2nd November 2010Quote: “I hate that people assume that being famous means you’re an ahole; that you’ll be rude to bar staff, waiters and anyone (further) down the totem pole than you. That you will demand loads of expensive booze, clothes, and drugs, and not expect to pay for it.” Actor Alan Cumming hates the stereotype of stars. TV drama.
Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee ourprivacy noticeWhile most of us are loving the warm weather, the bright sunshine can make driving extremely difficult.Having the sun in your eyes and the bright glare off car bonnets can sometimes make it impossible to see the road ahead clearly.So it very important to always have a pair of sunglasses on hand, just in case those lovely warm rays catch you out.Drivers who get behind the wheel without sunnies on a bright day could actually face a 2,500 fine.UK weather: Britain has warmest EVER winter day for second day runningLegally, you don have to wear sunglasses to drive but if the glare affects your ability to see the road you could be charged with careless driving.This could result in points on your licence and a hefty fine.The on the spot fine is 100, but if you charged and sentenced in court it would be a lot higher.The Highway Code advises stopping if bright lights are affecting your vision.In the weather section of the Highway Code, rule 237 states: “If you are dazzled by bright sunlight, slow down and if necessary, stop.”And according to the AA you can just throw on any old sunnies.Some types of sunglasses, know as variable tint lenses, change based on how sunny it is.But these are no good when it comes to driving as car windscreens filter out UV light so they can adapt properly.On the other end of the scale, many glasses are actually too tinted for driving as they make it too dark.So it always worth checking when you buy a new pair whether they are suitable for driving.The AA recommends always keeping a pair of sunglasses in the car, just in case we ever treated to a few surprise rays.Top news stories from Mirror OnlinePrincess Beatrice weddingQueen wore Princess Beatrice’s wedding dress to movie premiere nearly 60 years agoPrincess Beatrice was loaned a treasured tiara and a dress by the Queen for her big day in an unusual gesture that would normally be determined by the pecking order of the royalsPrince George’s birthday tradition started by Diana that William ‘struggles with’Royal FamilyJulia Samuel, godmother to Prince George, who celebrates his seventh birthday on July 22, says she has borrowed the gift giving tradition from her long time friend Princess DianaPrincess Beatrice’s new husband shares three new photos from secret weddingPrincess BeatriceThe property developer tied the knot with the royal in a ceremony in Windsor in the presence of the Queen after being forced to scrap their original plansPrincess Beatrice wedding: Why Meghan, Harry, Kate and William weren’t therePrincess Beatrice weddingPrince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle weren’t among the guests when Princess Beatrice and property tycoon Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi got married in Windsor.