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UK Number plates are now 100% safe and secure investments!

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UK number plates were planned to be AXED by the EU and replaced with ‘common colours’ and ‘ID tags’ EU plans were to scrap the 110-year-old British licence plate design, so due to Brexit, our UK number plates are now safe. The European Parliament were considering proposals for a common European design for all vehicle […]

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Cab driver’s number plate almost cost him his job!

Cab driver’s mischievous number plate almost cost him his licence! Martin Willis, from Midanbury in Southampton, was given the number plate MW11 LLY as a birthday gift from his wife. His nickname has been Willy for almost his entire life so Willis proudly displayed the plate on his car. Little did he know it might […]

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£1million spent in 20 minutes!!

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“16” number plate sales go wild! The first week in December saw the release of the “16” plate and boy did you want to get your hands on them. Motorists splashed out £1million in the first 20 minutes of the number plate sale going live! A whopping £2million in the first 24 hours was spent […]

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1 LAF – Bernard Manning’s comedy plate for sale!

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Bernard Manning’s former number plate is up for sale! A bidding battle has commenced over the late comedy legend Bernard Manning’s iconic number plate. 1 LAF is very particular to the famous comedian’s craft and his son, Bernard Junior, would like its new home to be that of one of today’s famous comics. The controversial […]

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007 number plate sells for record breaking price!

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007 number plate sells for record breaking price! A Guernsey resident won the battle to buy the new (number-only) States of Guernsey registration, ‘007’, in a recent auction. The buyer, who wishes to remain anonymous, bought it for a whopping £240,000! This falls short of the UK record set by the sale of ‘25 O’ […]

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He would have paid £1 MILLION!!

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Would you pay HALF a MILLION for this?? Well this man did! Classic car dealer, John Collins, was landed with a bill of over half a million pounds after attending the DVLA auction in November 2014. £518,480.00 to be exact! But don’t worry, it wasn’t a mistake…John was determined to win the bidding war for […]

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Valentines Special Offer – Upto 50% OFF

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Cars of Love In honour of Valentines Day this year, we are extending our January Sale of upto 50% OFF, until 12th February. Who said Valentines Day only lasts for 24 hours? With our extended sale, there’s plenty of time for you lovers to get that extra special gift that’s bound to win the heart […]

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SALE – Up to 50% OFF + New Auction Numbers!

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DVLA Celebrate 25 Years of Number Plate Auctions 2014 is set to be a big year for DVLA as they celebrate their 25th anniversary after launching the “Sale of Marks Scheme” way back in the pre-internet days of 1989. To celebrate, CarReg are starting off the New Year with a magnificent SALE of up to […]

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2014 Number Plates BANNED!

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Rude numbers for the SCR4P pile. It’s that time of year again, and more numbers have been thrown on the scrap pile for their offensive nature. The new 14 registrations will be released on 4th December, ready for the New Year when they can be used on vehicles registered on or after 1st March 2014. […]

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A 722 SLR McLaren

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Top bucks for SLR McLaren 722 number plate! From 2006 there came the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722, however, the name may have misled a few consumers…It’s common for the numbers in the name of a car to indicate the power capacity of the model. However, on this occasion, that’s simply not the case. The number […]

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