10 Jun 2010Nationwide increases rates on fixed rate bondsNationwide building society has increased the interest rate on its 2- and 3-year fixed rate bonds to 3.5 and 4%, AER and launched a new 3-year fixed rate Isa paying a competiitive 4% AER
09 Jun 2010Pricing postcode lottery for energy consumersA new survey of energy prices from suppliers like British Gas, Npower, EDF Energy, Eon, Scottish Power, and Scottish & Southern, has found customers in some parts of the country paying more than others for the same deal.
09 Jun 2010Renault Latitude luxury saloon - first lookThis luxury saloon is the new Renault Latitude, the French carmaker’s replacement to the discontinued Renault Vel Satis. However, the demand for large, French luxury limos may be rather limited in the UK.
09 Jun 2010Which? names and shames hospital car parksWhich? research of 126 hospitals finds 10 to praise - with Royal United Hospital Bath named as the best NHS hospital car park in England - and four of the worst
08 Jun 2010BBC embarks on electric road tripThe BBC will attempt to cover 4000 miles across Europe in a Think City electric car as part of a Radio 4 documentary series entitled Electric Ride.
08 Jun 2010James Bond Aston Martin DB5 for sale The most famous movie car of all time is up for auction. The Aston Martin DB5 that appeared in the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964) and Thunderball (1965) will be going under the hammer in London on 27 October.