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24 May, 2013, 13:33 BST Hiring a Car Doesn't Have to Involve Hidden Costs

As a recent Which? report criticises car hire companies for lack of transparency over fees, Carrentals.co.uk offers advice to consumers on how to...


24 May, 2013, 13:29 BST Hiring a Car Doesn't Have to Involve Hidden Costs

As a recent Which? report criticises car hire companies for lack of transparency over fees, Carrentals.co.uk offers advice to consumers on how to...


18 Mar, 2013, 13:51 GMT CarrentalsUK Supports Ski 4 Cancer Charity

Leading car hire comparator Carrentals.co.uk has announced it will be supporting the Ski 4 Cancer charity on its latest fundraising scheme in France. ...


05 Mar, 2013, 16:26 GMT Global Car Hire Comparator Extends 'Book and Donate' Scheme to Raise Money for Newly Founded Charity

National 'Book and Donate' scheme being rolled out in aid of recently launched charity, Reuben's Retreat Global car hire comparator,...


06 Nov, 2012, 16:11 GMT It's True - Women Are Better Drivers than Men

A new survey from car hire comparison site http://www.carrentals.co.uk has found that women drivers perform better on the roads compared to men,...


06 Nov, 2012, 16:00 GMT It's True - Women are Better Drivers Than Men

A new survey reveals that, contrary to widespread belief, women are better drivers in terms of knowledge of the highway-code, number of penalty...


30 Oct, 2012, 14:07 GMT Carrentals.co.uk Announces Latest 'Book & Donate' Days for StreetSmart Charity

For the second year running, comparator will donate £1 for every booking made on 1st November 2012 to help support homeless charities across the UK...


21 Aug, 2012, 16:39 BST Save in Spain Before September VAT Increase

Leading car hire comparison site Carrentals.co.uk warns holidaymakers heading for Spain to book their vehicles before September, when VAT will rise...


16 Aug, 2012, 17:58 BST Car Hire Comparator Raises Funds to Pay for Cancer Charity Respite Days

Carrentals.co.uk generates funds through its 'Book and Donate' days to pay for 28 respite days for families affected by cancer Car hire comparator...


23 Jul, 2012, 13:13 BST London Accounts for 40% of UK Car Hire Bookings Despite Olympics Traffic Concerns

With just four days to go, drivers are showing little concern for the heavy traffic congestion expected in London for the Olympics as...


21 Jun, 2012, 16:36 BST Brits Choose Holidays in the UK to Allow More Breaks Away

Survey finds British holidaymakers opt for UK and Ireland destinations over travelling abroad A new survey of over 2,500 respondents has found many...


02 May, 2012, 15:16 BST Carrentals.co.uk Partners With The 4 Cancer Group For Latest 'Book & Donate' Campaign

Cancer charity to benefit from car hire comparator donation days Carrentals.co.uk has chosen the 4 Cancer Group for its upcoming 'Book & Donate'...


18 Apr, 2012, 15:30 BST Count Down To Olympics Sees Visitors Secure Early Car Hire

With 100 days to go, Carrentals.co.uk advises fans of the Olympic games to plan their visits well in advance Leading price comparison website...


03 Apr, 2012, 15:14 BST Car Hire Comparator Raises Thousands of Pounds for Charity StreetSmart

Car hire comparator Carrentals.co.uk has raised £5,662 with the help of the government's match funding for StreetSmart, a charity which supports more ...


03 Jan, 2012, 13:01 GMT Carrentals.co.uk Launches 'Book & Donate' Days for StreetSmart Charity

Comparator to Donate £1 for Every Booking Made on 11 January 2012 to Help Support Homeless Charities Across the UK Carrentals.co.uk is launching its...


06 Dec, 2011, 10:51 GMT Carrentals.co.uk Launches 12 Days of Christmas Competition, Supporting StreetSmart

An iPad 2, London Eye tickets and more are up for grabs in a new festive competition that will also help support homeless charities across the UK...


29 Nov, 2011, 17:44 GMT 'Road Sense' Campaign Launched to Encourage Motorists to Drive More Responsibly

Carrentals.co.uk Launches Road Sense Safety Campaign with Brake to Help Raise Awareness for Dangers on the Road Car hire comparator Carrentals.co.uk...


18 Nov, 2011, 14:37 GMT Cost of Motoring is Putting UK Lives at Risk Finds New Survey

A new survey of over 2,300 motorists has found many are now risking their lives to save money on their car maintenance costs - 1 in 3 have delayed...


18 Nov, 2011, 14:32 GMT Cost of Motoring is Putting UK Lives at Risk Finds New Survey

British drivers are cutting back on vital motoring checks to help them save money, despite the onset of winter, says major new survey A new survey of ...


26 Oct, 2011, 15:22 BST Return to GMT Marks Surge in Bookings for Festive Escapes Says Car Hire Comparator

Christmas and New Year travellers should book early to secure availability of the right vehicle and extras such as winter tyres and child seats...


13 Oct, 2011, 16:35 BST Half Term Car Hire Still Available for £6 Per Day

Leading Comparator Advises Families on the Best Deals for Car Hire During the October Half Term Families looking to take a break over the October...


22 Sep, 2011, 12:41 BST Carrentals.co.uk Sponsors World Record Breaking Taxi Journey

'It's on the Meter' Expedition Breaks the Guinness World Record for the Longest Ever Taxi Ride on Reaching Tibet, as it Attempts to Drive From London ...


13 Sep, 2011, 12:17 BST Rugby World Cup Car Hire - Still Available from £24 per day

Leading comparator advises travelling rugby fans on the best deals for car hire during the Rugby World Cup With one of the world's largest sporting...


07 Sep, 2011, 12:52 BST Car Renters Beware 'Unfair Wear & Tear' Charges

Travellers renting cars are being advised to report any 'wear and tear' issues they experience with a car, including concerns such as brake and...


07 Sep, 2011, 12:38 BST Car Renters Beware 'Unfair Wear & Tear' Charges

Travellers renting cars are being advised to report any 'wear and tear' issues they experience with a car, including concerns such as brake and...