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

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Motoring

How to avoid car hire scams

Protect yourself from unexpected or excessive charges.

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Motoring

What is car hire excess insurance?

Get a good deal and avoid being ripped off with our guide.

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Motoring

How to hire a car

Useful tips to avoid being ripped off or caught out by hidden charges.

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Motoring

5 things you didn't know about car oil

Is cheap engine oil as good as the expensive brands?

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Food

Mocktail recipes

Fun and fabulous ideas for non-drinkers.

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Money

Refused a blue badge?

What you can do if your application or renewal has been refused.

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Motoring

Choosing a mobility scooter

Tips and hints to help you find a scooter that meets your needs.

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Motoring

Buying a wheelchair accessible vehicle

The features and factors you need to consider when purchasing a WAV.

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CCTV camera being used by a council to issue PCNs
Motoring

Is your local council using CCTV to spy?

Check our list to see if your council is using CCTV to issue fines and PCNs.

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