that many people want to know if they might be exempt from paying road tax – Our guide tells you what you need to know.

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Painted pots with plants in

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Easy DIY projects to transform your home

Summer is the perfect time to grab a paintbrush and tackle some jobs around your home and garden, to spruce things up before autumn begins to bite. To get you inspired, we’ve thought up some great DIY projects you can do by yourself, with your partner, or get the whole family involved.

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Household cleaning items

Sunday, 26 March 2017

Spring cleaning tips for your home

British Summertime officially begins on the 26th March, so why not decide to dedicate a day or two in the run up to getting your home spick and span?

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Clutter outside a house

Tuesday, 08 March 2016

Getting on top of your clutter

We've teamed up with Clinical Psychologist, Dr Elizabeth Forrester, to bring you some top tips for spring cleaning your home. With a special interest in in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Dr Forrester has plenty of experience in the world of de-cluttering and hoarding.

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