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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.

Winter home checks to do now

Sharp frosts and heavy rain, which are so common in the winter months, have the potential to damage your house. It's important we do everything we can to prepare for the cold, wet and windy months. Here are some checks that will help you winter-proof your property.

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.