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Dick’s ditty says we’re all Moving Targets

THE relentless rise in the cost of motoring is on everyone’s mind as petrol prices go up and up, but most of us do nothing about it – apart from complain to each other. However, Dick Appleton, an award-winning singer, songwriter and guitarist from Grimsby, in Lincolnshire, has recorded his frustrations in new song called […]

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Jaguar on full throttle towards a bright future

Expensive motorway fuel and a slight miscalculation, meant the far from thirsty Jaguar XF KEITH WARD was driving was almost running on fumes. The sun may have been setting on Keith’s journey, but as he reports, a bright future beckons for Jaguar under its new owners. The Jaguar XF is impressively economical for such a […]

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Chancellor cuts cost of fuel by 1p per litre in Budget

The cost of filling up is cut – but will anyone notice? THE Chancellor George Osborne today bowed to pressure from hard pressed motorists and various campaign groups and cut the fuel duty by 1p per litre from 6pm tonight. The move has been widely welcomed, although some campaigners have said that there should have […]

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e-motive electric scooters launch scrappage scheme

The e-motive e1 electric scooter can be recharged from a domestic socket. A COMPANY which sells electric scooters in the UK is to pilot ‘Ride Green’, its own version of the Government’s highly successful scrappage scheme for cars – but for motorbikes and scooters. e-motive says anyone with a motorcycle or scooter with a current […]

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