Catching Up With Friends

22 July 2016 - Category: The Car People

We can’t believe it has been one whole year since we launched our unique loyalty scheme, Friends. With over 50% of our sales coming from repeat customers, we thought we’d celebrate the first year of Friends by catching up with a couple of our valued customers...



Things to do in Yorkshire this Summer

20 July 2016 - Category: None

We recently asked our followers on Twitter for their favourite places to visit in Yorkshire during the summer holidays. We picked out some of our favourites and did some digging into these attractions…

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Going Away With "Friends"

14 July 2016 - Category: The Car People

If you’ve bought a car from us and plan on going away this summer, make sure you take advantage of Friends benefits to make your journey cheaper and hassle-free.

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Local Events Competition T&C's

05 July 2016 - Category: competition

Meet Martyn. He’s looking to take his son to as many local events and attractions as possible throughout the summer school holidays… but doesn’t know where to start. For a chance to #win a cooler bag that’s powered by the 12V adapter in your car, simply tell Martyn about the best local events and attractions in Yorkshire and Manchester to visit throughout the summer school holidays, perfect for him and his son.

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Tried & Tested: Tablet Mounts

30 June 2016 - Category: Reviews

Tablets are an excellent way to keep the kids entertained on those long road trips, and a good headrest mount will make life even easier. We review 5 headrest mounts that you can buy for less than £25.

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Mobile Driving Games You Can Download For Free

20 June 2016 - Category: None

We have reviewed a selection of driving games that you can play on your tablet or phone, ideal for keeping the kiddies entertained on your summer holiday travels. They’re even free of charge too!

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TCP Timeline

16 June 2016 - Category: The Car People

As we prepare for the opening of our fourth branch in Warrington, we look back on The Car People’s history and how our customers have shaped it…

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National Cycling Week 2016

15 June 2016 - Category: None

To celebrate National Bike Week, we asked two of our Car People employees who are both keen cyclists, for their favourite cycling routes.

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Dad's Taxi

09 June 2016 - Category: driving statistics

How many hours do you spend taxiing the kids? Our survey reveals how much parents could earn if they charged their children a taxi fare.

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Me & My Car

09 June 2016 - Category: The Car People

A recent study has shown that women have become more independent and influential when it comes to car buying. Whether choosing for themselves, or having an input in the car buying decision of most males, it’s clear that women have a lot of sway when it comes to acquiring a new car. We decided to tap into this statistic by interviewing three of our female employees to get the lowdown on their motoring preferences.

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