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# breakdowns - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Over 1,300 motorists broke down on their way to hospital last year, figures from the AA show

More than 20 of these cases involved a passenger who was in labour.

# breakdowns - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'People are delighted when they see the yellow van arrive': On patrol with the AA

We spent a morning with an AA Patrol driver.

# breakdowns - Monday 11 November, 2013

Rise in winter breakdowns due to increasing amount of older cars, says AA

The motoring association also has some handy tips for keeping your car on the road over the next couple of months.

# breakdowns - Monday 3 December, 2012

Rise in number of motorists using wrong fuel, says AA

Motorists are being hit with large bills after accidentally putting unsuitable fuel into their vehicles.

# breakdowns - Sunday 9 October, 2011

State of roads causing increase in puncture breakdowns, says AA

The numbers of punctures rose over the last twelve months – and potholes are to blame, the AA has said.