Looking After Your Car During Lockdown

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and car travel being limited, these are very trying times for all of us. However, despite not being able to get on the road as often as you’d like, you can still show your vehicle

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  • 30th Mar, 2020

New Style Number Plates Explained

The number plate format we currently use (as of 2020) was introduced in September of 2001. This new format brought a significant change over the previous style that was developed during the 1960s. This most recent format is now being

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  • 20th Feb, 2020

How To Buy a Private Number Plate?

Man & Woman buying reg plate online

Thinking of making an investment, or purchasing a memorable birthday gift in the form of a custom personalised number plate? There’s a common misconception that the process of choosing, purchasing and installing a registration plate is overly complicated and time-consuming.

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  • 7th Jan, 2020

The 19 Best Christmas Driving Songs for 2019

It’s the time of the year where we dig to the back of the glovebox and brush off the old Christmas CDs ready to get in the festive spirit. Over the years, there have been many Christmas driving songs released

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  • 28th Nov, 2019

20 Series Number Plates Available!

20 series dvla number plates

20 Series Number Plates Available! The latest release of the 20 series of number plates is now available to purchase. These can be held on retention until you are ready to assign to a vehicle. Hundreds of names, words and

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  • 12th Nov, 2019

Automatic Number Plate Recognition FAQs

automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) Cars

There are plenty of questions and rumours around this topic and it can be difficult to find the answer you’re looking for. So, here at Reg Plates searched the internet for some of your most popular questions regarding automatic number

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  • 20th Aug, 2019

How To Read Number Plates in the UK

You see them hundreds of times each day but have you ever stopped to think about what exactly a number plate tells us? In this blog, we’ll take a look at the current and historical reg plate systems and how

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  • 14th Aug, 2019

IG 1 Number Plate Sells For £222,000

IG 1 Number plate auction

The personalised number plate IG 1 sold today at a DVLA auction for £222,000 hammer price. This brings the all in price to over £287,000 with the VAT and auctioneers fees. Short number 1 number plates have continued to prove

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  • 18th Jul, 2019