BookMyGarage introduces free Summer Safety Check following 75% surge in ‘staycation’ road trips

The number of UK motorists looking to ‘staycation’ this year has rocketed by 75% as Brits scramble to rescue their summer holidays. But with the Government’s six-month MoT extension during COVID-19, and an admission that basic safety checks are not made before setting off on long journeys, millions of cars are potentially unroadworthy. More than […]

MOT Extension Ending: What Happens Next?

MOT tester checking car for safety after extension

On the 25th March, the Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, announced that all car MOTs due after March 30th would be granted a 6-month extension, (12-months in Northern Ireland). Lorries, coaches and buses also had their annual tests suspended. However, this is due to end from August 1st. MOT’s will once again become compulsory for every […]