Join us – National Clean Air Day 15 June

Did you know that? Colchester has 4 air quality areas where air pollution levels exceed the maximum EU permissible level Find out more 143 early deaths in Colchester each year are attributable to air pollution Find out more Air pollution affects children’s [...]

(Car) Share the love on Valentines day!

In celebration of Valentine’s day, the University of Essex as part of their Go Green Week are promoting sharing the love by car sharing. (Here is a link to the full Go Green schedule for the week) If you study or [...]

LUC rolls out at Colchester station

If you have used the station via the South entrance in the last few days, you may have noticed four new LUC 2+ bays have appeared! With near on 700 permits issued to date, we are really pleased to be working [...]

Renewing your LUC car share permit

The LUC car share permit scheme is almost a year old now and 505 car share permits have been issued so far! If you were one of the first to join the scheme then your permit is almost up for renewal. [...]

Getting ready for winter

Halfords are offering a free Women’s Winter Motor workshop in store on the 12 October. It will cover Checking oil Checking wiper blades Advice on checking your lights Screen wash check with a free top-up for every participant Top tips on taking [...]

Car share bays take off!

Purdy is really pleased with how well the new dedicated car share bays in the town centre car parks have taken off. If she is completely honest about it, their popularity has taken her a bit by surprise! Six months [...]

LUC Car Share Bays in the Town Centre

Purdy and Baz are pleased to share with you our latest Loveurcar Colchester project which is being launched today!  As you know Baz and Purdy think that car sharing is a great way to save fuel, reduce congestion and drive [...]

Charged up and ready to go in 30 mins

If you’ve been thinking about buying an electric car, or have friends or family who have one, you will be pleased to hear that Colchester’s first Rapid Electric Vehicle Charge Point has just been installed at Weston Homes Community Stadium. [...]

Walk the Talk

Baz and Purdy work at North Colchester Business Park and during May they are taking part in an exciting local business community project to encourage walking at lunchtime.  Walk the Talk offers twelve local walks of differing lengths across the [...]

Roadworks and spring cleaning

Baz and Purdy as well as reviewing the fuel economy driving habits they picked up last year and that are savings them a fair few pounds, thought it would also be useful to recap on a few bits of useful [...]