There are a range of vehicles that are considered emergency vehicles on our roads and they come in a range of shapes and sizes and can include sirens and flashing lights. It is good to be aware of the types of emergency vehicles on the road and what to do if you encounter one. Continue reading
While we can’t guarantee that all our students will pass first time, we do have some tips and tricks to make that more likely. Here’s our guide to dealing with driving test nerves! Continue reading
The last thing you want this winter is to be involved in a car accident. With the damage to your car and potential damage to yourself in the process, it can really take the shine off your festive season if you end up on the receiving end of a shunt – or even being the one causing the accident. Continue reading
Statistically motorways in the UK are much safer than other types of roads. Motorways do actually create their own unique challenges which we discuss with some safe driving tips in this article. Continue reading
You have two choices on the type of car you can learn to drive in: manual where you have to change gears by hand or automatic where the gears are changed for you by the car. When you are developing the skills to drive a car, one initial difficulty comes with changing gear and you might be forgiven for thinking that swapping to automatic will make things a whole lot easier. Continue reading
Counterpart Driving Licence
The paper counterpart of the driving licence has now been axed and is no longer valid in the UK, with drivers all over the country now left with useless green scraps of paper.
The counterpart has been replaced by an online system which is designed to be far more efficient and modern.
But although there’s been some publicity about the switchover, not everyone is aware of exactly what’s happened and why. Here’s some more information. Continue reading
Driving Test Manoeuvres
As a driver, being able to reverse into a parking bay is one of the most useful manoeuvres to be able to perform, and is a key manoeuvre to learn for your Driving Test.
Whether you’re out shopping or parking up outside your home, parking bays can be found everywhere.
Reversing isn’t always the easiest skill to master so here’s some tips about how to perform the manoeuvre successfully. Continue reading