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Hi, I recieved a fixed penalty notice for a vehicle I have
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hi.. i have a court summons for not having valid car insurance
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I received a letter in November advising me that my bike was
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I sent my slip off to the DVLA advising of change of ownership
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i have recieved a requsition to attend court by the dvla regarding
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I bought a car last week and its been towed by DVLA
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I received a phone call this morning from a baliff saying I
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Hi, Ive just received a summons relating to a speeding offence
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Hi. I have a court summons for keeping a mechanically propelled
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Hi, last March I sold a motor car and myself and the new owner
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I received a letter from Selby Magistrates Court saying I
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I WAS CAUGHT SPEEDING IN FEB THIS YEAR . MY WIFE RETURNED THE
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