Jasmine passed her driving test first

How to pass your driving test first time

There are about 45 million drivers on UK roads and about 47% passed their driving test first time.1 So – theoretically at least – you’ve got about a 50% chance of passing your driving test first time. But you can …

Save money on your driving lessons

How to save money on your driving lessons

Learning to drive can be expensive – especially if you go about it the wrong way. This article will help you find the right driving instructor and save money! Before you start learning to drive, you need to research your …

Which way is left?

Which way is left?

Do you always go the right way when your instructor says ‘take the next road on the left please? Or do you sometimes go the wrong way? It’s odd, isn’t it, how someone who usually knows their left from their …

Pass your theory test

How to practice for (and pass!) your theory test

The theory test is, in effect, part one of your driving test. You can’t take the second part (the practical driving test) without passing your theory test first. Given the importance of the theory test, it’s surprising how many people …

How to do a hill start

When new drivers have a problem with starting on hills, it is usually because they are worried about rolling back. If the car rolls back, even a little bit, they ‘panic’ and start tap-dancing with the pedals! But the truth …

Preparing the car to move

The Prepare, Observe, Move (POM) routine provides an easy way to remember the steps needed to safely move away from the side of the road…without stalling! First things first… Check that the handbrake is on before you start the engine. You …