Distracted driving: Everyone hates it, but most of us do it, study finds

Enlarge Insurance company Esurance has a new study out on distracted driving, and it makes for interesting reading. Almost everyone agrees distracted driving is bad, yet it’s still remarkably prevalent. Even drivers who report rarely driving distracted also report that they engage in distracting behaviors. The study also raises some questions about the growing complexity […]

BBC Breakfast viewers distracted from show by VERY odd disappearance: 'Poor chap'

Naga Munchetty and Charlie Stayt were talking with one of the BBC Breakfast reporters when the moment happened. News correspondent Andy Moore was reporting that many local councils across the country will be raising council tax in April, however, those at home could barely concentrate on what he was saying. Eagle-eyed fans had spotted that […]

DRIVER WARNING: More than 6,000 motorists caught at least twice driving while distracted

Figures released yesterday by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency highlight the problem of repeat offenders. Over 400 drivers were caught three times, 20 were caught four times and three were even caught five times, according to a Freedom of Information request. Motoring groups warned the figures illustrate how a perceived lack of enforcement means […]

Coronation Street spoilers: Billy Mayhew near death but fans are DISTRACTED by huge gaffe

After leaving court, Billy (played by Daniel Brocklebank) was assaulted by an unknown assailant who punched the vicar and pushed a four-leaf clover that his adopted daughter Summer (Matilda Freeman) had made into his leg. However, Billy didn’t realise he was bleeding until Peter Barlow (Chris Gascoyne) pointed it out and pulled the item from […]

Distracted driving, dog in lap: Make it illegal? That dog won't hunt

Those happy dogs sitting in a driver’s lap or hanging their heads out the car window may look like the model of canine companionship. But they’re also potential projectiles, poised to rocket through the air in a crash. “A 10-pound dog can turn into 300 pounds of force at 30 miles an hour,” said Richard […]

Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid thrown into CHAOS as Good Morning Britain host distracted

Alex Beresford was put on the roof of ITV‘s studios today as he was on the hunt for the incredibly rare Jupiter and Venus rising.  However, as he was telling viewers, it was a very cold day and as he was wrapped up warm, he struggled to focus on his presenting duties.  As Piers, 52, […]

Sunday Brunch fans distracted as guest flaunts bust in low cut top: ‘It’s breakfast time!'

Singer Anne Marie was positively glowing as she appeared on the show earlier this morning with hosts Simon Rimmer and Tim Lovejoy.  The 26-year-old showed off her best assets in a tiny purple shirt which was tied loosely around her cleavage.  However, viewers couldn’t help but become distracted by her revealing outfit, flocking to Twitter […]