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Re: Law on using satnav on your phone...
Quick Google search turned up this:
Note 'illegal', i.e. it's breaking the law, not just ignoring a bit of highway code.
For this reason I don't fancy your chances trying to make an issue out of it. Try to take it further, and so could the magistrate if he's in a bad mood that day.
PS: (edit) - you should also inform your insurer, if you don't and you're involved in an incident, and then your insurer finds out that you've been given 3 points and a fine that they didn't know about, you can expect your insurance to be 'void'.
Also, next year's premium is likely to go up by approx. £30 - 50 per point.
Basically, you've dropped yourself in the do-do's. Limit the damage by accepting gracefully.
NB: I speak from the point of view of someone who was done for speeding last year.
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Last edited by Mike H025; 14th August 2014 at 05:04 PM.