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The realisation that not everyone is a perfect driver

The realisation that not everyone is a perfect driver

24 August 2016

Bobby Hopkinson

I have just got back from a family holiday in Italy which was great fun, and a little too heavy on the pizza but I am not complaining. In fact my only complaint would be the mad driving that I witnessed – the drivers over there literally have no fear, the feeling of fear is left for the pedestrians trying to dodge moving cars!
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Bobby Hopkinson

Hi, my name is Bobby and I recently turned 17 and after months of waiting I am just about to start my driving lessons. I am currently studying for my AS exams: PE, History, Applied Science and Business Studies. I live in in the middle of nowhere in Suffolk, near Bury St Edmunds and so learning to drive is really important for me to gain some freedom! My hobbies include playing rugby, throwing the javelin, playing cricket, training in the gym, and seeing my girlfriend and mates.


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Learning the ways of the road - my journey so far

Learning the ways of the road - my journey so far

15 June 2016

Bobby Hopkinson

So, I am now a few lessons in to my driving journey and so far it’s been great, really positive and I have found that despite what all my sisters, my girlfriend and Mum say, I can listen to instructions and have enjoyed learning new stuff. I really look forward to my lessons and now my AS exams are out the way I feel I can really concentrate on my driving this summer and get as much practice done in between my lessons as possible.
A glimpse into the world of a learner driver

A glimpse into the world of a learner driver

13 May 2016

Bobby Hopkinson

Learning to drive is a key focus for me at the moment. I have my first lesson booked for 3rd May and I can’t wait to get in the driving seat and get started with my lessons. To make sure I was prepared for these lessons I have already had a few practice drives with my brother-in-law, Simon, who has been driving for a while as he said he would show me the ropes ahead of the official lesson.