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First edition of Fortyman comic fetches record £1m

hop in luvThe cover of the rare 1931 first edition, showing the original price of sixpence, features the ‘Man of Tarmacadam’ driving to another improbable rescue down the Empire’s finest trunk roads.

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Posted: Feb 4th, 2011
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Calls for Government action as cyclists’ smugness hits two-year high

‘It’s becoming almost unbearable for some motorists to use their vehicles,’ said the Road Users Alliance. ‘These cyclists need to be brought down a peg or two.’

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Posted: Jan 20th, 2011
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Car parking issues at UN building cause of most international disputes

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has today announced radical plans to tackle global conflict by building a new improved car-park at the UN Headquarters in New York.

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Posted: Jan 17th, 2011
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Scouse kids outsource car ‘minding’ to India

Soon the cheeky yet menacing call of ‘Can I look after yer car, Mister?’ will be no more, as the job is handed over to a call centre in Bangalore.

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Posted: Nov 10th, 2010
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Road users not getting top speeds

British car owners are not getting the speeds they are paying for, a survey by motoring regulator OfRoad has revealed.

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Posted: Jul 31st, 2009
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