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Electric Cars – Yay or Nay?

Electric Cars – Yay or Nay?

With the government's recent announcement that it intends to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2030 and HGVs by 2040, the debate about the decision continues to rumble on. There's long been disagreement as to whether electric cars are better for our...

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Driving at night – Be “deer aware”

Driving at night – Be “deer aware”

Three important factors have prompted the British Deer Society and the AA to warn UK drivers of the hidden dangers they may encounter when driving on our roads, especially at night. Firstly, recent lockdown measures have resulted in a lower number of cars on the roads...

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Ferrous And Non-Ferrous Metal – What’s The Difference?

Ferrous And Non-Ferrous Metal – What’s The Difference?

Although we're well known for being one of Kent and SE London's leading scrap car collection companies, we're perhaps less well-known for our role as one of the South East of England's leading scrap metal merchants too. So in today's post, we thought we'd turn the...

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What Are Fuel Saving Tyres And Are They Worth It?

What Are Fuel Saving Tyres And Are They Worth It?

In case you were previously unaware, fuel-saving tyres really do exist. Although many are aware that different types of car tyres are already available for varying conditions, e.g. winter/summer tyres, the notion of fitting a 'new set of boots' to lower fuel...

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What’s a Graduated Licence and could it affect you?

What’s a Graduated Licence and could it affect you?

Once again, MPs are looking to improve road safety by discussing 'graduated licences' for those who have recently passed their driving test. More specifically, this move will have a far-reaching impact on young drivers who are under the age of 25 who will longer be...

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Driver Wanted For 7.5 Tonne Recovery Vehicle

Driver Wanted For 7.5 Tonne Recovery Vehicle

**THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED** Job summary: 7.5 tonne recovery driver Must have CPC Salary negotiable Full-time - Mon-Fri and Sat morning Good customer skills and MUST be reliable Details We're a busy scrap car yard based in Swanscombe near Dartford and are...

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Ace Price Pledge – We’ll try and beat any quote

Ace Price Pledge – We’ll try and beat any quote

If you're looking to scrap your car and have already scoured the internet in search of the best price, there's no shortage of comparison sites for you to choose from. Many of these companies don't scrap the vehicles themselves, they merely pass them on to scrap metal...

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Our Latest Coronavirus Update – Operational Changes

Our Latest Coronavirus Update – Operational Changes

Due to all the uncertainty in the current climate, we thought we'd let our customers know about a few changes to the way we're currently working. Please take a moment to find out how any of these changes may affect you. 1. Scrap cars We're operating normally for scrap...

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