With Winter on its way and cold and snow threatening – it is important to make sure your car is prepared.
Simon Werner said, “Obviously it is better to not drive at all in the snow – but there is always a chance it will be nessasary so take action now. Here are a few pointers.
Whatever time of year it is a good idea to have the following in your car: a fully charged mobile phone and charger, sunglasses, first aid kit and road atlas or sat-nav.
During the winter it is also recommended to have: A blanket, rug or sleeping bag, shovel, ice scraper and de-icer, torch and batteries, snacks – chocolate or cereal bars and extra screenwash.
And if you have to make a journey when bad weather’s forecast: a warm winter coat, scarf, hat, gloves and warm clothes, waterproofs, sturdy footwear and a flask of hot drink