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Corrupt Driving Test Examiner

Question: About the decision to revoking my full driving licence. Dear Reader I have received a letter from DSA which has given below as received: I (DSA) am writing to formally advise you (me) of the decision to revoke your …

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I Want To be A Taxi Driver – When Can My Penalty Points Be Removed?

Question: Speeding I would like to know that I was given three points in 2007 and what my question is that have my points come off and if they have, I would want to send my licence to take the …

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Is It An Offence To Drive Home late At Night?

Question: Driving home late at night waking one of my neighbour up Is there a law saying that I cannot drive home late at night, as a chap is saying my car’s engine noise (While its stationary) is waking him …

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Clutching At Straws! “Loophole Lawyer?” AKA Nick Freeman – Fails To Defend Chris Tarrant

Question: Money doesn’t buy you a road traffic offence defence ! This is an extract from BBC news regarding Nick Freeman’s recent failure to defend Chris Tarrant in relation to two Speeding Allegations. Mr Nick Freeman tried to argue that …

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Very Odd One – No Mudguards

Question: Driving a vehicle with No Mudguards Date of alleged offence: x Followed and Stopped by LONE Police constable on petrol station forecourt, while driving customised Historic 1953 Ford with no Mudguards fitted. NIP issued and cautioned. Offence on summons; …

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Don’t Fight Your Wife’s Road Traffic Case For Her

Question: A message to all you chaps out there who think you can get your women folk off road traffic offences… Be careful ! There are not many things more damaging to a relation than promising that you can sort …

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Seeing The Evidence

Question: E1806, Contravene Double White Line System I was overtaking vehicles on the road between x and x, and was soon pulled over by a police woman who had videoed me overtaking on what she claimed were double white lines, …

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Unrestrained Child In Back Seat

Question: I have been given a fixed penalty and 3 points on my licence because I was driving my car with my child (10 months old) in the back seat with my wife and she had taken him out of …

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Community Speed Watch Scheme

Question: I have had a letter from the Surrey Police stating that I was observed driving at an excessive speed of 39 in a 30 limit, by “Volunteers or Police Staff working within the Community Speed Watch Scheme”. The letter …

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Driving With Headphones On

Question: Driving with head phones on Are you allowed to drive in the UK whilst listening to music via a pair of headphones? Emma Says: Yes as long as there can be no suggestion that you are not in proper …

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