Thanks for your kind offer Beaky. I don't tend to get out of Kent very often, but if I do I will certainly take you up on your generosity.
Just trying to justify to the wife why I need to spend "more money" (her words not mine) on my car!
Speaking with direct line will only cost me £24 between now and early may when my policy renews for a remap! didn't think that was too shabby.