Insurance News Archive 2013

Welcome to the car insurance and travel insurance news archive from Swiftcover. Here you will find insurance related news stories from 2013.

  • Top Tips for Winter Car Care 04 December 2013 Plummeting temperatures and snowfall are expected over the coming weeks, so with that in mind, here are our top tips for caring for your motor this winter.
  • Think-Tank Urges Government to Build More Homes 26 November 2013 Experts in the housing industry have warned that a lack of supply is to blame for the current house price boom; cautioning that the government urgently needs to build more homes.
  • Britain's Property Boom: To Buy or Not to Buy? 09 October 2013 With the housing market currently booming and confidence in the economy at its highest level since 2010, it seems like now is the perfect time to step onto the property ladder.
  • Bank of England Asked to Prevent House Price Bubble 25 September 2013 It's no secret that house prices have been on the rise over the past year. Thanks to various government lending schemes and increased confidence in the housing market, Halifax estimates that the...
  • 5 Easy Ways to Add Space to Your Home 14 August 2013 Having enough living space is a priority for everyone, but according to the Royal Institute of British Architects, the UK has the smallest homes in Europe - and houses are reportedly getting smaller.
  • Hayfever: An Unexpected Driving Hazard 02 July 2013 It seems that 'stopping to smell the roses' is something that drivers with hayfever certainly shouldn't be doing this summer, as a new survey has revealed that the common condition can be a...
  • Protecting Your Garden Furniture From the British Summer 30 June 2013 With the UK's notoriously changeable weather, it's wise to take precautions to protect your garden furniture from the fickle elements - here are our top tips.
  • Supersonic Car to go on Tour This Summer 16 May 2013 It's been almost 30 years since Richard Noble first broke the land speed record in the name of Britain, travelling at a whopping 633.468 miles per hour. That may sound pretty fast, but compared to his...
  • Councils Encouraged to Cut Down on Confusing Road Signs 04 April 2013 Driving around cities packed with leagues of signs, traffic lights and road markings can often be stressful and confusing - especially when signs appear to contradict each other or serve no real...
  • Has VW Unveiled the Future of Motoring? 07 March 2013 The creative design team over at German car manufacturing giant Volkswagen have made motoring history recently, after revealing their brand new VW XL1 to a crowd of gasping industry experts.
  • Internet Cars to be the Norm by 2014? 25 February 2013 Industry analysts have suggested that cars connected to the internet and packed with useful apps could be the norm by next year. Information company IHS has predicted that all new big brand cars in...
  • Following fashion with a wood floor for 2013 28 January 2013 Why not give wood a go if you're planning a new floor next year?

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