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Weather and travel update: the RAC remains on high alert with record number of breakdowns

Weather and travel update: the RAC remains on high alert with record number of breakdowns

News   •   Mar 02, 2018 08:56 GMT

Thursday proved treacherous on the roads and conditions are still challenging today

RAC statement on current and forecast extreme weather

RAC statement on current and forecast extreme weather

News   •   Feb 28, 2018 13:06 GMT

The RAC's Pete Williams gives an update on the current situation and warns drivers about weather forecast over the next few days

Drivers neglect of basic car checks increases  chances of a freezing winter breakdown

Drivers neglect of basic car checks increases chances of a freezing winter breakdown

Press Releases   •   Feb 26, 2018 00:01 GMT

As colder weather grips the UK, new research from the RAC suggests drivers aren't doing some basic checks as often as they should - increasing the chance of a breakdown

RAC warns of more snow and ice and a growing risk of potholes

RAC warns of more snow and ice and a growing risk of potholes

News   •   Dec 27, 2017 14:43 GMT

The RAC expects to attend over 9,000 motorists today as the winter weather bites and hundreds of new potholes are appearing across the UK

RAC issues advice to motorists as short 'Arctic blast' arrives

RAC issues advice to motorists as short 'Arctic blast' arrives

News   •   Feb 16, 2016 09:55 GMT

The RAC's Rod Dennis provides advice to motorists as temperatures drop, with a threat of snow for some

RAC warns drivers with arrival of Storm Gertrude

RAC warns drivers with arrival of Storm Gertrude

News   •   Jan 29, 2016 10:21 GMT

The RAC's Rod Dennis comments on driving conditions resulting from the arrival of Storm Gertrude

RAC reports increase in cold weather breakdowns

RAC reports increase in cold weather breakdowns

News   •   Jan 19, 2016 11:56 GMT

The RAC's Simon Williams reports on the increase in breakdowns experienced as a result of the current cold weather

RAC issues advice as wintry weather affects areas of the UK

RAC issues advice as wintry weather affects areas of the UK

News   •   Jan 14, 2016 17:11 GMT

The RAC's Simon Williams flags up top tips for motorists faced with the current wintry weather

RAC provides advice to drivers with arrival of Storm Frank

RAC provides advice to drivers with arrival of Storm Frank

News   •   Dec 29, 2015 11:16 GMT

The RAC offers advice to motorists ahead of Storm Frank, expected to affect parts of the UK from Wednesday 30 December

RAC Traffic Watch urges caution with heavy rain in and floods in the north of England, Scotland and Wales

RAC Traffic Watch urges caution with heavy rain in and floods in the north of England, Scotland and Wales

News   •   Dec 26, 2015 10:19 GMT

As the mass exodus begins RAC Traffic Watch expects around 3.5 million additional festive car journeys today either back home from visits to family and friends or trips on to the next round of festivities. Drivers warned to expect heavy rainfall and localised flooding.

31 million Christmas car journeys to take place by Boxing Day as motorists get set for a festive rush

31 million Christmas car journeys to take place by Boxing Day as motorists get set for a festive rush

Press Releases   •   Dec 17, 2015 12:59 GMT

​This year’s great Christmas getaway will see 31 million car journeys taken by road as motorists leave to spend the festive season with family and friends,* according to new RAC Traffic Watch data.

RAC advice to motorists with arrival of Storm Desmond

RAC advice to motorists with arrival of Storm Desmond

News   •   Dec 05, 2015 18:37 GMT

The RAC's Pete Williams provides advice to motorists as roads are badly affected by rain and wind brought by Storm Desmond

RAC issues driving advice as Arctic blast set to arrive

RAC issues driving advice as Arctic blast set to arrive

News   •   Nov 19, 2015 17:14 GMT

While we’ve enjoyed an unusually mild autumn so far, this weekend is about to see us snap back to something much more seasonal.