Driver WARNING - Why leaving your engine running could now land you an £80 fine

DRIVERS are being warned that leaving their engine to idle could land them a fine of up to £80, in a new pollution crackdown.

Motorists could be fined up to £80 for leaving their car’s engine to idle when stationary.

In a new clampdown on air pollution engine idlers are set to be targeted to reduce toxic fumes being emitted from cars.

Michael Gove's Clean Air Strategy announced a soft away from vehicle emissions to focus on other pollutants such as woodburning stoves, bonfires and household cleaning products.

However, among the strategy was the announcement that the Government...
source: Express

2019-01-16 12:20
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