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CORONA – FAQS

by Lesley Howes on in Uncategorised

Corona Virus FAQ’s CARS AND VANS As we come out of lock down and start getting used to “new normal” many of us still have questions about how the impact of Coronavirus  will affect us and our  businesses. If your income has been affected by the disruption the Leasing providers are offering a range of […]

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CORONAVIRUS – CAN I PAUSE MY CAR OR VAN PAYMENTS?

by Lesley Howes on in Leasing

Several customers have been in touch worried about making monthly payments, and if yours is one of the many businesses that will be very quiet – or even closed during this period, you may be looking for ways to conserve cash. Can I pause my Lease payments? If you have Leased your cars or vans […]

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We’re All Going On A Summer Holiday!

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

With exams over and the long summer holiday ahead – Lesley states the bleed’n obvious – its summer time. As we face high temperatures, holiday traffic, tractors, overheating, punctures, more teens…..Oh my goodness ….. Overheating 98.9 % of the population have probably NEVER checked their coolant levels – and never will, so I am not […]

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PLASTIC FREE JULY

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

Today I have a short but VERY important message. I love nature and the environment ( catch me in the garden or out walking Dotty in the countryside most weekends ) & I’ve been banging on about the environment and reducing our impact for years. We try & help our customers to make decisions that […]

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Get Ready for the Electric Revolution

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

Get ready for the electric revolution …. Yes that’s right – revolution. Forget EVOLUTION the shift to electric cars is being referred to as a REVOLUTION and many believe we are at the tipping point. I spent a fascinating day at Robert Llewellyn’s Fully Charged Live Show over the weekend and was amazed at the […]

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LONDON’S ULEZ IS COMING ON 8 APRIL

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

To help improve air quality an ULTRA LOW EMISSION ZONE (ULEZ) will be in place in central London from 8 April 2019. HOW WILL IT AFFECT YOU? Initially covering the existing Congestion charge area but extending in October 2021, the London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) means that most vehicles including cars and vans will […]

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BREXIT and Driving in Europe

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

If you are going to be driving in Europe after 29 March you may need to be prepared for a no deal… so what must you do to be legal? The details of any possible deal are vague, but a no deal situation is likely to have the greatest effect on drivers. It is expected […]

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HO! HO! HO! IT’S BLACK FRIDAY!

by Lesley Howes on in "A Bit of Fun" !

It doesn’t have to be Black Friday to get great value from The Car Lady but we’ve made it extra special with LOW INITIAL PAYMENT CAR MATS INCLUDED FREE “IN CAR” SAFETY KIT And of course, our usual friendly & helpful service as standard  Immediate Delivery. 10,000 miles pa. Initial Payment Only £300 + […]

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” Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness…”

by Lesley Howes on in Knowledge

Seeing this gorgeous fungi on my walk recently made me think of the words from John Keats poem ” Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness…” and with it the realisation that Autumn is upon us – a reminder that it is time to think about our driving style and adapt to the season….. as these […]

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Meet The Team at The Car Network

by Lesley Howes on in "A Bit of Fun" !

Hello, we would post a “getting to know us” blog for you giving you a little insight into who we are and what goes on behind the scenes. Lesley, aka The Car Lady, has been running The Car Network for over 30 years and deals mainly with Business & Personal Contract Hire Leasing. Her team […]

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