Dawn Ayres

Another uninsured driver off the roads

car light snow cold weather

Another uninsured driver has been removed from the road – for now! The car driver veered onto the wrong side of the road, almost colliding head on with a police car he could not see – his windscreen was frozen over! His vehicle was seized. Police who stopped the vehicle added: “Driving like this is […]

Child safety and dodgy tyres on cars and vans

child father tyres

The 20-year-old driver of a Vauxhall Zafira pulled over by the Roads Policing Team on Monday 7 January, 2019 has been shamed for his driving offences. Police found a three-year-old child without a seatbelt, or a suitable car seat, inside the vehicle. The vehicle had two defective tyres that were so worn the cords were […]

Beware flat batteries in cold weather

jumper cables

Drivers were warned to be aware of flat batteries on Wednesday this week with the return to work for the first working day of the new year after many vehicles have been left standing over the holidays. It’s one of the busiest days of the year for recovery crews and flat batteries are the main […]

Christmas Hamper Winner!

Dawn Ayres, Director of Bushey Hall Garage, presents customer David Cameron with a sweet hamper worth nearly £50, on December 21st. The competition was geared to drive people to the new Bushey Hall website to find the answer to the question:  Bushey Hall Garage provides an exclusive service.  What is it?  David correctly bounced back with […]

Road Rage at its Worst!

All motorists, car or van drivers, have a responsibility out there on the road – to stay alert and drive with care.  Never act in haste or assume anything.  This 26.11.18  ITV News article is a classic example of what can go wrong if we are too hasty:  ‘A driver suffering a stroke was punched […]

Support the call for MOT safety

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A White Paper is out to start the process, which could make the first MOT on vehicles 4 years from date of registration. Safety groups say death rates will rise and cases of serious injury will increase as a result. Our MOT station sees vehicles 3 years old with tyres down to the cords, lights […]

Bosch eco bulbs

Our customers can now  save money on their vehicle bulbs.  We are a Bosch Car Service centre and Bosch has a new ECO bulb range available to the trade.  That means our customers needing bulbs now have the option of a Bosch branded product at a lower price point.  The range covers 25 of the […]

Winter is coming

snow on car window

Time to check out a few things with the cold snap upon us and nights drawing in: Batteries, wipers, bulbs and brakes. Batteries coming up to the end of life can easily give problems in the cold spell. Wipers need to be in good condition and bulbs and brakes in full working order. If you […]

New Bosch app for roadside assistance


Technology on new cars and vans is now so advanced that if you are involved in a road traffic accident and your airbag goes off, your vehicle can contact the emergency services for you and give your exact location. If you are driving an existing motor, Bosch has now designed a system, costing from as little as £59, which goes […]

The summer is here and the weather is fine!

Audi R8

With the warmer weather upon us,  it’s time for those with air conditioning in their vehicles to ensure the system is operating effectively. We always advise our customers run their air conditioning systems throughout the year, not just in the summer months.  This helps avoid any performance issues.  However, many drivers  don’t and when they […]

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Bushey Hall Garage
Bushey Hall Drive
WD23 2QE