A SHORT while ago I hand a call from someone saying that they had heard that I had been involved in an accident that wasn't my fault.

I congratulated them on their promptness for it happened only some three day's ago.

I had been driving along happily when my mobile rang.

Whilst I was groping about in the centre console to deal with it I failed to notice that the car in front had stopped at a red light and ran into the back of it.

Now I contend that the fault lay not with me but with the caller to my mobile.

It proved to be someone saying that they had heard..........

Derek White

West Moors