Going to London after the 8th April 2019 ?
To help improve air quality in London they are introducing Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ). This comes into force from the 8th April 2019 and will cover the same area as the congestion charge. Many vehicles including cars and vans will now be affected by the ULEZ. Customers should check if they will be entering the ULEZ and are responsible for paying the charge. As of the 8thApril ULEZ daily charges will be: £12.50 for most vehicle types, including cars, motorcycles and vans (up to and including 3.5 tonnes) £100 for heavier vehicles, including lorries (over 3.5 tonnes) and buses/coaches (over 5 tonnes) This will be in addition to the weekday Congestion Charge and the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) charge and will replace the T-Charge. A daily charge runs from midnight to midnight. If you drive within the ULEZ area across two days, for example before midnight and after midnight, you will be liable to pay two daily charges if your vehicle doesn’t meet the ULEZ standards. You can check whether you need to pay the […] Read More
The Top Cars Hired in 2018
Over 1 billion cars are currently driving all over the world, when you compare that with the world’s population, 1 in 7 people have a car. Now that’s a lot! An alternative to buying a car is hiring, if you’re on holiday and need to get out and about, or just need a car temporarily, hiring a car is very helpful. Research has shown that British people who hire cars like to balance the cost and comfort of their chosen car, small cars are also very popular in the United Kingdom, not far behind that is convertibles. When deciding on a car to hire don’t just go for the cheapest, think about what you’ll be doing and the amount of space you need. For example, if you’re planning on going off track a 4×4 would be best suited for your needs, or if you have a lot of luggage hire a car with a larger boot. Thinking about this now will save you a lot of hassle, and prevent your […] Read More
Tyre Safety Tips
This time of year can mean changes to your tyres, the cold weather can cause the tyre pressure to drop, the appearance of pot holes can cause damage to your tyres and much more, below you will find our helpful tips on how to ensure you are maintaining your tyres and optimising your driving safety. Read More
Car Hire near Me
In the 21st Century, care hire is becoming more and more popular among travellers. And with many car hire companies throughout the UK, you are more than spoilt for choice when asking yourself “Where can I hire a car near me?”. Maybe you want to go for a ride, a vacation or you just want to enjoy the thrill of driving around the country, car hire is the way to go. So, the question is; why would I opt for car hire rather than just use my own car? The answer to this question is very broad as all the benefits of car hire are many. Here are some of the reasons why it’s more beneficial for one to hire a car: Read More
We are looking for a full time Valeter/Driver to join our team in Cowley Depot Average 40 hours a week. Person Specification: • Outgoing • Team Player • Hold a Full Driving Licence Our vehicles are checked in and cleaned between each hire, you will ensure that each vehicle is prepared to our high standards before it is hired out to the next customer. You must hold a full clean, UK license This is a full time role working on average 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, PLUS every other weekend (Saturday 7.30-12.00 and Sunday 7.30-9.30) Benefits: • Holiday Pay • Contributory pension scheme. Job Types: Full-time, Permanent If you or you know of anyone who would be interested in working for us then please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Read More
Nor Lye Festival 2018
The 22nd/ 23rdJune saw the return of Nor Lye Festival, a two-day musical spectacular! The event now in its 11th year takes place at North Leigh Football, it club combines both a music and beer festival which attracts people from across the county. This year’s event was the best yet with Shepherd’s Pie headlining the Friday night followed by The Inflatables on the Saturday ! We were proud to have played a small part in this year’s event by providing the team of volunteers with our dropside, which was used to collect equipment from across Oxford and help with the set up and break down of the event. If you haven’t been to Nor Lye Festival before make sure you attend in 2019 for what we are sure will be another incredible line up! (Did we mention its free entry) **SAVE THE DATE 21-22 June 2019** Follow them on Facebook for Updates @norlyefestival Read More
Data Protection Policy
As we are sure you are aware as of the 25thMay new data protection laws are coming into play, below you will find our updated data protection policy if you have any questions please do let us know. Everyone who hires from us needs to provide us with documentation including their driving licence details and a statement or utility bill which lists their address on. These documents are required by our insurance company and mean we can make sure there is no fraudulent activity. The personal data which is collected is stored on our system – Rent Assist, which is password protected. Our systems are not online. We also store a copy of all rental agreements in our filing cupboard in case there are any discrepancies after the hire – it is required we keep all hire agreements for seven years. These Agreements are locked away and a limited number of staff have access to these. All agreements after this seven-year period will be shredded on site at the Eurodrive […] Read More
Bank Holiday Offer !
Our Bank Holiday offer is back and can be applied to all of our vehicles across both May and August bank holidays. Hire a vehicle for three days for the price of two! Get in touch today and book your vehicle for the weekend whether you are just driving to the beach for a day trip with the family or off on a trip to ikea. Hopefully the sun will be shining what ever your plans. Terms and Conditions apply. Oxford: 01865 715500 Didcot: 01235 819700 Email: email@example.com Bank Holiday Offer ! Read More
Happy Retirement Merv !
Ladies & Gentleman last week our wonderful Merv retired. We are deeply saddened that he is leaving us after 10 + years, however completely understand it is time for him to put his feet up and enjoy his retirement. He has been an incredible part of the team and brightened up many customers days as he pops in delivering vehicles. You are loved by every member of the team who are all full of admiration for you and your work ethic. Merv we wish you all the happiness and thank you for being such a brilliant member of our team, you will be missed so very much. Read More
Congratulations Oxford Brookes Women’s Football Team
We would like to offer a huge congratulations Oxford Brookes Women’s Football Team who are League Cup & Varsity Champions. They played a total of 15 matches and won a grand total of 14 – with 1 draw and no Losses. Congratulations to the entire team on your incredible Achievement! Read More