Motoring news

Disabled motorists rev up for three-day Mobility Roadshow

IF YOU are disabled and looking for a solution to your motoring problems there's only one place to be over the next few days . . . The three-day Mobility Roadshow revs into action at Silverstone and it's guaranteed to set all pulses racing.

Councils must do more to stamp out Blue Badge abuse

COUNCILS across the UK are being urged to do more to enforce the Blue Badge Scheme, which give parking concessions to disabled people.

Rally legend Paddy takes the hot seat for older drivers

RALLY CAR legend Paddy Hopkirk has taken on a new role – championing older drivers.

Mobility Roadshow revs up for Silverstone spectacular

NEXT year’s Mobility Roadshow goes ahead at the Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire on May 26-28.

European Mobility Week – A truly inclusive campaign?

EUROPEAN Mobility Week gets into gear today (September 16). The aim is to get people thinking about the range of transport options available, and to choose the right mode when travelling. But that’s not easy if you have a disability, says PHILIPPA WILLITTS.

Mansell backs FREE advanced driving taster sessions

FORMULA ONE legend Nigel Mansell is backing a new scheme that offers FREE advanced driving taster sessions for Britain’s motorists.

Blue badge help for disabled drivers going to Europe

DRIVING in Europe can be a stressful prospect for anyone, but negotiating local parking laws and finding an accessible space when you're a disabled driver or have a disabled passenger can create additional frustration. Fear not. Help is on the way!