New Driving Test

New Driving Test

Driving test: Learners must be able to use sat navs The new Driving test will come into effect on 4th December 2017. Learner drivers will have to be able to follow directions from a sat nav and drive into a parking space to pass their test. Watch the DVSA Video about the changes coming into effect. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lI08tzIfo4c Ministers have announced four changes to the current test which will come into force on 4 December. Drivers will also be expected to answer vehicle safety questions while on the move and complete 20 minutes of independent driving rather than 10. The RAC Foundation said it would be a "far more realistic assessment". Changing behaviours The Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), which is in charge of running driving tests and approving instructors,…
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Learner Driver Insurance

Learner Driver Insurance

what is learner driver insurance? Blackpool Driving School work in partnership with Marmalade's Learner Driver Insurance ┬áto help you to get those all-important extra hours of driving practice by offering flexible and comprehensive cover for provisional licence holders to drive a family member's or a friend's car. Cover is available for 30, 60 or 90 days and the best news is that it won't affect the owner's No Claims Discount. It's simple to get a quote and you can be covered in minutes. After you've held your first policy with us, if you need to top up your driving practice, you can also choose to renew for 7 or 14 days. how does learner driver insurance work? Learner insurance is designed to sit alongside the main insurance policy on the…
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Sinead Murphy – 8th June

Sinead Murphy – 8th June

Congratulations to Sinead Murphy on passing her Driving Test 1st time after a short 10 hour intensive driving course. Sinead already has a car and said passing her test will help with getting to and from work. Congratulations from your Driving Instructor Simon Anson and all the team at BDS Driving School
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Olivia Walker Smith  – 8th June

Olivia Walker Smith – 8th June

  Congratulations to Olivia Walker Smith on passing her driving test on 8th June after a 20 hour course. Olivia said that the licence will come in handy for work and that "Liz has really good teaching methods. I learnt all my manoeuvres really quick". Well done from your driving instructor Liz McKenzie and all the team at Blackpool Driving School.
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Wade Cummings 2nd June

Wade Cummings 2nd June

Congratulations to Wade Cummings of Sheffield who passed his driving test first time on the 2nd of June. Well done from your Driving Instructor Liz McKenzie and all the team at BDS Driving School.
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