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New survey finds 84% of Irish drivers use electronic devices behind the wheel
Jul25

New survey finds 84% of Irish drivers use electronic devices behind the wheel

A new survey highlights bad Irish driving habits  Four out of five (84%) Irish drivers admit to using electronic devices or consulting maps while driving compared to two thirds (66%) of drivers in the UK. When it comes to sending text messages while at the wheel, a quarter (26%) of Irish drivers admit to this offence, exactly double the number in the UK (13%).  That’s according to recent research commissioned by Aviva which looked at...

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WIN TomTom GO 6200
Jul14

WIN TomTom GO 6200

Take the hassle out of summer travelling with a TomTom GO 6200  navigation system, worth €385 Ensure you never have to worry again about getting lost. Compatible with Siri, TomTom Go is able to interact with your phone to read out messages and update over Wi-Fi so you can be confident the maps are always up to date. Plus, the TomTom traffic alerts mean you’ll never need to worry about being late again. The TomTom GO 6200  is smarter,...

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The best reason for riding a motorbike – to find a boyfriend
Jul13

The best reason for riding a motorbike – to find a boyfriend

Lara Platman takes a humorous look at the benefits of acquiring a motorbike licence It has been a while since I have been on a date and wondered what ingenious ways I could conjure up to acquire one. I remembered when I was riding a twist and go Vespa Scooter in London years ago I would quite easily meet people at traffic lights, so with this in mind I set to gaining my full motorbike licence and decided this might be a jolly good...

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A car for a growing family, wheelchair, dogs and luggage
Jul12

A car for a growing family, wheelchair, dogs and luggage

Our guest Contributor Tom Clonan looks at the challenges when buying a family car that needs to accommodate  4 kids, a large power assisted wheelchair and a Golden Retriever assistance dog So, here’s the problem. We have four children – three boys, aged 16, 15 and nine, and a young lady of 12. Eoghan (15) has recently graduated from a manual wheelchair to a very large power chair. In addition, he is accompanied everywhere...

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WIN Armor All Shield Wax for the perfect shine
Jul06

WIN Armor All Shield Wax for the perfect shine

Now that the sun is out, well almost, there’s no excuse for not getting out there with a bucket and sponge to give your car some TLC Every car deserves the champion of car waxes! Armor All Shield Wax will ensure a car sparkles and prevents dirt and grime from sticking, helping it stay clean for longer. Applying just one layer of this easy-to-use wax adds a protective coating which helps to maintain protection, and give a...

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