Carlton Boyce

Carlton Boyce

Carlton gave up being a prison governor to become a freelance motoring journalist six years ago, and now earns his living travelling the world driving, photographing and writing about cars. He’s also previously worked as a lumberjack, police officer, retail manager, breakfast chef, and smallholder, allowing him to write about more than just cars.

Latest Articles from Carlton

Laverbread
Food

Laverbread breakfast patties

Serve these Welsh laverbread breakfast patties as part of a fried breakfast.

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Busy motorway with cars in all three lanes
Motoring

How to avoid a lane-hog fine!

How to stay legal and what to do if you accidentally commit a driving offence.

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Car covered in grass to show environemntally friendly motoring
Motoring

Volkswagen: emissions scandal explained

What is it about? Does it affect you?

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Broken down car with bonnet raised and emergency triangle laid out on the road ahead of the vehicle.
Motoring

What is that banging noise?

Our guide to understanding what your car is trying to tell you.

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Traffic policeman stood next to his car on the motorway
Motoring

8 new laws that affect motorists

Keep up-to-date and legal on the road with our guide to new motoring rules.

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No overtaking road sign
Motoring

How to overtake safely

Follow our three step guide for safer overtaking.

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Driving on a country road in the autumn
Motoring

Autumn driving tips

Tips for safe driving in the cold and dark autumn conditions.

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Second hand car for sale in a used car sales yard
Motoring

Top tips for buying a second hand car

Guide to avoiding the pitfalls of buying a used car.

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Person driving along a country road
Motoring

Changes to the V5 registration document

How to report a change of car ownership online.

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