Cars banned from 75% of London Roads in Hackney!! ๐Ÿ˜ก

The anti-car plans are getting ever more draconian!

In the wake of London’s Islington Council announcing it wants to ban cars from 70% of its roads, Hackney Council went further yesterday and said it will bar cars from 75% of its tarmac. The anti-car march continues – from London to Scotland to other parts of the world, this is getting very depressing for car lovers.

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Wembley Petrolheadonism Underground Preview Defies ULEZ ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Preview to a massive new car event coming to Wembley in April

Standby, massive motors will be causing mayhem in Wembley this April (15-16th) with Petrolheadonism’s first London event, Petrolheadonism Underground. Yesterday they were filming an anti-ULEZ promo atop one of the Wembley Park car parks, and I joined them in the BCG BMW E30. Find out all about the event with organiser Ciro Ciampi in this video, plus a snapshot of what’s to come in April. Tickets here!

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Will Scotland Ban Cars in 2030?! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

What do they mean by ‘the era of private car use is well and truly over’?

A couple of weeks ago, SNPโ€™s Net Zero Minister, Michael Matheson, said that the Scottish government is looking to cut down car usage by 20% by 2030. He went further, and this is also in his Strategic Transport Report, that the era of catering for unconstrained growth in private car use is well and truly over. WHAT?!

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Autoism Christmas Classic Car Event

Literally Cool End-of-Season Car Meet at Duke of London

It may be December, it may be freezing in the mornings, but that didn’t stop Leon Watts of Autoism who his second-ever charity classic car meet. The Christmas car meet was at Duke of London. This is a walk around of the event and the amazing Duke of London venue itself – what is Duke of London find out as there’s an interview with Merlin McCormick and Leon Watts reveals what Autoism is about. Plus a Porsche 959, new Morgan three-wheeler, a Police car from ‘Gotham City’, Ferraris, Mustangs and many other spectacular cars, including my BMW.

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I Was Tested on Cars on Behind The Wheel Life Podcast!

Honoured to have been invited to appear on the inaugural Behind The Wheel Life In-Person podcast

We end up chatting about: Why as parents, we should be more supportive of our kids’ creative aspirations; How the automotive journalism industry has evolved; What it’s REALLY like to be a motoring journalist, behind the scenes; What does it take to succeed in the motoring journalism space; PLUS, we have our first ever, “Star on a very reasonably priced sofa” quiz. How many questions do I get right in 3 minutes? ๐Ÿ˜ฒ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ Watch now to find out.

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