Those receiving our famous AA star classification were included in subsequent editions of the Members' Handbook.
An ally of Jeremy Corbyn has quit Labour’s frontbench after speaking out beyond his brief to propose doubling council tax for high-value homes.Chris Williamson, 61, the MP for Derby North, is a staunch left-wing party figure...We introduced the first AA routes around 1912 with handwritten details, and by 1929 we were issuing 239,000 routes a year.From 1912 we started inspecting and classifying hotels.1,500 agents were listed in the AA Members' Special Handbook, which first appeared in 1908.
The first hotels were listed in the handbook from 1909.
An early AA patrol salutes a passing car On 19 June 1905, Charles Jarrott and a group of other like-minded individuals met at the Lyons' Trocadero Restaurant in Shaftesbury Avenue, London.
Forming a committee and operating under the initial title of 'The Motorists' Mutual Association', (MMA) they came together to consider ways to overcome the perceived police oppression of early motorists and their use of speed-traps.
Theresa May has criticised peers for voting to restrict media freedom, saying the plans would “undermine high-quality journalism and a free press”.
Ministers have pledged to overturn amendments passed in the Lords on Wednesday...
It is an opportunity for us to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year.