Totting up case won despite 27 points

Totting up too many penalty points is the nightmare scenario that most drivers dread. Being caught by one too many speed cameras within a three-year period will result in you having to appear before the Magistrates Court facing a six-month disqualification from driving under the totting up regime.   That’s what happened to Mr Davies … Continue reading Totting up case won despite 27 points

When Speeding turns into Dangerous Driving


How a speeding offence could turn into a dangerous driving conviction. In this article, Expert motoring law solicitor Alison Ashworth discusses the possible consequences that the 5 motorists per day who are caught speeding over 100mph per day could face

Exceptional hardship – another 6-month ban avoided

How another of our speeding clients avoided a totting up ban through use of exceptional hardship after reaching twelve points on her driving licence

Speeding offence – long ban avoided

In a recent case, our client from South West London avoided a six months totting up ban, despite pleading guilty to a speeding offence which should have put him over the totting up threshold thanks to the specialist advice and case strategy deployed by Ashworth Motoring Law. Our client explains: “With six points already, my … Continue reading Speeding offence – long ban avoided

Changes to speeding fines

The maximum fine for speeding has long been £1,000 (unless on the motorway, in which case the fine could be up to £2,500) alongside the possibility of penalty points or a disqualification.

However, with the introduction of changes to the operation of speeding fines under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, s.89(1), the maximum amount you can be fined has now increased as of the 24th April 2017.

Motoring Lawyers open over the bank holiday weekend

Contact an expert motoring lawyer for free motoring law advice

The August bank holiday is almost upon us. Whilst we hope that you have a nice, relaxing weekend, our specialist motoring law solicitors will be on call day and night, including bank holiday Monday should you need our assistance. If, over the August bank holiday weekend you need a....... Drink Driving Solicitor Drug Driving Solicitor … Continue reading Motoring Lawyers open over the bank holiday weekend

How to find out how many penalty points are on your driving licence

How to find out how many penalty points are on your driving licence, and further useful information about the penalty point system in the UK. If you require any further information or would like to speak to a motoring law solicitor please call our motoring law helpline on 0330 33 22 770 for free initial advice about your case.

Another client keeps driving licence thanks to Ashworth Motoring Law – Speeding – 6 month Ban avoided!

Here's out latest testimonial from a happy client whose driving licence we saved. Fortunately, we were able to avoid the 6 month ban from driving that would have otherwise followed and ensured that our client didn't even spend one day off the road. If you are facing too many penalty points on your driving licence and need to keep on driving, call our totting up solicitors on 0330 33 22 770 for free initial legal advice and guidance.