The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has confirmed that the driving test in England, Scotland and Wales will change from Monday 4 December 2017. The changes are designed to make sure new drivers have the skills they’ll need to help them through a lifetime of safe driving. The changes will only apply to car […]
Accident anxiety is prevalent on Britain’s roads, with 79% of drivers describing themselves as worried about driving, a survey suggests. Stress is mostly caused by tailgating (45%), being on the receiving end of road rage (41%) and uninsured drivers (29%). In fact, anxiety is such an issue that 17% of drivers have opted out […]
Holiday and Traffic Delays – Keeping your Cool •Travelling during the holiday season can be challenging- especially if you have a deadline to meet. Plan your route to take into account delays. •If you do get stuck in traffic and it is safe to do so, make a call to your destination and inform them […]
Save £500 on your petrol bill Rachel Lacey from Money Wise Motorists can save up to £500 on petrol every year by improving their driving techniques, according to eco-driving experts. As increases to VAT and fuel duty force petrol prices to an all time high, the Ian Kingdon eco-driver training, has found that pupils who […]
HEAVY SNOW & ICY ROADS ……. BE PREPARED! FACT: More than 90% of road traffic accidents are caused by driver error! Research has shown that the majority of drivers on UK roads do not have the skill necessary to control a skid and thus avoid an accident. There is no substitute for ‘hands-on’ experience in […]
Well Done Ash on passing first time today. Sorry about photo but camera playing up.
“2 years on and still using your technique for parallel parking haha!!
Better enforcement and education to cut road deaths Plans to improve road safety education while taking tough action against the small minority of dangerous drivers were set out by Transport Secretary Philip Hammond today. Careless driving will be made a fixed penalty offence to allow the police more effectively to tackle reckless driving that puts […]