He took on bigots dressed in drag as Lily Savage in the 1980s. Now the comedian is speaking up for the plight of people on benefits
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Tuesday 11 January 2011
The Football Association today hailed Vauxhall as the right partner to help take all England's football teams forward after confirming a three-and-a-half-year contract with the car giant.
Friday 07 January 2011
More than two million cars were sold in the UK last year, 1.8% more than in 2009, a new report showed today.
Thursday 30 December 2010
As many as 500 uninsured vehicles are seized every day, with Vauxhall Astras the cars removed from the road most frequently, figures showed today.
Wednesday 22 December 2010
Mystery death spy Gareth Williams visited a series of bondage websites in the months before his death, police revealed today.
Sunday 19 December 2010
Thursday 18 November 2010
Plane spotters, chess champions, marathon runners and historical re-enactors are just a few of the British ‘enthusiasts’ captured through the lens of street photographer Matt Stuart.
Thursday 11 November 2010
Disappointing results from General Motors' European operations, which include the UK car maker Vauxhall, took the shine off the company's latest quarterly results, released yesterday ahead of its planned stock market flotation next week.
Friday 15 October 2010
Peugeot has not crash-tested one of its cars for any driver weighing more than 12 stone 4lb (78kg), an inquest heard today.
Friday 15 October 2010
Thursday 14 October 2010
Questions were raised about the safety of a Peugeot car today following the death of a middle-aged woman in a head-on smash.
Tuesday 12 October 2010
The buyers at the British School of Motoring just can't seem to make up their minds. A little over a year ago, BSM dumped Vauxhall, its long-time supplier of motors, in favour of Fiat. The decision rather made one question the "British" claim made by the company's name, a point it now seems to have accepted too. Yesterday, BSM announced that from 2011 onwards, it will be dropping Fiat and buying its instructors' cars from, wait for it, Vauxhall. U-turns all over the road in other words.
Saturday 09 October 2010
When Rory McIlroy won his first Tour title 20 months ago, he bought himself a Ferrari. When John Parry won his first Tour title two weeks ago he bought himself a Vauxhall Astra.
Wednesday 06 October 2010
New car sales dipped last month compared with the scrappage-boosted figure in September 2009, it was announced today.
Friday 03 September 2010
Chevrolet is to launch a hatchback version if its small-medium Cruze. The Cruze hatch is one of four new models the company plans to unveil at the forthcoming Paris Motor Show, which also include the Cruze-based Orlando seven-seat compact people-carrier.
Monday 23 August 2010
Tom Chilton and Tom Onslow-Cole shared the race wins as the LPG turbo Team Aon Ford dominated the three races at the British Touring Car Championship round at Silverstone yesterday.
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