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How Motoring Has Changed

Its been 28 years since I passed my test, and 25 years since I started driving professionally. In that time a lot has changed on the roads so I was interested when The RAC published the 25th edition of its annual report on motoring. So, what has actually changed in motoring since their first report…

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After you’ve passed your test…………….

So, you’ve passed your driving test and all you want to do is get out on the road to take your new-found freedom for a spin. As exciting as taking to the road alone for the first time is, it can also be pretty daunting. After having sat next to your driving instructor and parents…

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The Secret to Parking Anywhere!

For many qualified drivers parallel and bay parking is a skill that is soon forgotten, or in fact was never learnt. It doesn’t matter if you’re a new driver or if you’ve been driving for years, parking can be tricky and parallel parking in particular does seem to be a challenge for many drivers. I…

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Dealing with Driving Test Nerves

Driving Test Nerves – How To Calm Them If you are affected by nerves before your driving test then the first thing to remember is that you are not alone. Driving test nerves affects the vast majority of learner drivers – the overwhelming majority of whom will eventually go on to pass their driving test….

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Driving at Night

As the nights are starting to draw in, I am again reminded of the many drivers I have met over the years who dislike driving at night, and one or two who have a real phobia of it. And this phobia is far more common than you think it would be, in fact it even…

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Revealed the top 10 most dangerous driving songs Whenever I drive my wife’s car, the first thing I always do is turn off the CD player!! She cant drive without listening to music, and her music of choice, Rock or Country, is not my taste! Did you know that the type of music you listen…

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I am always surprised by the number of new drivers who aren’t aware of the huge benefits of undertaking the Pass Plus course. So this blog will introduce Pass Plus The Problem Newly qualified drivers are much more vulnerable than they realize. Statistics show that new drivers are more likely to have an accident within their first two years of…

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Summer’s rapidly approaching. You’ve booked your last driving lesson with us and before you know it you will be passing your test and enjoying new freedom this summer. What better way to make the most of your new licence than a summer road trip! But before you head off to the beach, we’re here to…

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The weather forecast is predicting poor conditions; Somerset has already experienced snow and ice is now predicated. Nobody wants to break down or get stuck in the snow, but if you are unfortunate enough to have it happen to you, it is better to be prepared. So here is a timely reminder of what I…

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