Things to do Near Gatwick Airport

For many of us, we associate Gatwick Airport with jetting off on our summer holidays. But with COVID-19 still hovering over us, many people will be opting for staycations this year. With this in mind, it is a little known fact that there are a whole host of great tourist attractions and things to do […]

What are tipper trucks used for?

A tipper truck is a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) that has a tipper body on its rear. Commonly referred to as dump trucks, tipper trucks are used to help the construction world complete projects quickly, efficiently and safely. The job of a tipper truck is to lift and transport loose building materials such as asphalt, […]

Safe Car Rental

As an essential part of our day-to-day, we typically need transport to get us to and from work and shops, to move homes and get around when on holiday. So with COVID on everyone’s mind and with more and more people concerned about safety, we’re here to put your mind at ease when it comes […]

The Benefits of Short-Term Business Car Hire

Many businesses rely on regular or one-off use of company cars for their employees and clients alike. But how do you balance cost with providing an efficient, reliable and comfortable mode of transport? With many businesses unable to afford the purchase of a brand new car, short-term business car hire is an affordable and wholly […]

What is a Collision Damage Waiver?

You may come across a variety of obscure terms when hiring a car. CDW, for example, appears within almost every car rental contract, but not many people understand what it is or what it means. This article will teach you everything you need to know about Collision Damage Waivers (CDW). What does CDW stand for? […]

A Guide to Car Hire in the UK

Hiring a car or van isn’t always the easiest or cheapest experience. Within hidden costs, additional charges and poor customer service putting off potential vehicle hirers. But here at Gatwick Car and Van Rental, you can rest assured that our customers will only receive the best possible customer care, without the possibility of being stung […]

Top UK Attractions for the Ultimate Road Trip – [Infographic]

Travel beyond the wonders of London on a road trip of a lifetime and you’ll discover the United Kingdom has so much to offer. From ancient landscapes and stately homes to theme parks, zoos and magical tours, there is always an exciting experience just around the corner. Our island nation has thousands of miles of […]

New car releases for 2018

It’s set to be a bumper year for new cars in 2018. From rehashes of old favourites to completely new models made by obscure manufacturers, we’re excited to see the developments and missteps that are sure to be made in the automotive industry this year. Let’s take a look at some of our favourites! Hatchbacks […]

Top 5 tips for driving around London

It sounds like a nightmare to most drivers, but the reality is driving in London is like driving in any other major European city. You have to have your wits about you, sure, but that is no different whether you are driving in Leeds, Luxembourg or London. Follow our top 5 tips for driving in […]