Latest News from Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental

Read the latest news from Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental, including the latest developments in the car hire industry, new car launches, features and reviews, as well as the latest news from the UK events, travel and tourism markets, and changes to legislation.

The most magnificent places on Earth

Happy Earth Day! The Planet Earth is without doubt the coolest, most beautiful (and most inhabitable) planet out there. We love it so much that we compiled a little list of the top five places on earth that take our breath away. This was so hard to do as there are thousands and thousands of places on Earth that can easily be on this list. This chart can definitely be debated upon, but anyways here we go.

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Driving in the UK without a UK licence – What you need to know

Hiring a car in the UK country can sometimes be daunting and not observing legislation can really ruin your holiday – and leave you without a vehicle. As we receive many queries from clients abroad about driving in the UK, we decided to include some of the FAQs in one place, for your convenience.

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Lake District nominated for a UNESCO World Heritage status

The Lake District is the UK’s only choice for the 2017 nominations following Government talks from 2014 to put it forward as a World Heritage Site.

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Let’s drive 500 miles…

Stunning views, fresh tarmac and blazing sunshine – what else do you need for an epic road trip? Scotland’s answer to Route 66 was unveiled in 2015 – and it’s called the North Coast 500. Remember its name.

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Celebrating training- an interview with Bryan MacDermid, BVLRA Rental Operator Award winner, and Elaine Ellis, Training Manager

At the annual BVRLA Dinner at London this year, Bryan MacDermid from Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental received one of the most important awards in the Industry Achievement category – the Certificate for Rental Operator Skills. We sat down with Bryan and the Arnold Clark Rental Training Manager, Elaine Ellis, to discuss how hard the exam was and how important staff training is.

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