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Crash In France Highlights The Dangers Of Driving While Tired

A crash in France may have been caused by the drivers lack of sleep. The driver was a British father who was taking his two young children abroad and during the holiday they suffered a fatal crash that resulted in all three of them being killed. French accident

Workers Do Their Bit For Charity

Two DVLA employees have announced their own version of the London Marathon in a bid to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. When it comes to putting in the extra effort and the miles for charity, James Carrieri and Stephen Mabe have really gone the extra yard. By

University Graduate Falsified Details To Avoid Speeding Fine

A university graduate has found herself jailed after she tried to dodge a speeding fine by paying for a “legal expert” to give false details to the police. West Midlands Police have said that Ayesha Ahmed, who had completed a degree in international relations and politics, has

Mix Up Leaves Motorist Driving Illegally For Three Weeks

A motorist is now calling for an apology to be made by the Government body, following a mix up that has resulted in him being left driving illegally for three weeks. Peter Simmonds, from Blackpool, has voiced his concern about how many other people have been in

Making £150,000 A Week By Selling Drivers Details

It is claimed that the DVLA are making more than £150,000 per week by selling data relating to drivers to private parking firms, according to new figures that have been revealed. Over the course of the last year, the government run agency is said to have made