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

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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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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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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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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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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Flooded road with warning traffic sign
Motoring

How to drive through flooded roads

Stay safe with our guide to driving through heavy rain and floods.

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Chickens
Home & Garden

Keeping chickens: getting started

If you've always wanted to keep chickens read our guide to find out how.

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Homemade summer cup
Food

Homemade summer cup

Love Pimm's? Make your own version with this summer cup recipe.

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