Entries by Melanie Wooding Jones

Christmas 2019

We love Christmas and what could be better than during a season of giving, we support our local community. The Community Christmas Tree has been supplied by us and delivered to Redbourn Parish Council who have erected it on the Common by the war memorial. Saturday the tree was decorated with many baubles from villagers. […]

Are you ready for winter?

 The AA report that the majority of accidents happen over the winter months with a steep rise in reported breakdowns.  But why do our cars suddenly become unreliable?  What makes Winter different from other seasons? The cold weather conditions affect many parts of a car – the oil becomes thicker (like honey left in a […]

Purple Tuesday

Redbourn Auto Solutions pledges support to Purple Tuesday Redbourn Auto Solutions joins 2000+ businesses and organisations making changes to support disabled customers Redbourn Auto Solutions in Redbourn is joining the likes of Sainsbury’s, Sky, West Ham United and M&S to improve the customer experience for disabled people by supporting Purple Tuesday on 12th November. As […]

First Car Buying Guide

Buying your first car?  Then this is the guide for you! Ask anyone what they had as their first car, and they will talk with great affection about it, including its imperfections!  So, with such an important purchase, its important to get it right.  Here we explore the significance of budgeting and choosing the right […]

Tyres Explained

Tyres Explained   With such a wide variety of tyre on the market, how do we know what to choose?  Where do we get good advice?  How do we know we are not paying too much… or which are safe?   UK Tyre Law and EU Legislation protect the motorist in so far as what […]


Christmas at Redbourn Auto Solutions We love this time of the year, and thoroughly enjoy the Christmas songs the technicians (elves) sing in the workshop.  Maybe we’ll get to see Santa’s Sleigh this year…..  We’re beginning to think we have the ‘real’ Santa in our MD whos beard is growing nicely!   Festive lights and […]

Polar Post Box Trail

We’re excited to be part of the Polar Post Box Trail!   Find all the Polar Bear Plunge post boxes! There are 23 in total, around St Albans with a couple in Redbourn, Wheathampstead and Harpenden. We hope they make you smile.  To find out more, donate or just to complete the trail, please see […]

Purple Tuesday

We’re supporting Purple Tuesday Nearly one in every five people in the UK has a disability or impairment, and over half of households have a connection to someone with a disability. There are still real (and perceived) barriers that make it harder for disabled people to find work, spend money online and in store, and […]

Our Story

Our Story Setting up your own business sounds so easy on paper, even exciting, but no-one explains the impact on you and your family when faced with so many challenges on a daily basis.  So, here is the truth about setting up an SME: the highs, the lows and our motivation to keep going. Setting […]