BMW Mini and Rolls Royce workers to strike over changes to their pension scheme.
UK BMW workers back strike over pensions - BBC News
A double blow following this
Well I am off to France travelling Calais to Lassicourt which is a round trip of around 500 miles on Saturday.
I have a new Mercedes E350 which has only done around 600 miles so far and no proper trips but averaging 37 mpg according to onboard read out.
I would expect this to rise a fair...
Firstly just want to say a massive thank you to Acid, Sarim and Co for sorting out the issues on my car that we had at Vmax.
Good news, the cars been back on the dyno and it appears the issue could be down to tyre pressures and potentially the race fuel.
Even better news the car ran 768.8bhp...
My sister & family pitched up late last night, staying overnight before heading off to Germany for Christmas & New Year.
After years of me going on, they finally got around to getting a set of winter tyres fitted earlier in the week but last night much moaning that the car did not feel very...
Well here's a new angle on Cash-for-Crash insurance fraud.
"It has emerged that two suspects who came to attention of police during a so-called cash-for-crash investigation were reportedly killed by US drone strikes in Pakistan."
Police officers in England and Wales are to be balloted on whether they want to be given the right to strike, the Police Federation has said.
Police officers are currently banned by law from taking industrial action.
The ballot of 135,000 members follows 20% budget cuts and proposals for...
I'm heading to Maidstone and Wokingham tomorrow and wondered what I may come up against, traffic-wise.
Will the strike planned for tomorrow by Public Sector Workers cause chaos or will the roads be quieter?
No air or rail travel should mean the increased traffic.
However, there will be...
Fortunately I won't be landing in the Hudson river after this bird strike that's just frightened the c**p out of me at the office!! Looks like the suicide bird in question made a clean getaway to reap further terror in the neighbourhood!!
I've used an old lock my parents had lying around - but they don't have the strike plate (the bit that fits on the door frame).
Does anyone have one sat doing nothing? Would really appreciate it.
I'm sure 99% of people know about this... but I managed to miss it!
Apparently there's a tube strike today starting at 17:00... so everyone at the office is leaving early to avoid it!
Just thought I'd give a heads up for those as absent minded as me.....
So. That's the feared announcement made. 12 days of consecutive strikes starting 22nd Dec.
Anyone else here directly affected by this and what are your plans now?
We were heading for New York on the 29th. Hotel booked and paid for as well. Not sure if the travel insurance covers...
A ruling by Lord Justice Elias in the Divisional Court on Thursday has finally brought clarity to the question of "posted to arrive within 14 days" or "arrived within 14 days" regarding the service of NIP's.
In 2007 a statutory notice was sent warning Peter Gidden, 48, who runs his own...