Britons prepare to see out the Big Chill

Britons have reacted to the big freeze which finally hit the UK, sending temperatures plummeting and covering large parts of the country in snow. Car accessory retailer Halfords reports drivers stocking up on break down kits, de-icers, anti-freeze, scrapers and snow shovels. Householders are also determined not to get caught out with a rush on bags […]

Brits brace for snow in spades

Halfords are rushing snow shovels into stores in a major operation to keep motorists on the move. As wintry weather makes its way across the UK, Brits fearful of being caught out by snow have been racing to buy snow shovels. Halfords, which this year has ranged the foldable snow shovels for the first time, have […]

Millions of Motorists Face Costly Winter Reality Check

Almost ten million motorists are risking breakdowns in freezing conditions by failing to prepare for the hazards of winter driving. With gales, frost and even snow predicted to hit Britain by the end of this month, a worrying 32% of car owners have neglected to make the simplest check on the level of anti-freeze in […]