Are you one of the 28% of drivers who name their cars?
Research by DVLA shows that over a quarter of UK motorists have named their car, with 28% of those surveyed saying that they had given their car a name. ‘Doris’, ‘Dave’, ‘Henry’, ‘Betsy’ and ‘Bumble’ were popular choices, with the largest proportion of those who said they named their car coming from the East Midlands … Continue reading Are you one of the 28% of drivers who name their cars?
CV Show at Birmingham’s NEC 2019
Following on from our very successful exhibiting at the 2018 show earlier this year S-P-M Number Plates will again be attending the show at the NEC next summer demonstrating our patented state of the art system. For information on the show please visit https://cvshow.com/
World Cup 2018
Show your support for the England Team with our S-P- M St George’s Cross Plate. …(and for our customers in Scotland and Wales you can always display the plates we manufacture below! 😉 )
SPM-UK @ Automechanika 2018, NEC
Automechanika is the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production sector, and this year’s 2018 event was another big success, as well as a record year. After a successful and enjoyable three days at the show, we are now busy following up all the leads and interest we received from visitors. We … Continue reading SPM-UK @ Automechanika 2018, NEC
BRITISH STANDARD CERTIFICATION (BSAU145E)
In 2016 S-P-M Ltd achieved its own British Standard Certification, which was independently tested by AWL a certified QKAS accredited laboratory. S-P-M Plates not only meet the current BSAU145d but also passed the standard for the proposed BSAU145e Draft. We will update customers if and when the new legislation is passed by law.
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SHOW
We would like to thank all customers old and new who visited our stand at the Commercial Vehicle Show earlier this month. The show was a great success and we are now looking forward to Automechanika UK at the NEC on the 5-7th June. We will see you there.
Reports of spy cameras misreading one million number plates a day
ONLINE NUMBER PLATE SUPPLIER PROSECUTED
Large fines for online number plate supplier Staff at internet based business number1showplates has been prosecuted for making and supplying illegal number plates. They have been ordered to pay Milton Keynes Council £200,000 in prosecution costs, received suspended prison sentances and made to carry out 240 hours unpaid work as punishment. Read more at: http://www.miltonkeynes.co.uk
Will cars need new number plates? “probably not” says BBC Europe correspondent Chris Morris, because there’s no EU-wide law on vehicle registration on car number plates, and the EU flag symbol is a voluntary identifier and not compulsory. The DVLA says there has been no discussion about what would happen to plates with the flag … Continue reading BREXIT ?!
FIXERS – WE HAVE IT COVERED !
Do you prefer to drill & screw your number plates? Stick them using adhesive pads? There is no wrong or right way, its purely a personal preference. Whichever you prefer S-P-M have the perfect solution. SELF TAPPING SCREWS High quality stainless steel self tapping screws complete with a variety of coloured caps, bagged in 100s … Continue reading FIXERS – WE HAVE IT COVERED !