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New owner found for South Wales community store

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Specialist property business adviser, Christie & Co has brokered the sale of Burry Port Stores, a local community retail store in Burry Port in Carmarthenshire, Wales.Burry Port is a small town on the outskirts of Llanelli in Carmarthenshire, Wales, lying on the Loughor Estuary. The town is home to the harbour where Amelia Earhart landed, becoming the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean.Burry Port Stores is situated in a prominent position on Station Road in the centre of the town an... Read the full story

Drivers face penalty points for not wearing seat belts - Quote from a motoring solicitor

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Paul Loughlin, solicitor and motoring law specialist at Stephensons Solicitors, said:“Driving without a seatbelt remains one of the most common offences committed on Britain’s roads and all too often it can have catastrophic consequences. As it stands, drivers and passengers caught without a seat belt could be hit with an on-the-spot Fixed Penalty Notice of £100, rising to a fine of £500 if the case goes to court. The introduction of points on top of this is a good step forward and a fu... Read the full story

Entries open for the seventh year of Farm Shop & Deli Awards

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Farm Shop & Deli Awards, in partnership with The Grocer, are excited to announce that entries for their 2020 Awards are now open and will close on Friday 20th September 2019. Free to enter, the Awards are renowned in the industry for playing an important role in supporting, and celebrating, the UK’s independent, specialist retail market.The online entry form has been revised slightly to help both the entrants and judges, and continues to provide tips and advice on how best to approach the a... Read the full story

Best value for money for Vredestein Sprint Classic in top tyre test

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The leading German automobile magazine for classic cars Auto Bild Klassik just published its annual tyre test, including the Vredestein Sprint Classic. The Vredestein tyre received excellent marks overall and was found to be in the top 3. According to Auto Bild Klassik, the Sprint Classic offers the best value for money, had the best grip and the shortest braking distance of all the tested models on wet roads. The car used for the Auto Bild Klassik test was the Austin-Healey 3000 originally... Read the full story

BROMPTON BIKES PARTNERS WITH CORINTHIA LONDON

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July 2019 - Corinthia London has joined forces with iconic British bike-maker Brompton, to offer guests an alternative way to explore the city – on a brand-new fleet of electric and classic bicycles. Guests will saddle up to see the city’s offering from a new perspective in bespoke amber-coloured Corinthia designed bikes.Julian Scriven, Managing Director of Brompton Bike Hire, said “Corinthia London is the perfect choice for the company’s first collaboration. We are proud to partner w... Read the full story

DriveTech, part of the AA, welcomes the review of roads policing

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Commenting on the DfT announcement this week around the government and Highways England review into roads policing in a bid to improve road safety, DriveTech offer its wholehearted support and welcome this review. Des Morrison, Director Police & Public Sector Contracts at DriveTech said: “We welcome the recent announcement of a forthcoming review of roads policing. It is well known that all public services are under resource pressure and it is evident that roads policing has faced signifi... Read the full story

Autotalks and Datang Successfully Completed Chinese C-V2X Direct Communication Interoperability Testing

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Kfar Netter, Israel and Beijing, China – Autotalks, a world leader in V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) communication solutions and China’s Datang, a leader in developing C-V2X communications standards and the provider of system solution of C-V2X, have successfully tested chipset-level interoperability of their respective solutions for C-V2X direct communication. The testing took place during the final week of June in Beijing. The interoperability test enabled both companies to validate their... Read the full story