Vauxhall Viva turning back the clock for Swindon’s flirty fifties

LOCAL Vauxhall retailer, Skurrays Vauxhall, is encouraging local flirty fifties to rediscover the feeling they had from their early twenties, following the launch of the all-new VIVA model. The ‘This Gran Can’ study, commissioned by Vauxhall Motors found the over...

Swindon retailer offers FREE FUEL to customers

THERE is good news for those who are looking for a new vehicle this autumn, as local Vauxhall retailer, Skurrays Vauxhall, is welcoming back to its showroom Vauxhall’s Free Fuel Event. From Friday 18 to Monday 21 September, the dealership in Swindon...

Two cars seized during number plate sting in Ludgershall

POLICE carried out a successful Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) operation in the south of the county yesterday. Community Beat Manager Tim Bunt and PCSO Maria Downham were joined by PC Alex Collins from Amesbury Response and PC Rachel Noble...

Skurrays celebrate summer with air-con and safety check offer

WITH the summer holidays in full swing and the upcoming heat wave fast approaching, many of us will be taking to the roads to try and make the most of Britain in summertime. And, to ensure your driving is a...

Pebley Beach bags inaugural aftersales award

MOTOR dealer Pebley Beach has become the first recipient of an award that recognises exemplary service in aftersales. The Swindon company was presented with the Aftersales Excellence Award at the prestigious Motor Trader Awards at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel last...

Arval strike gold again at International CSR Excellence awards

SWINDON-BASED Arval, a leading vehicle leasing and fleet management company, has become the winner of an International CSR Excellence Award In the category of Philanthropy, Sponsorship and Charitable Giving. This is recognition of the work that Arval does to...

Pebley Beach defends regional garage of the year title

SWINDON motor dealer Pebley Beach has been named regional Garage of the Year for second year in a row, thanks to its customers. The competition was run by national reviews website Motor Codes, which allows members of the public to...

DRIVEN: Ab Fab – Skoda’s new mark of excellence

REGULAR readers will know that I am partial to a Skoda. Within the currently available range there simply isn't a bad car. They are all roomy, well priced, well made and well priced so I didn't expect the new Fabia...

DRIVEN: Kia Soul – Bringing Back The Fun

TODAY'S featured car is the Kia Soul, seen here in the well specified 'Mixx' trim. The original car first saw the light of day seven years ago and, I'm pleased to say, this current model is a huge step...

WATCH: Speeding driver narrowly misses horse rider

THIS is the shocking moment a horse rider narrowly missed being mown down by a speeding driver on a quiet country road. Shocked motorist Michael Preedy, 36, filmed a silver Honda Civic zooming past him on his dash cam at...