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All you need to know about London's Ultra Low Emission Zone

If you live in London, or regularly commute to and from the city, you may have already heard about the new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).

Are you familiar with these new driving rules?

We're settling into 2019 now, so if you're still unclear about the new driving laws coming into effect this year, we're here to make sure you're clued up.

Should the motorway limit be raised to 80?

It's an idea that's been discussed for some time, but calls to raise the motorway speed limit from 70mph to 80mph have failed to gain momentum.

Are you breaking these five unusual driving laws?

As a driver, you'll have mastered the basics when it comes to driving laws. However, there are some more unusual rules you may be unaware of – rules you could, in fact, be breaking without even realising.